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King Island Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 12°C
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Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 15:20 EST

King Island for Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely this evening. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending NW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 40 to 60 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 9.9°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
NNW 68km/h rising
Wind Gusts 76km/h
Pressure 1003.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 15.1°C
Smithton Ap 15.1°C
Cape Otway 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower. Very windy
17°C

9pm

Shower. Very windy
16°C

12am

Shower. Very windy
15°C

3am

Heavy shower. Very windy
14°C

King Island Weather Warnings

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Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for all districts

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King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8

Windy with showers

Heavy rain

Wind and showers easing

Late shower

Wind and showers easing

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 60% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate 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 42
km/h
54
km/h
46
km/h
50
km/h
30
km/h
39
km/h
40
km/h
40
km/h
34
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NW 42km/h
NW
NW 54km/h
NW
W 46km/h
W
W 50km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
NW 39km/h
NW
NNW 40km/h
NNW
NW 40km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
N 28km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SW 30km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 81% 68% 86% 73% 66% 64% 79% 67% 72% 62% 76% 69% 80% 66%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 11°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:42 EST
sunrise
07:10 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:28 EST
set
Tue 15:23 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
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Sun
May 22
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Sun
May 29

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 2
10.7°C - 5.8mm
Sun
May 1
11.7°C 15.0°C 20.4mm
Sat
Apr 30
12.6°C 20.6°C 9.4mm
Fri
Apr 29
13.4°C 18.5°C 3.0mm
Thu
Apr 28
14.3°C 19.1°C 2.2mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
250.6mm
53.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
237.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
173.8mm
52 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
10.7°C
2nd
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
15.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
22.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
15.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.4mm
1st
Total This Month
26.2mm
2 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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