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King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:41 EST

King Island Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
16:10 EST
E 20 26 10.7 7.9 8.3 83 2 0.2 1023.9
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.