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Download Festival 2017 weather forecast

Festival crowd

Fri 9 JunSun 11 Jun 2017

Download Festival takes place each year at Donington Park and is a must visit for any rock music fans.

Some of the top rock and metal music acts will fill the four stages over the three-day event. Headlining Download Festival this year are:

  • System Of A Down
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Aerosmith

Other acts on the bill include:

  • Sum 41
  • Slayer
  • Good Charlotte
  • Simple Plan

How will the weather affect Download Festival this year?

 Before packing your car ready for the weekend, check the Donington Park weather.

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  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 19 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 19 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 18 °C

    11 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Heavy shower day Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
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SE 8 14 SSE 4 10 SSW 5 9 SW 6 10 WSW 10 17 W 12 18 W 12 18 W 12 19 W 12 19 W 14 22 W 13 21 W 13 21 W 11 19 W 10 18 W 9 18 W 9 19 W 10 19
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M M M M M VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
97% 95% 96% 96% 91% 78% 72% 62% 58% 56% 56% 58% 62% 67% 72% 74% 78%
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1 1 1 1 2 3 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
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WSW 9 17 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 16 SW 9 17 SW 9 18 SW 9 18 SW 9 17 SW 9 17 SW 11 18 WSW 12 19 W 13 21 W 13 22 W 13 22 W 13 23 W 13 22 W 13 22 W 13 22 W 12 21 W 11 19 W 9 15 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 13 WSW 6 11 WSW 6 11
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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82% 84% 85% 86% 86% 87% 87% 87% 84% 80% 75% 69% 63% 60% 61% 59% 57% 59% 60% 64% 69% 73% 78% 80%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:02 Sunset: 20:13 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 1
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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WSW 6 11 WSW 6 11 SW 6 10 SW 6 10 SW 7 14 SW 8 17 SW 7 14 W 4 7 ESE 4 7
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81% 83% 88% 91% 76% 63% 61% 70% 79%
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0 0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:11 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night
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SE 5 8 N 5 9 N 5 9 NNW 6 12 NE 6 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 6 11 WNW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
83% 89% 92% 79% 69% 63% 72% 87%
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0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 20:09 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
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NNW 5 8 NNW 5 8 WNW 5 9 NW 6 14 W 8 18 W 10 19 W 8 15 W 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
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91% 94% 93% 80% 66% 66% 72% 83%
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0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 20:07 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8 14 WSW 8 15 WSW 9 16 WSW 12 24 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 29 SW 13 25 SW 13 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 91% 91% 80% 69% 70% 75% 83%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:04 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 °
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13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 13 24 WSW 12 23 WSW 12 22 W 14 28 W 16 31 W 14 27 W 12 21 W 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 85% 73% 60% 61% 66% 73%
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0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:10 Sunset: 20:02 Moon phase: First quarter
< Donington Park last 24 hours Issued at:

9-11 June - Check the Donington weather forecast before heading to Download Festival.

Since 2003, the festival has seen some of the world's top heavy rock and metal bands take to the stage, including:

  • Iron Maiden
  • Metallica 
  • Guns N' Roses
  • Iron Maiden
  • Marilyn Manson 
  • Slipknot

Festival-goers will be looking for a warm and dry weekend to get the most out of the festival.

For further information about getting to the festival visit the Download Festival official website.

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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