Northam Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||6.0||+0.3||104 14.0||-4.0|
|Aug 1907-2014 Average||5.7||18.0|
|Aug 1907-2014 Highest||14.7||8th 2013||28.3||29th 2006|
|Aug 1907-2014 Lowest||-1.7||10th 2010||8.9||5th 1951|
|August 2015 Total||26.9||2 day(s)|
|Aug 1907-2014 Average Total||58.8||13.7 day(s)|
|Aug 1907-2014 Wettest Total||170.0||1955|
|Aug 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||33.0||6th 1917|
|Aug 1907-2014 Driest Total||3.1||1956|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||265.2||46 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1877-2014 Average Total||342.4||66.7 day(s)|
Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.