Ottawa - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 3:00 AM EDT Friday 29 May 2015

1Low 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 EDT Thursday 28 May 2015

Thursday night

3 - Low Risk

Friday

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, your physician, or your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

Every day, some 20,000 litres of air pass through our lungs, enough to blow up 600 beach balls.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Province of Ontario, 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

 

1 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 3:00 AM EDT Friday 29 May 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday night

3 - Low Risk



Friday

3 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM EDT Thursday 28 May 2015

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Province of Ontario, 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.

What we are doing

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