Ottawa - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 2:00 PM EST Wednesday 4 March 2015

3Low Risk




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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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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 EST Wednesday 4 March 2015

Wednesday

3 - Low Risk

Wednesday night

3 - Low Risk

Thursday

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...?

Taking steps to reduce air pollution also helps slow global warming.


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 PM EST Wednesday 4 March 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Wednesday

3 - Low Risk



Wednesday night

3 - Low Risk



Thursday

3 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM EST Wednesday 4 March 2015

 

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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