WestShore - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 AM PST Monday 22 January 2018

2Low Risk




1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
+

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 PST Monday 22 January 2018

Monday

3 - Low Risk

Monday night

3 - Low Risk

Tuesday

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 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 Health Services, the Capital Regional District, The City of Colwood, and the B.C. Lung Association.