King Island Weather

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King Island Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 30 to 45 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Issued Tue 21:52 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 %
Cloudy
14 19 40% < 1mm Nil NW 29 87 WNW 30 80
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