Stanthorpe Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||3.7||+0.9||19.9||+4.3|
|Aug 1966-2014 Average||2.8||15.6|
|Aug 1966-2014 Highest||17.3||25th 2009||29.9||24th 2009|
|Aug 1966-2014 Lowest||-6.6||1st 1977||7.0||12th 2005|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1966-2014 Average Total||41.6||7.9 day(s)|
|Aug 1966-2014 Wettest Total||126.4||1966|
|Aug 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||45.2||20th 1966|
|Aug 1966-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1991|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||410.0||93 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1966-2014 Average Total||471.3||81.4 day(s)|
Darling Downs, Queensland
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours 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.