Tocal Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||6.7||+0.1||44 23.7||+4.4|
|Aug 1970-2014 Average||6.6||19.3|
|Aug 1970-2014 Highest||16.3||18th 1988||30.4||21st 1995|
|Aug 1970-2014 Lowest||-1.5||4th 1994||10.5||5th 1986|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1968-2014 Average Total||37.3||8.0 day(s)|
|Aug 1968-2014 Wettest Total||145.8||1987|
|Aug 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||50.4||21st 2007|
|Aug 1968-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1995|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||928.2||99 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1968-2014 Average Total||647.7||87.4 day(s)|
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
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.