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King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely later this evening. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Possible hail in the morning. Winds SW 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon then tending S in the late evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds S/SW 30 to 35 km/h turning W 30 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h tending SW 30 to 35 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds SW 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h during the day, becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 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 %
Clearing shower
12 16 20% < 1mm Nil SW 26 77 SW 26 65
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