King Island Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Thursday 20 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A high to the south of Tasmania extends a ridge over the south and east of the state. The high will remain about southern and eastern Tasmania over the next few days, before moving over the southern Tasman Sea early Sunday. Meanwhile a low pressure centre will move over South Australia on Friday, while it will slowly move to the south of Adelaide during the weekend. A weak cold front is expected to pass to the south on Monday morning, to be quickly followed by a ridge extending over Tasmania from a new high forming to the west.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Friday 21 January

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Currie 14 23

Saturday 22 January

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 23 January

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 24 January

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Friday.

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