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King Island Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower this evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h tending NW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers from the late morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Issued Tue 19:40 EST

King Island Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers
9 14 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 20 88 NW 30 81
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