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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)|
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.