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King Island Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 20°C
possible_shower

Now

16.8°C rising
Updated at 07:40 EDT

King Island for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.4°C falling
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
WNW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:35 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 15.9°C
Cape Otway 14.2°C
Smithton Ap 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
17°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
19°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
20°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
19°C

King Island Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 60% 90% 50% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High Moderate High 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 33
km/h
41
km/h
36
km/h
41
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
11
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
37
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NW 33km/h
NW
NW 41km/h
NW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
WNW 41km/h
WNW
SW 29km/h
SW
SW 34km/h
SW
W 11km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
SW 37km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 76% 62% 83% 66% 66% 49% 66% 52% 75% 51% 66% 52% 71% 58%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 10°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:08 EDT
sunrise
07:35 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:51 EDT
moon
set
Tue 19:41 EDT
rise
Wed 08:28 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
16.3°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
17.1°C 23.0°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
16.4°C 24.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Mar 24
12.9°C 21.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
15.3°C 21.2°C 0.2mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.5mm
24.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
110.6mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
171.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
5.2°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
29.5°C
Mar 15

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.6°C
17th
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
26th 2005
Average This Month
14.6°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
12.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
36.8°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
23.5°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
20.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
22nd
Total This Month
36.6mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.5mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
125.6mm
1983
Driest On Record
6.0mm
1986
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