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Reading Festival 2017 weather forecast

Festival crowd

Fri 25 AugSun 27 Aug 2017

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 Kasabian, followed by Eminem on the Saturday and Muse on Sunday.

Other acts taking to the stages at Reading festival include:

  • Bastille
  • Major Lazer
  • Liam Gallagher
  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • Korn
  • Blossoms

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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  • Overcast 19 °C

    16 °C

  • Cloudy 23 °C

    17 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 22 °C

    14 °C

Monday (Monday 21 August 2017)
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1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:15 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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SSE 2 6 SSE 2 6 SSE 2 6 SE 2 5 SE 3 5 ESE 3 5 ESE 3 7 SE 4 8 SE 4 8 SE 5 8 SE 6 10 SE 6 12 SE 7 12 SE 8 14 SE 8 15 SE 9 15 SE 9 17 SE 9 16 SE 9 16 SE 8 15 SE 8 16 ESE 9 19 ESE 8 18 ESE 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M P M VP M M M M G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G
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96% 97% 98% 98% 99% 99% 98% 98% 96% 92% 88% 81% 76% 73% 71% 70% 68% 69% 70% 72% 76% 79% 83% 85%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:13 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10%
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ESE 7 16 ESE 7 15 ESE 6 13 SW 6 12 W 10 21 W 12 25 W 12 24 W 9 17 WSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG VG VG
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87% 89% 91% 93% 78% 60% 58% 67% 80%
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0 0 0 1 3 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:02 Sunset: 20:11 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10%
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WSW 7 14 SW 8 14 SW 8 14 WSW 11 22 WSW 13 26 WSW 13 25 WSW 10 19 WSW 8 15
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
88% 91% 91% 71% 59% 58% 69% 81%
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0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:08 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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WSW 8 14 SW 6 12 SW 6 11 SW 7 15 SW 7 17 SW 7 16 WSW 6 11 NW 5 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 91% 92% 77% 63% 59% 67% 84%
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0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 20:06 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 17 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
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NNE 5 9 ENE 6 10 NE 6 11 E 7 16 NE 7 17 E 7 16 NE 6 12 NE 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 91% 91% 78% 66% 63% 67% 82%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:06 Sunset: 20:04 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 17 ° 20 ° 21 ° 20 ° 17 °
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14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 16 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 7 12 ENE 6 11 E 6 10 ENE 7 15 ESE 8 19 ESE 8 17 ENE 7 14 N 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 90% 92% 77% 62% 62% 66% 77%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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25-27 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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