Scamander Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||-||-|
|Aug 1974-2012 Average||5.2||14.8|
|Aug 1974-2012 Highest||12.7||9th 2007||24.9||31st 2006|
|Aug 1974-2012 Lowest||-1.2||17th 1978||8.6||4th 1974|
|August 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Aug 1974-2012 Average Total||63.6||11.5 day(s)|
|Aug 1974-2012 Wettest Total||188.6||2011|
|Aug 1974-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||60.0||11th 2010|
|Aug 1974-2012 Driest Total||2.8||2006|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1974-2013 Average Total||459.8||79.3 day(s)|
East Coast, Tasmania
Commenced 1974 / Closed 2013
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.