Sydney - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 4:00 AM AST Tuesday 18 February 2020

2Low 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: 5:00 PM AST Monday 17 February 2020

Monday night

3 - 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 Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

Choices we make every day like driving our cars or burning wood to heat our homes, significantly impact our local air quality.


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 Tuesday 18 February 2020

 

Forecast Maximums


Monday night
3 - Low Risk



Tuesday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM AST Monday 17 February 2020

 

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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