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. 

Thursday, April 18, 2019

  Pollen: Very High 1262 
  1st Prevalent: Oak
653 
  2nd Prevalent: Maple
346 
  Other Trees: Sycamore, Hackberry, Pine
  Grasses
  Ragweed

  Other:  263 
 Mold: Low 221 
  1st Prevalent: Ascospores, unk.
93 
  2nd Prevalent: Cladosporium
40 
  Other: Alternaria, Basidiospores, unk., Coprinus
88 

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
04/15- 04/19 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

542

600

601

598

616

Mold

383

366

459

490

515

Statistical Averages for Pollen and Mold Data
04/22 - 04/26 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

718

744

772

767

779

Mold

470

544

591

588

647

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