Windy Harbour Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||10.4||+1.4||24 14.6||-2.4|
|Aug 1984-2014 Average||9.0||17.0|
|Aug 1984-2014 Highest||15.5||26th 1994||25.1||6th 2014|
|Aug 1984-2014 Lowest||1.5||6th 2011||11.5||27th 2004|
|August 2015 Total||28 24.3||2 day(s)|
|Aug 1984-2014 Average Total||164.6||21.5 day(s)|
|Aug 1984-2014 Wettest Total||222.4||2006|
|Aug 1984-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||75.0||22nd 1994|
|Aug 1984-2014 Driest Total||65.2||2008|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||576.4||95 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1984-2014 Average Total||809.2||112.4 day(s)|
Southwest, Western Australia
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.