Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Friday, August 5, 2022


Houston pollen and mold count — All counts below are in cubic meter air


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
10
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
3,457

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 0
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 2
  Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 4
  Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae (Sedge) 0
  Other Weed Pollen 4
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 38
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 0
 Ascospores 1,692   Periconia 4
  Basidiospores 299  Pithomyces 6
  Cercospora 87   Rusts 10
  Cladosporium 866   Smuts/Myxomycetes 319
  Curvularia 74   Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 18
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2
  Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 38   Torula 0


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, August 8, 2022*
Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846.
Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.
For additional information, email to: pollen.mold@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.
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Weekend Forecast


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW