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King Island Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Winds N/NW 35 to 45 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h in the morning then shifting SW 40 to 50 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 30 to 40 km/h turning NW 40 to 50 km/h during the afternoon then increasing to 50 to 60 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h.

Issued Wed 05:41 EST

King Island Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:40 EST
NW 26 31 10.5 8.6 7.5 88 2 1.2 1030.5
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