Mareeba Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||13.9||+0.2||26.3||+0.2|
|Aug 2000-2014 Average||13.7||26.1|
|Aug 2000-2014 Highest||20.8||11th 2010||33.0||29th 2000|
|Aug 2000-2014 Lowest||6.3||10th 2011||20.1||1st 2005|
|August 2015 Total||14 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 2000-2014 Average Total||9.4||3.7 day(s)|
|Aug 2000-2014 Wettest Total||44.4||2005|
|Aug 2000-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||30.0||2nd 2005|
|Aug 2000-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2001|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||578.0||69 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 2000-2014 Average Total||728.0||79.2 day(s)|
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
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.