Calgary - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM MDT Friday 19 September 2014

3Low Risk

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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
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10
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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.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 5:00 AM MDT Friday 19 September 2014

Friday
4 - Moderate Risk
Friday night
3 - Low 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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Pollutants are absorbed into your bloodstream as you breathe, traveling throughout your body and starting a chemical chain reaction that can affect your heart and other organs.

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development and Alberta Health and Wellness.