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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
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    Light shower day
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    Cloudy
Tuesday (28 February 2017)
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Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night
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Warnings
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0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° -1  ° 0  ° 0  ° 1  ° 2  ° 3  ° 4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 3  ° 3  ° 3  ° 3  ° 2  ° 2  °
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40% 40% 40% 40% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 20% 60% 30% 30% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
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W 13 29 W 13 28 W 10 22 W 8 17 WNW 8 17 W 7 16 WNW 7 15 WNW 7 16 WNW 8 18 WNW 9 20 WNW 12 25 WNW 15 30 WNW 17 33 W 16 32 W 16 33 WNW 16 34 WNW 17 35 WNW 17 36 WNW 19 39 WNW 19 39 WNW 19 40 WNW 19 39 WNW 19 39 WNW 18 37
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80% 80% 85% 88% 88% 87% 88% 88% 87% 81% 73% 66% 63% 60% 74% 76% 71% 72% 74% 71% 69% 67% 68% 69%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 07:01 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (1 March 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower night Cloudy Clear night
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10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 80% 60% 80% 50% 50% 20% 40% 20% 20% 20% 40% 20% 10%
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WNW 17 34 WNW 15 31 WNW 13 28 W 11 24 W 9 20 WSW 7 15 SW 6 11 SSW 5 11 SSW 5 11 S 5 11 S 6 10 S 6 12 S 5 10 SSE 7 13 SE 7 14 SE 7 15 WSW 9 18 WSW 11 22 W 18 34 W 20 40 W 21 41 W 21 41 W 21 41 W 22 44
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71% 72% 73% 75% 76% 78% 80% 82% 81% 81% 82% 86% 87% 88% 89% 90% 88% 85% 81% 75% 70% 69% 67% 66%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Thursday (2 March 2017)
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
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6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 8  ° 11  ° 10  ° 8  ° 7  °
Warnings
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1  ° 1  ° 2  ° 5  ° 8  ° 7  ° 5  ° 4  °
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10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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W 20 39 W 18 34 W 14 25 WSW 10 19 SW 17 33 SW 17 32 SSW 13 23 SSW 11 19
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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64% 62% 65% 71% 54% 59% 69% 80%
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0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Friday (3 March 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Overcast Light shower day Light rain Cloudy
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7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 8  ° 9  ° 9  ° 7  ° 7  °
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4  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 8  ° 7  ° 5  ° 4  °
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20% 20% 20% 50% 30% 50% 50% 10%
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S 10 18 SSE 9 15 S 7 13 SE 8 14 SE 6 13 SSW 9 18 SW 9 16 SW 10 17
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VG G M G G G G G
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87% 89% 91% 90% 81% 80% 88% 88%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (4 March 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night Clear night
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6  ° 5  ° 4  ° 6  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 5  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
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3  ° 2  ° 1  ° 3  ° 5  ° 5  ° 3  ° 2  °
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10% 10% 10% <5% 40% 30% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SW 10 19 WSW 8 14 WSW 10 17 WSW 10 19 W 14 27 W 14 25 W 13 22 W 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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89% 85% 84% 79% 68% 72% 80% 84%
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0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 18:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (5 March 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night Cloudy
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5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 7  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 6  °
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Weather warnings may have been issued
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2  ° 1  ° 2  ° 4  ° 5  ° 4  ° 3  ° 3  °
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10% 10% 20% 80% 90% 80% 40% 20%
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WSW 10 16 WSW 9 15 SW 11 18 SSW 12 21 SSW 15 27 WSW 17 30 WNW 17 30 W 16 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G G M G VG VG
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85% 86% 87% 85% 84% 82% 83% 83%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 18:02 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (6 March 2017)
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Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light shower night
Temperature (°C) arrow down
6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 8  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
3  ° 3  ° 3  ° 6  ° 8  ° 7  ° 7  ° 6  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 40% 40%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 15 26 W 12 21 W 10 17 SW 9 17 SW 11 21 WSW 14 27 SW 13 25 SW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
82% 85% 88% 82% 73% 76% 79% 83%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 18:03 Moon phase: First quarter
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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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