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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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Friday (24 February 2017)
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86% 82% 76% 69% 61% 56% 55% 55% 57% 63% 68% 74% 75% 77% 79% 80% 81%
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0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 07:10 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (25 February 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
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SSW 6 15 SSW 7 15 SSW 7 16 SW 9 20 SW 10 23 SW 10 23 SW 12 24 SSW 11 22 SW 11 24 SW 14 29 SW 15 30 SW 15 32 SW 18 37 SW 18 36 SW 17 35 SW 16 33 SW 16 33 SW 15 31 SW 15 30 SW 15 30 SW 12 26 SW 11 23 WSW 11 23 W 11 22
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83% 83% 80% 78% 77% 76% 76% 77% 77% 75% 76% 76% 75% 77% 81% 83% 86% 89% 90% 92% 92% 92% 89% 87%
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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: 07:08 Sunset: 17:48 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Sunday (26 February 2017)
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Heavy rain
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7  ° 6  ° 5  ° 6  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 6  °
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20% <5% <5% <5% 10% 40% 60% 80%
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W 10 20 SW 8 16 SW 9 17 SW 13 23 SW 20 36 SW 22 39 SW 21 38 WSW 16 28
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88% 87% 87% 85% 78% 81% 87% 86%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:06 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 4
Monday (27 February 2017)
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Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
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5  ° 3  ° 2  ° 3  ° 3  ° 3  ° 1  ° 1  °
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80% 50% 10% 10% 60% 40% 20% 10%
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WSW 12 20 SW 11 19 SW 13 23 SW 15 26 SW 19 35 WSW 19 34 WSW 16 28 WSW 15 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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87% 86% 84% 80% 70% 67% 75% 79%
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0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 4
Tuesday (28 February 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Clear night Clear night
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10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 30% 10% <5%
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SW 15 24 WSW 13 22 W 13 22 WNW 15 26 WNW 21 38 WNW 23 40 WNW 19 32 WNW 17 28
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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81% 83% 84% 78% 67% 65% 73% 76%
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0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:01 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 4
Wednesday (1 March 2017)
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W 15 25 W 14 23 WSW 12 20 WSW 12 20 WSW 15 27 WSW 17 30 WSW 17 28 WSW 17 28
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79% 82% 87% 84% 77% 76% 80% 83%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (2 March 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 4  ° 6  ° 6  ° 5  ° 4  °
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10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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W 17 29 W 17 28 W 14 24 WSW 14 23 WSW 18 33 WSW 16 29 WSW 14 23 WSW 12 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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80% 79% 81% 79% 66% 69% 76% 82%
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0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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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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