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Giles Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||10.5||+1.8||23.6||+0.9|
|Aug 1956-2014 Average||8.7||22.7|
|Aug 1956-2014 Highest||20.8||20th 1995||33.2||24th 1995|
|Aug 1956-2014 Lowest||-0.6||21st 1968||9.0||1st 1975|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1956-2014 Average Total||9.9||2.2 day(s)|
|Aug 1956-2014 Wettest Total||77.6||2005|
|Aug 1956-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||64.4||27th 2005|
|Aug 1956-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1956|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||90.6||23 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1956-2014 Average Total||187.9||29.6 day(s)|
Interior, Western Australia
Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, 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.