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. 

Friday, August 16, 2019

  Pollen: Moderate 45 
  1st Prevalent: 
  2nd Prevalent: 
  Other Trees: 
  Grasses
  Ragweed
34 
  Other:  11 
 Mold: High  4062 
  1st Prevalent: Cladosporium
3175 
  2nd Prevalent: Alternaria
265 
  Other: Ascospores, unk., Basidiospores, unk., Agrocybe 
622 

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
08/12- 08/16 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

23

24

26

28

27

Mold

2172

2238

2306

2220

2048

Statistical Averages for Pollen and Mold Data
08/19 - 08/23 (calculated for ten years of data)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pollen

39

47

52

63

73

Mold

1938

1853

1738

1761

1829

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