Isisford Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||11.0||+2.9||29.2||+3.6|
|Aug 1957-2014 Average||8.1||25.6|
|Aug 1957-2014 Highest||20.6||29th 2009||36.8||23rd 2009|
|Aug 1957-2014 Lowest||-2.0||17th 1974||14.1||8th 1996|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1885-2014 Average Total||10.3||1.6 day(s)|
|Aug 1885-2014 Wettest Total||106.3||1924|
|Aug 1885-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||59.2||30th 1903|
|Aug 1885-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1885|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||103.4||22 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1885-2014 Average Total||315.3||26.0 day(s)|
Central West, Queensland
Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, 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.