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King Island Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely during the morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Issued Wed 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 %
Possible shower
9 14 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 89 NW 24 74
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