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King Island Forecast

  • Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SE 20 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Issued Wed 18:40 EST

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 %
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil NE 19 65 NNW 20 40
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