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King Island Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 18°C
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Now

16.6°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EDT

King Island for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely later tonight. Winds E 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the early morning. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.4°C falling
Feels Like 16.6°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
E 31km/h steady
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Cape Otway 16.2°C
Aireys Inlet 17.0°C
Cape Grim 15.8°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

9pm

Cloudy
17°C

12am

Rain
17°C

3am

Heavy rain
16°C

6am

Intermittent rain
15°C

King Island Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Showers

Windy with rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 12°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 5% 50% 90% 10% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 20
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
41
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
41
km/h
42
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SW 41km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
WSW 41km/h
WSW
WSW 42km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 28km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 64% 53% 87% 69% 74% 64% 80% 66% 83% 72% 79% 61% 72% 60%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 10°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:19 EDT
sunset
20:52 EDT
last light
21:23 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:50 EDT
set
Fri 13:59 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
5.2°C 21°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
13.7°C 18.3°C 4.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
13.2°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
13.8°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
13.7°C 17.6°C 0.2mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
36.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
18.0mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
3.6mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.6mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
5.2°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
23.8°C
Jan 7

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
19th 2004
Average This Month
13.9°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
37.8°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
20.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
13th
Total This Month
18.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.5mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
8.6mm
2008
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