Courtenay - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 2:00 AM PDT Saturday 20 October 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: 12:45 AM PDT Saturday 20 October 2018

Friday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Saturday

3 - 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 often breathe through their mouths, allowing polluted air to bypass natural filters in the nose and go straight into their lungs.


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 ConditionsFootnote


3 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

2:00 AM PDT Saturday 20 October 2018


Forecast Maximums


Friday night
4 - Moderate Risk



Saturday
3 - Low Risk




Issued at:

12:45 AM PDT Saturday 20 October 2018


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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