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Flinders Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|August 2015 Average||7.0||+0.4||52 10.6||-3.2|
|Aug 1962-2014 Average||6.6||13.8|
|Aug 1962-2014 Highest||14.0||25th 1983||22.7||25th 1977|
|Aug 1962-2014 Lowest||-3.0||6th 1974||9.0||5th 1974|
|August 2015 Total||13.0||3 day(s)|
|Aug 1942-2014 Average Total||77.0||18.6 day(s)|
|Aug 1942-2014 Wettest Total||174.6||2009|
|Aug 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||69.9||16th 1958|
|Aug 1942-2014 Driest Total||6.4||1982|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||385.8||96 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1942-2014 Average Total||500.5||112.6 day(s)|
Furneaux Islands, Tasmania
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours 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.