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King Island Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 12°C
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Now

8.2°C rising
Updated at 19:40 EST

King Island for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds SW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.2°C rising
Dew Point 1.6°C rising
Feels Like 5.2°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1008.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:25 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 8.3°C
Cape Otway 9.5°C
Smithton Ap 4.1°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

3am

Chance shower
8°C

6am

Shower
9°C

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King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 23
Sun
Jul 24
Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29

Windy with showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Showers
Maximum 11°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low 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 50
km/h
48
km/h
26
km/h
35
km/h
34
km/h
50
km/h
36
km/h
39
km/h
35
km/h
43
km/h
32
km/h
38
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction W 50km/h
W
WSW 48km/h
WSW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
N 35km/h
N
W 34km/h
W
NNW 50km/h
NNW
W 36km/h
W
NW 39km/h
NW
W 35km/h
W
W 43km/h
W
W 32km/h
W
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 35km/h
W
Relative Humidity 62% 60% 83% 72% 73% 79% 67% 76% 79% 78% 82% 81% 85% 81%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 10°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:07 EST
sunrise
07:36 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sat 21:05 EST
set
Sun 10:02 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 23
4.6°C 10°C 3.8mm
Fri
Jul 22
10.7°C 14.8°C 10.6mm
Thu
Jul 21
5.1°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 20
7.9°C 14.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 19
11.9°C 14.3°C 10.8mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
457.5mm
88.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
629.8mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
392.0mm
123 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.4mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
32.0°C
Mar 17

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
8.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
17.9°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.6mm
12th
Total This Month
80.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
112.9mm
19.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
214.8mm
1975
Driest On Record
58.0mm
1997
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