North Okanagan - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 AM PST Saturday 20 January 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: 5:00 PM PST Friday 19 January 2018

Friday night

3 - Low Risk

Saturday

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 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 B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen, and the City of Vernon.

AQHIScale
 

Observed Conditions

 

2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

1:00 AM PST Saturday 20 January 2018

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday night
3 - Low Risk



Saturday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM PST Friday 19 January 2018

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen, and the City of Vernon.

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