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Air Quality Index
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Good 0 - 50

Means
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
Everyone: It's a great day to be active outside!

Moderate 51 - 100

Means
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
Unusually sensitive people: Consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertions. Watch for symptoms such as coughing or shortness of breath. These are signs to take it easy.

Everyone else: It's a great day to be active outside!

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 101 - 150

Means
Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected.
Sensitive groups: Reduce prolonged or heavy exertion. It's 0K to be active outside, but take more breaks and do less intense activities. Watch for symptoms such as coughing or shortness of breath.

People with asthma: Follow your asthma action plan and keep quick relief medicine handy.

People with heart disease: Symptoms such as palpitations, shortness of breath, or unusual fatigue may indicate a serious problem. If you have any of these, contact your healthcare provider.

Unhealthy 151 - 200

Means
Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
Sensitive groups: Avoid prolonged or heavy exertion. Move activities indoors or reschedule to a time when air quality is better.

Everyone else: Reduce prolonged or heavy exertion. Take more breaks during all outdoor activities.

Very Unhealthy 201 - 300

Means
Health alert: Everyone may experience more serious health effects.
Sensitive groups: Avoid all physical activity outdoors. Move activities indoors or reschedule to a time when air quality is better.

Everyone else: Avoid prolonged or heavy exertion. Consider moving activities indoors or rescheduling to a time when air quality is better.

Hazardous 301 - 500

Means
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
Sensitive groups: Remain indoors and keep activity levels low. Follow tips for keeping particle levels low indoors.

Everyone else: Avoid all physical activity outdoors.

Missing Air Quality Index

From 17. September 2020 till 21. September 2020 our air monitor station will be undergoing routine maintenance.

During this time no AQI values will be calculated and displayed.

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