Bellingham Pollen Counts Bellingham / Whatcom County

Pollen and Mold Counts
 
                                              

 Bellingham and Whatcom County Pollen and Mold Counts Provided for our Residents with
Allergy & Asthma 

For more information about allergies, visit the Asthma & Allergy Center's web
site AsthmaAllergyWhat.com  Click on About, left for information about pollen counting.

Pollen and Mold counting will resume next spring, 2015.

Updated August 4, 2014. Three day collection reported as counts/day: Grass
<1. Weed < 1. Cedar/Juniper 8, low. Mold 2175, moderate for our area (low by NAB standards). A significant percent of the total is Cladosporium.

July 30, 2014. Grass
1, low. Cedar/Juniper 10, low. Weed low. Mold 1857, low. Cladosporium a significant portion of the total count.

July 21, 2014. Three day collection, counts per day:
Grass 2, low. Weed 2, low. Cedar/Juniper 6, low. Mold 1139, low.

Grass
3, low. Cedar/Juniper 5, low.  Weed 2, low.  Mold 1314, low.

July 16, 2014; Two day collection, reported as count per day. Grass
2, low. Cedar/Juniper 11, low. Weed 2, low. Mold 1591, low.

July 14,2014: Three day collection, reported as count/day.  Grass
6, moderate. Cedar/Juniper 8, low. Weed 3, low. Mold 2380, low.

July 11, 2014:  Grass
5, low-moderate. Cedar/Juniper 6, low. Weed, 1, low. Mold 978, low.

July 9, 2014;  Grass
8, moderate. Cedar/Juniper 11, low. Mold 1139, low. Weed, low.

July 8, 2014; Grass
16, moderate. Cedar/Juniper 13, low -moderate. Mold 7445, low.

July 1st, 2014;   Grass
54, high. Weed 4,low. Tree, cedar, 4, low. Mold 2204, low.  
June 30th, 2014: Three day count, reported per day.
Grass
4, low. Tree, cedar/juniper 2, low. Weed 3, low. Mold 3406, low by NAB, but moderate for our area. These counts don't include today, but are from Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Counts for today will be reported tomorrow.
June 27th:  Grass
26, high. Weed 7, low.  Mold 845, low.
June 20th, 2014; Two day count, reported as counts per day.
Grass
17, high moderate range.  Weed and Tree pollens low. Mold 1460, low.
June 18 2014; Two day collection, reported as counts per day.
Grass
14, moderate. Tree and Weed low. Mold 1343, low.  
June 16, 2014;
Three day collection, reported as counts per day. Low counts due to rain. Grass 6, moderate. Tree and Weed pollens are low. Mold 3154, low.  Prior to the rain, grass pollen was 18, high end of moderate range.
June 11, 2014;
Two day collection, counted per day:
Grass
7, moderate. Weed, nettle 3, low. Tree, pine 4, low. Mold 850, low.

June 9, 2014; Grass 17, moderate.  Tree, pine 3, low. Weed, nettle 7, low.  Mold 715, low.
June 7th, 2014; Two day collection, reported as counts/day:  Grass 13,
moderate. Tree, pine 5, low. Mold 664, low.
June 6, 2014. Grass
7, moderate. Weed, nettle 5, low. Tree, pine 5, low. Mold 781, low.
June 4th, 2014; Grass
12 moderate. Weed, nettle 10, moderate. Tree, pine 9, low. Cedar < 1. Mold 453, low.
May 31st
, 2014.  Two day count reported as counts per day:
Grass 11, moderate. Weed, nettle 3, low.  Pine 7, low. Mold 1278, low.
869, low.
May 27, 2014; Grass less than 1. Weed 1, low. Tree, pine low.  Mold 2745, low according to NAB, but moderate for our area. Expect increasing grass pollen counts soon.
May 25, 2014: Grass 1.5, low. Weed, nettle 1.5 low. Maple 71, moderate.  Pine 58, moderate. Mold 2826, low.
May 21, 2014; Two day count, reported as counts per day.
Grass
2, low. Weed, nettle 1, low. Birch 1, low. Pine 335, high.  (Pine pollen is heavy and not allergenic, but forms the pollen dust on outdoor surfaces) Mold 489, low.

Mold count designations are different from pollen count levels. See NAB below.

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For information about how pollen counts are obtained and reported click on the About link on the left. Pollen and Mold counts from previous years are also available by clicking on the Previous Count link.

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Click on seasons for  an overview of allergy seasons in Bellingham and Whatcom County.

These National Allergy Bureau Counting stations may indicate future pollen and mold counts in our area.  Seattle   Eugene

For pollen and mold counts throughout the U.S., visit the National Allergy Bureau's web sit at  NAB


 

 Past Counts

2013 Counts

2014 Pollen and Mold Counts

May 12, 2014; Three day count, average per day:
Grass
detected but less than 1. Willow 44, moderate. Cottonwood/Poplar 10, low. Birch 15, low-moderate.  Mold 1170, low.  
May 9, 2014; Three day collection, counts per day:
GRASS,
1, low. Willow 29, moderate. Hemlock 29, moderate. Cedar, Birch, Pine all low. Mold 905, low.
May 5 2014;
3 day count. Count per day:
Birch
146, high. Willow 15, low-moderate. Hemlock 15, low - moderate. Larch 10, low.
Updated: April 30 2014: Willow
161, high. Cottonwood/Poplar 30, moderate. Birch 15, low. Oak 7, low. Hemlock 15, low. Mold 1051, high. Grass, not detected.
April 26, 2014; 3 day collection:   
Birch
102,high. Cottonwood/Poplar 4, low. Larch 4, low. Hemlock 4, low. Mold 1270, low.  
April 23rd, 2014: Birch
102, high. Cottonwood/Poplar 15, moderate.  Maple 15, moderate. Willow 30, moderate. Larch 15, moderate. Pine 15, moderate. (Larch and pine are large pollens causing pollen dust on outdoor surfaces and may irritate the airways but are not allergenic like birch, willow and maple pollens)
April 18th, 2014;  Alder
3, low. Birch 27, moderate. Cedar 1, low. Larch 45, moderate. Mold 993, low.
April 9th, 2014: Cottonwood
28, moderate; Birch 7, low.  Cedar 10, low.  Mold 1168, low.
April 2, 2014: Cottonwood 204, high. Cedar 175, high. Alder 117, high. Birch 44, moderate.  Mold 234, low.
March 26: Alder
336, high;  Poplar/cottonwood 190, high; Cedar/juniper 117 high; Mold 642, low.
March 12, 2014; Tree pollen;  Alder
1153, high. Cedar 394, high. Mold low.
March 10, 2014:   Tree
pollens high; Alder, birch, cedar. Mold low.
February 21, 2014.
Four day collection, counts per day:
Tree pollen: Cedar
, 12, low. Birch < 1.  Mold low.
February 14, 2014;
Three day collection. Counts per day;
Birch 2, low.  Cedar 1, low. Mold low.
February 10, 2014;
4 day collection, reported as count per day; Birch pollen, 2, low. Mold low.
February 5, 2014
; The first pollens detected for 2014!
Birch pollen, 4, low. Mold low.
January 30, 2014
; 4 day collection. No pollens. Mold low.