Cannington Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||12.1||+2.4||28.5||+1.1|
|Aug 2001-2014 Average||9.7||27.4|
|Aug 2001-2014 Highest||24.0||23rd 2003||37.0||29th 2009|
|Aug 2001-2014 Lowest||1.0||1st 2003||14.0||15th 2003|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 2001-2014 Average Total||3.0||0.8 day(s)|
|Aug 2001-2014 Wettest Total||14.0||2003|
|Aug 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||11.0||31st 2004|
|Aug 2001-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2002|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||87.8||17 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 2001-2014 Average Total||260.9||27.7 day(s)|
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.