Metro Vancouver - SW - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 6:00 PM PDT Monday 20 October 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: 5:00 PM PDT Monday 20 October 2014

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, your physician, or your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

You can plant trees to fight air pollution: their leaves trap airborne particles, which are then washed away by the rain.


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: 6:00 PM PDT Monday 20 October 2014

 

Forecast Maximums


Monday night

2 - Low Risk



Tuesday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Monday 20 October 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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