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Reading Festival

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Festival crowd

Fri 26 Aug - Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Reading and Leeds festival takes place over the August bank holiday weekend and hosts a line-up of some of the world's top bands.

Reading and Leeds share a line-up and bands will play Reading on one day and then swap to join the bill at Leeds.

Headlining the main stage at Reading festival on the Friday night is Foals, followed by Red Hot Chili Peppers on the Saturday and Biffy Clyro on Sunday.

Other acts taking to the stages at Reading festival include:

  • Disclosure
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Fall Out Boy
  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • The 1975
  • Duke Dumont
  • Oliver Heldens

Campers in the fields at Richfield Avenue for Reading festival will be looking for a dry, warm weekend.

Make sure you check the Reading weather forecast before packing your wellies or wayfarers for Reading festival.

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  • 5 °C

    -2 °C

    Sunny day
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  • 8 °C

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    Sunny day
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Sunday (22 January 2017)
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5  ° 4  ° 3  ° 2  ° 1  ° 0  ° 0  ° -1  ° -1  ° -1  ° -1  °
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3  ° 3  ° 2  ° 1  ° -1  ° -2  ° -2  ° -3  ° -3  ° -3  ° -3  °
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ESE 4 6 SE 4 7 ESE 2 6 ENE 3 6 E 3 6 E 3 6 E 3 7 ESE 3 7 SE 3 7 SSE 2 9 SSE 2 9
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73% 73% 78% 83% 89% 93% 94% 96% 98% 98% 99%
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1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 07:56 Sunset: 16:36 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (23 January 2017)
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SE 2 8 SSE 2 9 SSE 2 9 SE 2 8 SSE 2 8 SSE 2 7 SSE 2 7 S 1 7 W 1 7 SSW 2 7 SW 2 7 WSW 2 7 WSW 3 7 W 4 6 W 4 7 WNW 4 6 WNW 3 6 W 2 6 W 2 5 W 3 6 WNW 3 6 WNW 3 5 WNW 3 5 W 3 5
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99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 97% 98% 98% 96% 92% 88% 87% 88% 89% 92% 92% 95% 94% 95% 97% 98% 97%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (24 January 2017)
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Fog Fog Mist Fog Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night
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1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 4  ° 6  ° 4  ° 3  °
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20% 20% 20% 20% 10% <5% <5% <5%
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WNW 3 5 SW 3 5 SSW 3 5 SSW 4 6 S 4 9 SSW 5 10 S 6 10 S 6 11
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97% 98% 98% 98% 91% 87% 92% 93%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (25 January 2017)
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1  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 3  ° 2  ° -1  ° -3  °
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<5% <5% 10% <5% 10% <5% <5% 10%
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S 6 11 S 6 11 S 6 11 S 8 14 S 11 21 S 10 19 SSE 8 15 SSE 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G VG VG VG G
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93% 93% 92% 91% 81% 78% 86% 88%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 16:41 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (26 January 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night
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1  ° 1  ° 0  ° 1  ° 3  ° 4  ° 2  ° 2  °
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-3  ° -3  ° -4  ° -4  ° -1  ° 0  ° -3  ° -2  °
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10% 20% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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SSE 9 17 SSE 9 17 SSE 10 18 SSE 11 21 SSE 12 24 SSE 12 22 SE 11 20 SE 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G VG VG VG VG
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89% 90% 90% 89% 80% 76% 86% 88%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 16:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (27 January 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
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-2  ° -2  ° -2  ° -1  ° 4  ° 5  ° 2  ° 2  °
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<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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SSE 10 19 SSE 10 19 SSE 10 19 SSE 10 18 SSE 11 21 SSE 9 17 SSE 8 14 S 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G G VG VG VG G
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88% 89% 91% 91% 81% 81% 91% 94%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 16:44 Moon phase: New
Saturday (28 January 2017)
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
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4  ° 4  ° 4  ° 5  ° 7  ° 7  ° 6  ° 6  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
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1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 2  ° 5  ° 5  ° 4  ° 3  °
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10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
S 7 12 S 6 11 S 6 11 S 7 13 SSW 8 16 S 8 16 S 8 15 S 9 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G G G G G
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95% 96% 96% 94% 89% 88% 93% 94%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 16:46 Moon phase: New
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26-28 August - Check the Reading weather forecast before heading to Reading festival to see some of the world's top rock acts.

Reading Festival, the world's oldest popular music festival still in existence, will take place once again on Richfield Avenue in the heart of Reading whilst in Leeds, Bramham Park will be rocking to another great line-up from the world of rock, metal and indie.

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