Carnarvon Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||4.6||1 day(s)|
|August 1945-2014 Average Total||17.5||5.6 day(s)|
|August 1945-2014 Wettest Total||59.2||1998|
|August 1945-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||59.2||1st 1998|
|August 1945-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2013|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||194.1||28 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1945-2014 Average Total||205.8||36.5 day(s)|
Gascoyne, Western Australia
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.