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King Island Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 13°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

17.4°C steady
Updated at 12:10 EST

King Island for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far W later tonight with gusty winds and hail. Winds NW 40 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C steady
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NNW 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 17.0°C
Cape Otway 19.3°C
Smithton Ap 17.3°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
17°C

12am

Chance shower. Windy
16°C

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King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers
Maximum 19°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 17°C 15°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 80% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Moderate Low
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 39
km/h
40
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
38
km/h
44
km/h
36
km/h
43
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 39km/h
NNW
NNW 40km/h
NNW
W 30km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
W 38km/h
W
SW 44km/h
SW
W 36km/h
W
WNW 43km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 81% 71% 74% 64% 88% 82% 86% 82% 93% 79% 83% 71% 78% 71%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 10°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:45 EST
sunrise
07:13 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:39 EST
rise
Fri 06:03 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
11.8°C - 0.2mm
Wed
May 4
8.8°C 16.5°C 10.4mm
Tue
May 3
13.0°C 14.2°C 27.2mm
Mon
May 2
10.7°C 16.9°C 5.8mm
Sun
May 1
11.7°C 15.0°C 20.4mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
250.6mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
274.8mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
185.6mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.4mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Apr 25
Highest Temperature
32.0°C
Mar 17

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
22nd 2010
Average This Month
11.2°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
22.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
15.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
64.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.8mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.2mm
1975
Driest On Record
25.6mm
1991
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