Winton Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||9.9||+0.2||30.1||+2.4|
|Aug 2003-2014 Average||9.7||27.7|
|Aug 2003-2014 Highest||20.5||17th 2013||37.6||23rd 2009|
|Aug 2003-2014 Lowest||1.5||14th 2005||15.2||31st 2004|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 2003-2014 Average Total||8.2||1.3 day(s)|
|Aug 2003-2014 Wettest Total||44.0||2005|
|Aug 2003-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||23.4||1st 2005|
|Aug 2003-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2006|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||117.6||17 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 2003-2014 Average Total||283.4||33.3 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.