Whitehorse - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 AM PST Tuesday 24 November 2020

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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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High Risk
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Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 5:00 PM MST Monday 23 November 2020

Monday night

2 - 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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

After a labour dispute shut down an American steel mill, respiratory hospital admissions in children substantially decreased. They increased to pre-strike levels when it ended.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of Yukon.

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Observed ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

1:00 AM PST Tuesday 24 November 2020

 

Forecast Maximums


Monday night
2 - Low Risk



Tuesday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM MST Monday 23 November 2020

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of Yukon.

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