Pollen and Mold

During pollen and mold season, the Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency measures the daily levels of naturally occurring airborne pollutants: pollens and molds. These counts are expressed in grains per cubic meter of air for pollen levels and spores per cubic meter of air for mold levels. 

Monday, May 21, 2018

  Pollen: High 888 
  1st Prevalent: Pine
254 
  2nd Prevalent: Walnut
252 
  Other Trees: Hickory, Mulberry
 
  Grasses 38 
  Ragweed
  Other:  344 
 Mold: High 4919 
  1st Prevalent: Cladosporium 2835 
  2nd Prevalent: Massarina
541 
  Other: Ascospores, unk., Basidiospores, unk.,
  and Leptosphaeria                
  1543 

Pollen and Mold Descriptors

  Descriptor    Pollen    Mold 
  LOW
  0-20
  0-500
  MODERATE
  21-100
  501-1500
  HIGH
  101-1000
  1501-5000
  VERY HIGH
  >1000
  >5000

The linked Excel spreadsheet of Raw Daily Counts includes a detailed record of pollen and mold sources for the season. 
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Statistical Averages for Pollen and Mold Data
5/14 - 5/18 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

168

153

134

128

137

Mold

1179

1141

1017

1020

1050

Statistical Averages for Pollen and Mold Data
5/21 - 5/25 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

140

146

153

146

144

Mold

1146

1218

1344

1529

1612

Note: Statistical Averages are calculated for ten years of data at our current address, 250 William Howard Taft Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.