King Island Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Monday 27 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A west to northwesterly stream persists over Tasmania as a high over the Bight slowly moves eastwards, with a trough moving to the south of the state during Tuesday. The high will enter the Tasman Sea later on Wednesday, with a hot northwesterly stream to develop during Thursday, then freshen on Friday as a cold front approaches from the west.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Tuesday 28 January

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Currie 14 20

Wednesday 29 January

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Thursday 30 January

Sunny. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

Friday 31 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

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

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