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Tue 10:45 EST
Current Warnings

King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending NW 40 to 60 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds SW 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h early in the morning then tending W in the morning.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h tending SW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:40 EST

King Island Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
11 14 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 34 84 W 36 79
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