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King Island Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 14°C
showers_increasing

Now

11.2°C rising
Updated at 21:30 EST

King Island for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NW 35 to 45 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at King Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C rising
Dew Point 8.9°C rising
Feels Like 9.2°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1020.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:32 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Cape Otway 12.2°C
Aireys Inlet 10.9°C
Cape Grim 10.3°C

Next 12 hours in King Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

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King Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3
Thu
Aug 4

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Clearing shower

Showers

Showers

Windy with showers

Windy
Maximum 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Minimum 10°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 80% 80% 60% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 35
km/h
36
km/h
16
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
35
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 36km/h
W
N 16km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
W 32km/h
W
SW 33km/h
SW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
SW 27km/h
SW
SW 32km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 80% 87% 81% 74% 71% 87% 80% 73% 73% 77% 76% 78% 76%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 9°C

King Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:02 EST
sunrise
07:31 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:46 EST
set
Sat 14:06 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

King Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 29
10.7°C 14°C 2.0mm
Thu
Jul 28
8.2°C 12.5°C 1.8mm
Wed
Jul 27
7.2°C 12.2°C 11.6mm
Tue
Jul 26
6.8°C 11.1°C 14.4mm
Mon
Jul 25
7.4°C 12.7°C 9.2mm

King Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
457.5mm
88.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
671.2mm
133 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
427.6mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.4mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
32.0°C
Mar 17

King Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
8.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
17.9°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.4mm
26th
Total This Month
121.6mm
24 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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