King Island Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 18 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A high situated to the north of Tasmania combines with a warm front to the south to produce gusty west to northwesterly winds during Monday. The stream will ease on Tuesday as another high moves over the state late in the day. Northerly winds develop during Wednesday, becoming strong and gusty in the evening, as the high moves to the east of Tasmania and a complex area of low pressure moves across the Bight. A cold front is expected to cross Tasmania on Thursday with the gusty northerly winds turning westerly and easing as it passes.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Currie 16

Tuesday 19 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning south to southwesterly early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Wednesday 20 November

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Thursday 21 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds north to northeasterly 35 to 55 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Monday.

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