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King Island Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 30 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning NW during the morning.

Issued Thu 16:26 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 %
Possible shower
8 13 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 11 90 NW 16 79
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