Hay Fever Symptoms

Hay fever is related to a lot of unpleasant symptoms affecting the nose and eyes. Symptoms of hay fever include1,2;

  • Runny nose
  • Itchy nose
  • Sneezing
  • Congestion (blocked nose)
  • Watery eyes
  • Redness of the eyes
  • Itchy eyes

People with hay fever may also experience symptoms such as snoring, fatigue due to lack of sleep, and lack of concentration during the day1.

If you are suffering from any of the symptoms listed above, speak to your healthcare professional to check whether these symptoms relate to hay fever.


1. Australasian society of clinical immunology and allergy (ASCIA). Is it Allergic Rhinitis (hay fever)? June 2015. Accessed 8th August 2016.

2. National Asthma Council Australia. Managing allergic rhinitis in people with asthma. 2012. Accessed 8th August 2016.