Yellowknife - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 AM MST Saturday 15 December 2018

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: 6:00 AM MST Saturday 15 December 2018

Saturday

2 - Low Risk

Saturday night

2 - Low Risk

Sunday

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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Even modest increases in air pollution can cause small but measurable increases in the use of medication, emergency room visits, hospital admissions and premature death.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories Departments of Environment and Natural Resources and Health and Social Services.

AQHIScale

Observed ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

9:00 AM MST Saturday 15 December 2018

 

Forecast Maximums


Saturday
2 - Low Risk



Saturday night
2 - Low Risk



Sunday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM MST Saturday 15 December 2018

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories Departments of Environment and Natural Resources and Health and Social Services.

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