Halifax Downtown - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 2:00 PM AST Tuesday 12 December 2017

3Low 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 AST Tuesday 12 December 2017

Tuesday

2 - Low Risk

Tuesday night

2 - Low Risk

Wednesday

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 Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

Exercising in parks or along low-traffic residential roads will reduce your exposure to car exhaust.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

AQHIScale
 

Observed Conditions

 

3 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

2:00 PM AST Tuesday 12 December 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday
2 - Low Risk



Tuesday night
2 - Low Risk



Wednesday
3 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM AST Tuesday 12 December 2017

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

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