Sunshine and rain forecast for T in the Park

10 July 2014 - Met Office forecasters are expecting a dry, sunny start for T in the Park in Scotland this weekend.

Around 85,000 music fans are expected at the music festival at Balado, near Kinross. The start of the festival on Friday will see sunny weather with some patchy cloud and temperatures reaching around 23 °C.

As we progress through the weekend temperatures are expected to drop and the risk of rain will increase.

Met Office Chief Meteorologist Paul Gundersen said: "We are likely to see rain for this area of Scotland for Saturday afternoon and into Sunday morning. It is going to feel cooler with temperatures reaching around 17 °C, but it will brighten up again by Sunday afternoon."

More than 200 artists will perform over the three day festival on one of 11 stages. For the full line up and for more information about the festival, visit the  T in the Park official website.

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Last updated: 10 July 2014