Coonawarra Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||6.1||+0.8||28 12.2||-2.7|
|Aug 1986-2014 Average||5.3||14.9|
|Aug 1986-2014 Highest||14.1||29th 2005||25.5||20th 1995|
|Aug 1986-2014 Lowest||-3.6||3rd 1997||8.6||4th 1989|
|August 2015 Total||27 4.2||3 day(s)|
|Aug 1986-2014 Average Total||86.8||19.5 day(s)|
|Aug 1986-2014 Wettest Total||160.6||1991|
|Aug 1986-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||39.8||23rd 1991|
|Aug 1986-2014 Driest Total||29.1||2006|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||343.4||108 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1986-2014 Average Total||425.0||106.4 day(s)|
Lower South East, South Australia
Tasmanian snow: Rescue effort underway to reach couple trapped in snowy central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected
A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped with their car in Mount Field national park after heavy snowfall in the state.
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.