Halifax - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 4:00 AM AST Thursday 17 January 2019

2Low Risk




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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 5:00 PM AST Wednesday 16 January 2019

Wednesday night

2 - Low Risk

Thursday

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 Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

Climate change results in more frequent and severe heat waves, which make smog and air pollution worse.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

AQHIScale

Observed ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

4:00 AM AST Thursday 17 January 2019

 

Forecast Maximums


Wednesday night
2 - Low Risk



Thursday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM AST Wednesday 16 January 2019

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

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