King Island Weather
King Island Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending SW 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.
King Island Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||21||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||69||NE 17||61|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.