Halifax - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 6:00 PM ADT Tuesday 11 May 2021

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: 5:00 PM ADT Tuesday 11 May 2021

Tuesday night

2 - Low Risk

Wednesday

2 - 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 Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

High levels of air pollution can trigger or worsen asthma attacks. Asthma is the #1 cause of hospital admissions among children.


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 ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

6:00 PM ADT Tuesday 11 May 2021

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday night
2 - Low Risk



Wednesday
2 - Low Risk



Wednesday night
2 - Low Risk



Thursday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM ADT Tuesday 11 May 2021

 

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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