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King Island Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds SW 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h early in the morning then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning W 30 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 16:25 EST

King Island Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
8 12 70% < 1mm Nil S 24 73 S 25 70
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