Mitchell Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||3.1||-0.9||24.7||+2.4|
|Aug 1969-2014 Average||4.0||22.3|
|Aug 1969-2014 Highest||20.0||30th 2009||36.2||29th 2009|
|Aug 1969-2014 Lowest||-9.4||15th 1979||12.1||9th 1996|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1885-2014 Average Total||22.5||3.3 day(s)|
|Aug 1885-2014 Wettest Total||110.4||1966|
|Aug 1885-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||49.8||26th 1924|
|Aug 1885-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1885|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||362.0||43 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1885-2014 Average Total||364.4||37.3 day(s)|
Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears
Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.
Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.
Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator
A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.