Thredbo Top Station Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||-3.4||+1.5||-0.9||-1.4|
|Aug 1967-2014 Average||-4.9||0.5|
|Aug 1967-2014 Highest||3.7||4th 2011||10.5||24th 1995|
|Aug 1967-2014 Lowest||-13.3||6th 1974||-6.4||5th 1974|
|August 2015 Total||26.0||3 day(s)|
|Aug 1971-2014 Average Total||116.9||15.4 day(s)|
|Aug 1971-2014 Wettest Total||318.2||1991|
|Aug 1971-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||128.4||4th 2005|
|Aug 1971-2014 Driest Total||12.0||1982|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||745.0||106 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1970-2014 Average Total||859.6||101.8 day(s)|
Snowy Mountains, New South Wales/ACT
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.