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Radio 1's Big Weekend

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Festival crowd

Sat 28 May - Sun 29 May 2016

50,000 music fans will descend on Exeter over the weekend of 28-29 May for BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend.

Radio 1 Big Weekend weather forecast

 

 

Held at Powderham Castle, the three different stages will host some of the world's top artists.

Acts on the Main Stage will include:

  • Coldplay
  • Mumford and Sons
  • Ellie Goulding
  • One Republic
  • Bastille
  • Years and Years

Meanwhile on the 'In New Music We Trust Stage' Bring Me The Horizon and Biffy Clyro will headline the Saturday and Sunday respectively.

Keep checking the Exeter weather for the most up-to-date forecast.

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  • Light rain 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Light shower day 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    8 °C

Sunday (30 April 2017)
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Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
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11  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  °
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60% 50% 90% 90% 90%
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SSE 5 6 SSW 3 5 W 6 10 WNW 9 17 NW 9 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M M M
Humidity Expand
89% 90% 90% 91% 91%
UV index Expand
1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (1 May 2017)
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 9  ° 9  ° 10  ° 11  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  °
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7  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 7  ° 8  ° 9  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  °
Precipitation probability Expand
80% 80% 80% 80% 80% 80% 80% 60% 50% 40% 40% 40% 30% 30% 40% 40% 40% 40% 30% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 20 WNW 11 23 WNW 10 22 WNW 11 23 WSW 10 22 N 9 20 NW 9 19 N 9 16 N 10 18 N 10 18 NNW 10 18 NNW 10 18 NNW 11 19 NNW 11 20 NNW 12 23 NW 11 21 NW 13 24 NW 13 25 NW 13 25 NNW 12 22 NNW 10 19 NNW 10 20 N 9 18 N 8 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G G M M G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 89% 89% 90% 90% 89% 88% 91% 88% 83% 77% 72% 67% 67% 67% 69% 69% 75% 76% 78% 80% 81% 85% 86%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (2 May 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 9  ° 12  ° 15  ° 16  ° 14  ° 11  °
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7  ° 7  ° 6  ° 6  ° 10  ° 13  ° 14  ° 13  ° 9  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 8 17 N 8 17 NNE 10 20 NE 9 18 ENE 9 18 NE 9 18 NE 8 18 NNE 7 13 N 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 88% 90% 87% 72% 60% 56% 64% 79%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:36 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 4
Wednesday (3 May 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
10  ° 9  ° 8  ° 11  ° 13  ° 13  ° 13  ° 10  °
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8  ° 6  ° 5  ° 8  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  ° 8  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 9 17 NE 11 18 NE 11 19 NE 12 23 NE 12 23 NE 12 23 NE 11 20 NE 11 18
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
82% 85% 84% 74% 66% 64% 66% 73%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Thursday (4 May 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 8  ° 8  ° 11  ° 13  ° 14  ° 13  ° 11  °
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6  ° 5  ° 5  ° 8  ° 11  ° 11  ° 11  ° 9  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 11 19 NE 11 20 NE 12 22 NE 14 26 ENE 14 26 ENE 13 25 ENE 11 21 ENE 12 21
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
76% 82% 83% 75% 66% 65% 65% 69%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:44 Sunset: 20:39 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 4
Friday (5 May 2017)
0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 7  ° 7  ° 10  ° 14  ° 14  ° 13  ° 11  °
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6  ° 4  ° 4  ° 7  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 8  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 13 22 NE 14 23 ENE 15 25 ENE 18 31 E 19 33 E 18 32 E 16 27 ENE 17 27
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
74% 82% 85% 76% 64% 65% 67% 72%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: First quarter
Saturday (6 May 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 8  ° 8  ° 11  ° 13  ° 13  ° 13  ° 11  °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6  ° 5  ° 5  ° 7  ° 10  ° 11  ° 11  ° 9  °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 17 28 ENE 17 28 ENE 17 28 ENE 17 30 E 16 28 E 12 22 E 10 17 ENE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
77% 81% 85% 78% 72% 72% 75% 82%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: First quarter

Issued at:

28 - 29 May - Heading to Radio 1's Big Weekend in Exeter? Check the local weather forecast.

BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend is the UK's biggest free-ticketed event.

Previous Big Weekend venues include:

  • Norwich
  • Glasgow
  • Derry
  • Maidstone
  • Swindon
  • Bangor
  • Carlisle

Last year's event was held in Norwich. Acts included:

  • Muse
  • Taylor Swift
  • Foo Fighters
  • The Vaccines
  • Sam Smith
  • Rita Ora
  • Rudimental
  • Jamie T

 At this year's Big Weekend in Exeter, artists from all genres will be playing on one of the three stages:

  • Main Stage
  • In New Music We Trust Stage
  • BBC Introducing stage

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

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