Malay Falls, Nova Scotia

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Malay Falls, Nova Scotia
Rural Community
Malay Falls, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Malay Falls, Nova Scotia
Malay Falls, Nova Scotia
Location in Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 44°58′29.8″N 62°28′59.4″W / 44.974944°N 62.483167°W / 44.974944; -62.483167Coordinates: 44°58′29.8″N 62°28′59.4″W / 44.974944°N 62.483167°W / 44.974944; -62.483167
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
Municipality Halifax Regional Municipality
Community Council Harbour East - Marine Drive Community Council
District District 2 Preston - Chezzetcook - Eastern Shore
Government
 • Type Municipal
 • Mayor Mike Savage
 • Councillor David Hendsbee
Time zone Atlantic Standard Time (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) Atlantic Daylight Saving Time (UTC-3)
Canadian postal code B0J 3B0
North American Area Code 902
GNBC Code CAXHX
NTS Map 011D16
Weather Station Code CXMY
Rural Route RR 2
Highway Route 374

Malay Falls is a small rural community located in the Halifax Regional Municipality in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.[1] The community is located inland from the Atlantic Ocean, along the Malay Falls Flowage, a flowage of East River Sheet Harbour.[2][3] The community is also located primarily along Route 374, as well as some by-roads.[4] There is a weather station in Malay Falls, which is run by the Government of Canada.[5]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Malay Falls, 1981–2010 normals, extremes 1987–present
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 15.0
(59)
18.0
(64.4)
28.0
(82.4)
26.3
(79.3)
33.0
(91.4)
34.9
(94.8)
34.6
(94.3)
35.8
(96.4)
34.4
(93.9)
27.0
(80.6)
21.2
(70.2)
15.7
(60.3)
35.8
(96.4)
Average high °C (°F) −0.6
(30.9)
−0.4
(31.3)
3.0
(37.4)
8.0
(46.4)
14.0
(57.2)
19.9
(67.8)
23.3
(73.9)
23.2
(73.8)
19.2
(66.6)
13.3
(55.9)
7.3
(45.1)
1.9
(35.4)
11.0
(51.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) −5.8
(21.6)
−5.6
(21.9)
−2.0
(28.4)
3.2
(37.8)
8.4
(47.1)
13.7
(56.7)
17.5
(63.5)
17.6
(63.7)
13.7
(56.7)
8.2
(46.8)
3.2
(37.8)
−2.6
(27.3)
5.8
(42.4)
Average low °C (°F) −10.9
(12.4)
−10.9
(12.4)
−6.9
(19.6)
−1.7
(28.9)
2.8
(37)
7.5
(45.5)
11.5
(52.7)
11.8
(53.2)
8.2
(46.8)
3.1
(37.6)
−1.0
(30.2)
−7.0
(19.4)
0.5
(32.9)
Record low °C (°F) −28.5
(−19.3)
−30.0
(−22)
−24.3
(−11.7)
−12.0
(10.4)
−8.0
(17.6)
−3.0
(26.6)
1.0
(33.8)
0.0
(32)
−3.5
(25.7)
−9.0
(15.8)
−22.0
(−7.6)
−31.0
(−23.8)
−31.0
(−23.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 146.0
(5.748)
130.1
(5.122)
151.8
(5.976)
132.2
(5.205)
134.8
(5.307)
108.2
(4.26)
107.4
(4.228)
91.1
(3.587)
147.5
(5.807)
165.8
(6.528)
177.0
(6.969)
151.2
(5.953)
1,643
(64.685)
Average snowfall cm (inches) 28.0
(11.02)
32.2
(12.68)
23.2
(9.13)
8.8
(3.46)
0.4
(0.16)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
4.6
(1.81)
27.4
(10.79)
124.5
(49.02)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.2 mm) 10.7 9.4 11.1 11.3 11.5 10.3 9.1 9.4 9.6 11.4 13.2 11.2 128.2
Average snowy days (≥ 0.2 cm) 4.6 4.9 3.5 1.4 0.08 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 4.1 19.7
Source: Environment Canada[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Explore HRM". Halifax Regional Municipality. Archived from the original on 14 July 2012. Retrieved 1 December 2016. 
  2. ^ "Malay Falls Flowage". Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 6 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "East River Sheet Harbour". Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 1 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "Google Maps". Google. Retrieved 1 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "Malay Falls, NS". Government of Canada. Retrieved 1 December 2016. 
  6. ^ "Maylay Falls, NS". Environment Canada. Retrieved 2 March 2017. 
  7. ^ "Maylay Falls". Environment Canada. Retrieved 2 March 2017.