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King Island Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 14°C
showers

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

King Island for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.5°C rising
Feels Like 10.7°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
W 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:11 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Grim 12.0°C
Smithton Ap 11.8°C
Cape Otway 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
12°C

12pm

Shower
14°C

3pm

Chance shower
13°C

6pm

Chance shower
12°C

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King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10

Showers

Rain

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Minimum 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 80% 30% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 28
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction W 28km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 95% 85% 100% 84% 93% 84% 93% 82% 89% 78% 89% 76% 89% 78%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:16 EST
sunrise
07:46 EST
sunset
17:11 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
set
Sat 08:57 EST
rise
Sat 19:49 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
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Jul 16
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Jul 24
moon
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Jul 31

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 3
6.7°C 12°C 2.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
5.3°C 11.0°C 6.6mm
Wed
Jul 1
9.1°C 13.8°C 1.2mm
Tue
Jun 30
10.0°C 13.4°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jun 29
10.8°C 13.2°C 2.0mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
457.5mm
88.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
322.2mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
360.0mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
3.1°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 3

King Island Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
7.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
13.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
17.9°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
12.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
9.8mm
3 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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