Melbourne Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||157 6.6||2 day(s)|
|August 1855-2012 Average Total||50.0||16.1 day(s)|
|August 1855-2012 Wettest Total||110.8||1939|
|August 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||54.4||17th 1881|
|August 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)|
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.
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.