Whitehorse - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM PST Thursday 18 January 2018

2Low Risk




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Low Risk
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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 PST Thursday 18 January 2018

Thursday

2 - Low Risk

Thursday night

2 - Low Risk

Friday

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...?

After a labour dispute shut down an American steel mill, respiratory hospital admissions in children substantially decreased. They increased to pre-strike levels when it ended.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of Yukon.

AQHIScale
 

Observed Conditions

 

2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

1:00 PM PST Thursday 18 January 2018

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday
2 - Low Risk



Thursday night
2 - Low Risk



Friday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM PST Thursday 18 January 2018

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of Yukon.

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