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Hay Climate

Hay Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.2 32.6 29.1 24.2 19.2 16.0 15.0 17.1 20.6 24.4 28.3 30.9 24.2
Mean Min (°C)
17.3 17.2 14.4 10.5 7.4 4.9 4.0 5.0 7.1 9.9 13.0 15.3 10.5
Mean Rain (mm)
27.5 28.7 29.8 27.4 34.6 35.5 31.0 31.6 30.9 33.9 25.8 26.8 363.4
Median Rain (mm)
14.0 14.9 18.7 19.6 28.8 30.6 27.5 28.7 25.9 26.3 18.5 15.3 350.0
Mean Rain Days
3.6 3.4 3.9 4.5 6.3 8.0 8.6 8.4 6.6 6.1 4.6 4.1 66.5

Hay Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.7 47.2 42.0 37.3 30.0 25.7 26.0 30.6 36.4 39.6 44.9 45.2 47.7
Low Max (°C)
13.9 13.0 14.0 12.7 10.1 8.1 6.1 7.8 7.8 10.1 11.0 16.5 6.1
High Min (°C)
31.0 31.6 28.3 23.4 19.0 15.2 13.5 15.6 22.4 23.0 29.0 30.3 31.6
Low Min (°C)
5.5 5.3 4.5 0.7 -2.2 -3.6 -3.6 -3.8 -1.4 0.0 2.8 5.7 -3.8
High Rain (mm)
81.3 121.9 116.8 81.3 79.0 53.0 51.1 72.4 71.1 71.4 111.5 54.6 121.9

Hay Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.5 36.4 33.3 28.1 21.7 20.0 17.4 21.6 24.5 29.1 32.7 33.8 25.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.5 29.3 25.8 19.9 15.9 13.7 13.0 14.7 16.4 21.2 24.5 27.8 22.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
21.4 21.1 17.9 13.2 10.2 8.1 6.0 7.0 9.7 11.9 17.7 17.6 11.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.9 14.7 11.0 7.5 4.3 1.9 1.4 2.9 5.1 7.4 10.5 12.0 9.4
High Rain (mm)
191.2 203.7 199.7 151.2 133.5 115.6 100.8 107.5 105.9 150.2 152.2 152.4 836.8
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 156.9

Hay Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

HAY (MILLER STREET)

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Hay Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.2 1.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.2 6.9
≥ 35.0°C
10.9 9.0 3.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 3.8 7.2 34.8
≥ 30.0°C
21.9 19.7 13.5 3.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 4.7 11.0 17.1 90.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 6.2 8.6 5.6 1.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 23.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.0 2.8 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.6

Hay 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.9 37.8 34.4 29.1 23.1 18.9 17.5 20.4 25.1 30.0 34.5 36.8 33.3
Low Max
27.4 27.0 23.7 19.4 15.6 13.0 12.3 13.7 16.1 19.3 22.5 25.0 15.5
High Min
22.5 22.0 19.1 15.0 11.6 8.5 7.3 8.5 10.8 14.5 18.1 20.5 17.5
Low Min
12.2 12.2 9.9 6.3 3.5 1.2 0.7 1.7 3.4 5.6 8.2 10.6 3.9

Hay Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
56 58 57 57 57 57 58 57 58 57 57 57 57.2
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015
Years of Maxima
56 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57.0
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015
Years of Rainfall
135 135 135 135 136 135 135 135 135 134 135 136 134.9
Earliest Entry
1878 1878 1878 1878 1877 1877 1877 1877 1877 1880 1880 1877 1877
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015

Station Details

HAY (MILLER STREET)
Riverina, New South Wales/ACT
34.5194°S 144.8545°E 93m AMSL
Commenced 1877 / Closed 2015
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Weather News

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.