We supply and produce the pollen forecast for the UK in conjunction with the Met Office.
Weekly pollen forecast and summary
Forecast for the whole of November: Spores: Low to Moderate. Pollen: very low.
Tree Pollen Count - Low
Tree pollen will be very low.
Grass Pollen Count - Low
The grass pollen season is over and will resume again next Spring.
Fungal Spore Levels - Moderate
Aspergillus & penicillium spores have declined and are now at low to moderate risk. Basidiospores (from mushrooms, toadstools and bracket fungi) remain airborne, also at low to moderate risk. All other types will remain low.
Weed Pollen Count - Low
The weed pollen season is now over and will resume again next Spring.
For more information about this service please contact Dr Beverley Adams-Groom on 01905 855411.
Pollen forecasts are available on a regional basis to cover the whole of the UK including Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. They can also be provided in detail for individual regions.
Daily pollen forecasts are issued from the middle of March to the end of August.
Fungal spore forecasts are available from the University of Worcester from September to early October. Please contact Beverley on the number above for details.
Daily pollen forecasts are featured in newspapers, on radio, on television and various web pages.
All the forecasts are based on information from the quality controlled data produced by the National Pollen Monitoring Network, combined with the information from weather forecasts, local vegetation and typography types and information about biological factors and the weather in the preseason period that influences the pollen count.
Science at Worcester
If you are interested in the science behind the pollen forecast, you may be interested in our science degrees. We also offer tours of our Pollen Labs as part of our Open Days.