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King Island Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

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 %
Mostly sunny
12 20 40% < 1mm Nil SE 16 59 ESE 20 51
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