Hamilton Downtown - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 3:00 PM EDT Thursday 16 August 2018

4Moderate 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:

  • No need to modify your usual outdoor activities unless you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Issued at: 6:00 AM EDT Thursday 16 August 2018

Thursday

4 - Moderate Risk

Thursday night

3 - Low Risk

Friday

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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Air pollution can affect your health in different ways, from minor symptoms such as a scratchy throat, to more serious symptoms such as difficulty breathing or heart problems.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Province of Ontario.

AQHIScale

Observed Conditions


4 - Moderate Risk

Calculated at:

3:00 PM EDT Thursday 16 August 2018


Forecast Maximums


Thursday
4 - Moderate Risk



Thursday night
3 - Low Risk



Friday
3 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM EDT Thursday 16 August 2018


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Province of Ontario.

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