Squamish - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 10:00 AM PDT Wednesday 18 October 2017

1Low Risk




1
2
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4
5
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8
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10
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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: 5:00 PM PDT Tuesday 17 October 2017

Tuesday night

3 - Low Risk

Wednesday

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...?

Children are vulnerable to air pollution: they inhale more air per kilogram of body weight than adults and therefore breathe in more pollutants.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale
 

Observed Conditions

 

1 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

10:00 AM PDT Wednesday 18 October 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday night
3 - Low Risk



Wednesday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM PDT Tuesday 17 October 2017

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

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