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King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W before dawn then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h during the day then turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N 20 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:40 EST

King Island Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
13:10 EST
NNW 30 33 15.4 13.1 15.4 86 2 0.0 1012.9
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