Metro Vancouver - SW - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM PDT Wednesday 2 September 2015

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.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Wednesday 2 September 2015

Wednesday

3 - Low Risk

Wednesday night

2 - Low Risk

Thursday

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...?

The poor and disadvantaged in our society may be more at risk as they often live in neighbourhoods close to major highways and industry.


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: 1:00 PM PDT Wednesday 2 September 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Wednesday

3 - Low Risk



Wednesday night

2 - Low Risk



Thursday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Wednesday 2 September 2015

 

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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