Mornington Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||-||-|
|Aug 1973-2013 Average||17.1||27.8|
|Aug 1973-2013 Highest||23.7||29th 2009||34.5||20th 1988|
|Aug 1973-2013 Lowest||7.2||5th 1987||20.0||5th 1986|
|August 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1915-2013 Average Total||0.8||1.0 day(s)|
|Aug 1915-2013 Wettest Total||10.6||2005|
|Aug 1915-2013 Wettest 24hr Total||8.9||19th 1916|
|Aug 1915-2013 Driest Total||0.0||1915|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1915-2013 Average Total||993.6||50.1 day(s)|
Gulf Country, Queensland
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.