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King Island Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 9°C
rain

Now

13.1°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EST

King Island for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW 30 to 40 km/h in the evening.

Currently at King Island Ap

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Temperature 13.1°C rising
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 72%
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N 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:35 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 11.6°C
Cape Otway 12.1°C
Smithton Ap 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Heavy rain. Windy
11°C

9pm

Heavy rain
11°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
10°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
10°C

King Island Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1
Wed
Aug 2

Rain

Clearing shower

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 90% 90% 80% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 24
km/h
38
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
35
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 24km/h
N
N 38km/h
N
WSW 23km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
N 31km/h
N
N 35km/h
N
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
SW 13km/h
SW
S 7km/h
S
SSW 11km/h
SSW
E 7km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 83% 74% 78% 64% 75% 68% 85% 73% 75% 63% 75% 65% 78% 66%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
07:05 EST
sunrise
07:34 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
set
Thu 21:48 EST
rise
Fri 10:29 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 27
4.7°C 13°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 26
9.0°C 12°C 5.6mm
Tue
Jul 25
9.1°C 15.5°C 11.8mm
Mon
Jul 24
7.7°C 13.1°C 0.8mm
Sun
Jul 23
11.1°C 13.7°C 6.0mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
462.5mm
91.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
435.8mm
118 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
667.4mm
131 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.4mm
Jul 4
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
29.5°C
Mar 15

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
7.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.5°C
25th
Highest On Record
17.9°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.4mm
4th
Total This Month
143.2mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
113.6mm
19.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
214.8mm
1975
Driest On Record
58.0mm
1997
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