King Island Weather
King Island Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h tending SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the afternoon.
King Island Weather Forecasts
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||8||15||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 8||94||N 16||74|
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.