Melbourne Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||6.2||-0.5||158 12.4||-2.6|
|Aug 1855-2012 Average||6.7||15.0|
|Aug 1855-2012 Highest||16.2||20th 1885||26.5||29th 1982|
|Aug 1855-2012 Lowest||-2.1||11th 1863||6.7||9th 1872|
|August 2015 Total||157 6.6||2 day(s)|
|Aug 1855-2012 Average Total||50.0||16.1 day(s)|
|Aug 1855-2012 Wettest Total||110.8||1939|
|Aug 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||54.4||17th 1881|
|Aug 1855-2012 Driest Total||12.4||1903|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||275.0||77 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1855-2015 Average Total||405.2||99.1 day(s)|
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 Lake Macquarie school has rallied together to raise thousands of dollars for a Dungog woman who is trying to get back on her feet after the April super storm.