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King Island Forecast

  • Wednesday High chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Issued Tue 19:40 EST

King Island Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
7 13 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 25 73 WSW 26 63
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