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King Island Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 16°C
late_shower

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EDT

King Island for Friday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE 30 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. Low-Moderate.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 61%
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E 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1020.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:31 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 18.5°C
Cape Otway 19.4°C
Smithton Ap 18.5°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

3pm

Cloudy. Windy
21°C

6pm

Cloudy
19°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12am

Slight chance shower
17°C

King Island Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Late shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 22°C 25°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 70% 90% 20% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 25
km/h
38
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
33
km/h
48
km/h
33
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
31
km/h
41
km/h
Wind Direction E 25km/h
E
E 38km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
SE 8km/h
SE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
N 33km/h
N
WNW 48km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NNW 33km/h
NNW
W 31km/h
W
WSW 41km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 81% 64% 92% 72% 93% 69% 78% 64% 74% 59% 84% 62% 77% 56%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 10°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:04 EDT
sunrise
07:31 EDT
sunset
19:31 EDT
last light
19:58 EDT
moon
set
Fri 17:14 EDT
rise
Sat 04:00 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
12.9°C - 0.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
15.3°C 21.2°C 0.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
14.6°C 21.7°C 28.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
15.5°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
11.6°C 26.5°C 0.2mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
113.5mm
24.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
110.2mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
169.4mm
34 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
14.4°C
+2.3°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
23.6°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
20.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
22nd
Total This Month
36.2mm
8 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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