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Kingscote Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 7°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.1°C rising
Updated at 09:00 CST

Kangaroo Island for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Kingscote Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.1°C rising
Dew Point 8.3°C falling
Feels Like 9.5°C
Relative Humidity 83%
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WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1028.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 CST
Sunset sunset
17:54 CST

Nearby Now

Cape Willoughby 11.9°C
Parawa 8.5°C
Edithburgh 12.8°C

Next 12 hours in Kingscote

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

Kangaroo Island Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kingscote 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29
Wed
Aug 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 20% 30% 20% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
9
km/h
1
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
1
km/h
4
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 5km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
NW 1km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 2km/h
NW
W 11km/h
W
S 3km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 1km/h
SE
SE 4km/h
SE
NNW 2km/h
NNW
N 6km/h
N
NE 5km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 77% 60% 74% 63% 76% 65% 83% 69% 83% 68% 82% 68% 86% 67%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C

Kingscote Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:25 CST
sunrise
06:51 CST
sunset
17:54 CST
last light
18:20 CST
moon
set
Thu 20:30 CST
rise
Fri 08:55 CST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Kingscote Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
10.2°C 17°C 1.8mm
Tue
Aug 22
9.4°C 17°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
8.8°C 15.7°C 16.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
1.0°C 13.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
1.9°C 15.0°C 0.2mm

Kingscote Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
342.4mm
96.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
284.2mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
420.8mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.6mm
Mar 21
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
39.7°C
Feb 8

Kingscote Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.9°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
6.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
5.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
25.0°C
30th 1996
Average This Month
15.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.6mm
6th
Total This Month
71.4mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.9mm
19.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
104.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
11.8mm
2006
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