Horn Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||22.1||-0.9||19 28.2||-0.9|
|Aug 1995-2014 Average||23.0||29.1|
|Aug 1995-2014 Highest||26.8||19th 2010||31.7||29th 2010|
|Aug 1995-2014 Lowest||15.3||14th 2004||26.7||10th 1995|
|August 2015 Total||7.2||1 day(s)|
|Aug 1995-2014 Average Total||5.3||5.1 day(s)|
|Aug 1995-2014 Wettest Total||19.8||2010|
|Aug 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||7.6||31st 2010|
|Aug 1995-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2004|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||1605.0||96 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1995-2014 Average Total||1643.6||113.6 day(s)|
Tasmania Police are trying to reach a snowbound couple trapped in their car at Mount Field, in Tasmania's central south, with more snow on the way.
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.