Ottawa - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 2:00 AM EST Saturday 20 December 2014

3Low Risk




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Low Risk
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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 EST Friday 19 December 2014

Friday night

3 - Low Risk

Saturday

4 - Moderate 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...?

Running your gas powered lawnmower for 1 hour is equal to driving a new car between 320 and 480 kilometres.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, the ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques du Québec, Ottawa Public Health and the Direction de la santé publique de l'Outaouais.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

3 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 2:00 AM EST Saturday 20 December 2014

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday night

3 - Low Risk



Saturday

4 - Moderate Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM EST Friday 19 December 2014

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, the ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques du Québec, Ottawa Public Health and the Direction de la santé publique de l'Outaouais.

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