This Map Shows Peak Allergy Season In Maryland And My Eyes Are Already Watering

Spring is just getting started in Maryland and we’re all looking forward to warmer weather and more outdoor activities. But to those who are prone to seasonal allergies, spring is also a time of dread. Although there is no avoiding pollen during this time of year, you can certainly plan your outdoorsy adventures around peak allergy season. The below map shows when pollen will be most abundant, so take a look, and plan accordingly.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

You can also see from the map that the Maryland area and surrounding states have some of the highest pollen content in the entire United States. If it becomes too much, perhaps consider a spring to vacation to someplace more allergy friendly. How about THIS Wonders of the US Road Trip?