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FA Cup Final 2017 weather forecast

Wembley Stadium

Sat 27 May 2017

Wembley Stadium is due to host the FA Cup final on 27 May between Chelsea and Arsenal. The FA Cup is the oldest domestic football competition.

90,000 fans will pack the UK's home of football to watch the cup final, which kicks off at 17:30.

Check the Wembley Stadium weather forecast if you are heading to this year's final.

The FA Cup final teams

Chelsea reached the FA Cup final by beating Tottenham Hotspur 4-2 in the semi-finals. They have won the FA Cup 7 times, with their most recent victory in 2012.

Arsenal beat Manchester City 2-1 after extra time to reach this year's final. Arsenal have won the the FA Cup 12 times, most recently in 2015. The last time Chelsea and Arsenal met in the final was in 2002, when Arsenal won 2-0.

To date, Arsenal are one of the most successful teams in the FA Cup, having won the Cup 12 times - a record they share with Manchester United.

Fans and players alike will be hoping for a warm, dry day with a light breeze. This will make for good playing conditions and a fine final day for spectators.

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  • Light rain 19 °C

    14 °C

  • Light shower day 19 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 19 °C

    15 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    14 °C

  • Sunny intervals 21 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 26 July 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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S 8 15 S 8 17 S 10 20 S 11 21 SSW 11 21 SSW 10 19 SW 11 21 SW 11 22 SW 11 23 SW 11 23 SW 11 22 SW 10 20 WSW 10 21 WSW 11 24 WSW 11 24 WSW 10 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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85% 82% 82% 88% 91% 91% 90% 87% 87% 87% 88% 83% 76% 67% 67% 69%
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1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:15 Sunset: 20:59 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 27 July 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
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WSW 9 21 WSW 9 20 WSW 8 19 WSW 8 17 SW 7 17 SW 7 16 SW 7 16 SW 7 15 SW 8 16 SW 9 18 SW 10 19 SW 10 21 SW 11 22 SW 12 24 WSW 11 23 WSW 11 23 WSW 12 24 WSW 12 24 WSW 12 25 WSW 13 26 WSW 12 25 WSW 11 24 WSW 11 23 WSW 10 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G VG VG G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
71% 72% 73% 76% 78% 79% 79% 80% 77% 74% 71% 68% 64% 65% 66% 64% 63% 61% 58% 57% 59% 61% 63% 66%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:17 Sunset: 20:58 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 28 July 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 40% 50%
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15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 19 ° 19 ° 17 ° 16 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 22 WSW 10 21 SW 9 20 SW 9 19 WSW 12 26 WSW 13 27 SW 13 27 SW 12 25 SSW 12 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
70% 73% 78% 79% 64% 53% 58% 74% 82%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 4 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:18 Sunset: 20:56 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 29 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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SSW 13 26 SSW 12 25 SW 11 22 SW 12 25 SW 12 27 SW 12 27 SW 11 24 SW 9 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 90% 89% 80% 66% 62% 69% 78%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:20 Sunset: 20:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 30 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 20%
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16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 17 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
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15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 8 16 SW 8 16 SSW 8 16 SW 10 23 SW 13 29 SW 14 30 SW 12 26 SW 9 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
83% 86% 87% 73% 62% 56% 63% 74%
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0 0 1 4 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:21 Sunset: 20:53 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 31 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20%
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15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 17 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
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14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 8 16 SSW 6 13 SSW 6 13 SSW 8 18 SSW 10 22 SSW 11 24 SSW 9 21 SSW 8 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
83% 87% 87% 74% 62% 61% 64% 73%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:23 Sunset: 20:52 Moon phase: First quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 1 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20% 20% 10%
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16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 16 °
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15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 7 14 SSW 6 13 SSW 6 13 SSW 9 18 SSW 11 24 SSW 10 22 SW 10 20 SSW 9 16
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
80% 84% 85% 74% 63% 64% 67% 78%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:24 Sunset: 20:50 Moon phase: First quarter
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27 May - Will the weather have an impact on this year's FA cup final at Wembley?

Weather at Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium facilities director Greg Gillin talks about how weather can affect the stadium and how they prepare for the events at the ground.

Wembley Stadium Weather (PDF, 118 kB)

For further information about the venue, visit the  Wembley Stadium official website.

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

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