Curtin Springs Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|August 1953-2014 Average Total||8.0||1.5 day(s)|
|August 1953-2014 Wettest Total||62.7||1975|
|August 1953-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||25.3||2nd 1975|
|August 1953-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1959|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||64.6||16 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1953-2014 Average Total||151.3||16.8 day(s)|
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
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.