Brisbane Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||9.9||-0.7||25.4||+2.2|
|Aug 2000-2014 Average||10.6||23.2|
|Aug 2000-2014 Highest||19.2||29th 2009||35.4||24th 2009|
|Aug 2000-2014 Lowest||4.1||12th 2008||13.5||12th 2005|
|August 2015 Total||15 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 2000-2014 Average Total||42.2||5.4 day(s)|
|Aug 2000-2014 Wettest Total||108.2||2002|
|Aug 2000-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||78.0||11th 2010|
|Aug 2000-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2012|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||1197.4||85 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 2000-2014 Average Total||640.8||82.9 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.