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King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower at night. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 30 km/h shifting W/SW 40 to 60 km/h in the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/SW 20 to 30 km/h for a time in the afternoon.

Issued Tue 16:25 EDT

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 %
Mostly sunny
12 18 20% < 1mm Nil NE 17 78 NNE 18 62
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.