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Current Warnings

King Island Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later tonight. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW in the early morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 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 %
Possible shower
12 17 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 27 77 SW 26 68
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Weather News

Late-season cyclone potential

16:30 EST

A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.

Wintry chill grips six states and territories

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Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.

Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.