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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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  • Cloudy 10 °C

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  • Cloudy 14 °C

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  • Light shower day 13 °C

    8 °C

Tuesday (25 April 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (26 April 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:46 Sunset: 20:18 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (27 April 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:44 Sunset: 20:20 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (28 April 2017)
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0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:21 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Saturday (29 April 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:23 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (30 April 2017)
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ESE 10 19 E 11 21 ESE 12 22 ESE 15 30 SE 16 32 SE 16 30 SSE 12 22 SSE 12 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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68% 70% 73% 69% 59% 58% 69% 75%
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Sunrise: 05:39 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (1 May 2017)
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SSE 11 19 S 10 19 SSE 11 20 S 13 26 S 15 30 SE 14 27 E 12 21 E 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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83% 88% 86% 72% 58% 66% 78% 85%
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Sunrise: 05:37 Sunset: 20:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

Issued at:

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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Reading Festival and the weather