Point Lookout Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||15 16.1||+1.8||23.2||+1.2|
|Aug 1997-2014 Average||14.3||22.0|
|Aug 1997-2014 Highest||19.9||24th 2012||31.0||30th 2009|
|Aug 1997-2014 Lowest||7.0||12th 2008||13.5||12th 2005|
|August 2015 Total||17 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1997-2014 Average Total||68.4||7.9 day(s)|
|Aug 1997-2014 Wettest Total||174.4||2014|
|Aug 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||85.8||11th 2010|
|Aug 1997-2014 Driest Total||0.3||2013|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||1286.5||61 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1997-2014 Average Total||1129.4||105.1 day(s)|
Southeast Coast, 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.