King Island Weather
King Island Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending SW 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.
King Island Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||20||40%||< 1mm||Nil||S 33||58||S 37||52|
Devastated farmers back on track five years after Cyclone Yasi unleashed fury on far north Queensland
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Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.