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

Heatwave looms for southern Australia

12:43 EDT

Another burst of intense heat will sweep across southern Australia this week, with Adelaide a chance to experience its hottest day on record.

Hay, fodder convoy heads east with thousands of donated bales to help drought-stricken farmers

10:54 EDT

Almost 50 trucks packed with more than 3,000 bales of donated hay and fodder will make their way across the Nullarbor from Western Australia this week, bound for drought-stricken farmers in New South Wales.

Rare waterbirds, Little Bitterns, head south in search of drought refuge

08:02 EDT

Rare waterbirds appear to be increasingly moving into South Australia to escape dry conditions in northern areas of the country, according to wildlife experts.