Paynes Find Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||23.5||2 day(s)|
|August 1920-2014 Average Total||26.4||6.4 day(s)|
|August 1920-2014 Wettest Total||113.0||1992|
|August 1920-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||34.0||11th 1994|
|August 1920-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1968|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||188.8||41 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1920-2014 Average Total||235.9||40.3 day(s)|
Gascoyne, Western Australia
Tasmanian snow: Rescue effort underway to reach couple trapped in snowy central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected
A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped in a car in Mount Field national park after heavy snow in the state.
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.