Metro Vancouver - SW - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 2:00 PM PST Thursday 18 December 2014

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.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 6:00 AM PST Thursday 18 December 2014

Thursday

3 - Low Risk

Thursday night

3 - Low Risk

Friday

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 your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

You can play a part in reducing air pollution. Many car trips are less than 3 kilometres: an average person can cycle 3 kilometres in under 15 minutes.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, Metro Vancouver and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

2 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 2:00 PM PST Thursday 18 December 2014

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday

3 - Low Risk



Thursday night

3 - Low Risk



Friday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM PST Thursday 18 December 2014

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, Metro Vancouver and the B.C. Lung Association.

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