North Okanagan - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM PST Monday 22 January 2018

3Low Risk




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Low Risk
(1-3)

Moderate Risk
(4-6)

High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PST Monday 22 January 2018

Monday

2 - Low Risk

Monday night

2 - Low Risk

Tuesday

2 - Low Risk

Who is at risk?

People with heart and lung conditions are most affected by air pollution.

To find out if you are at risk, consult the health guide, your physician, or your local health authority.

Visit the national AQHI Web site to learn more about the AQHI.

Did you know...?

Exposure to air pollution may cause healthy people to experience irritated eyes, increased mucus in the nose or throat, coughing or difficulty breathing, especially during exercise.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen, and the City of Vernon.

AQHIScale
 

Observed Conditions

 

3 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

1:00 PM PST Monday 22 January 2018

 

Forecast Maximums


Monday
2 - Low Risk



Monday night
2 - Low Risk



Tuesday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM PST Monday 22 January 2018

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen, and the City of Vernon.

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