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King Island Weather

Sun 09:54 EST
Current Warnings

King Island Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail from late this morning. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 45 to 65 km/h.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h during the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 40 to 50 km/h turning S 40 to 60 km/h during the day then tending SW 30 to 40 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sun 05:40 EST

King Island Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
7 12 90% 1-5mm Nil W 32 76 W 43 74
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Weather News

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

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Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.