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Cape Bruny Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 3.4 24
Sun 02/08/2015 0.0 24
Mon 03/08/2015 11.4 24
August 2015 Total 17 14.8 2 day(s)
August 1997-2014 Average Total 89.5 20.3 day(s)
August 1997-2014 Wettest Total 169.8 2003
August 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 98.4 25th 2003
August 1997-2014 Driest Total 41.2 1999
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 429.4 122 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1997-2014 Average Total 518.8 135.3 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.4886°S 147.1444°E 60m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

00:44 EST

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.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

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.