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Download Festival 2019

Festival crowd

Fri 14 JunSun 16 Jun 2019

Download Festival takes place each year at Donington Park and is a must visit for any rock music fans.

Some of the top rock and metal music acts will fill the four stages over the three-day event. Headlining Download Festival this year are:

  • Def Leppard
  • Slipknot
  • Tool

Amongst the non-music entertainment, there will also be:

  • WWE NXT Live
  • UK Air Guitar Championships
  • The Worlds Greatest Wall of Death

 Before travelling, check the Donington Park weather.

 Back to the events homepage.

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Heavy rain 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 19 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 19 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 20 °C

    12 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 18 June 2019)
Now 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 13 WSW 7 11 SW 9 13 SW 9 13 SSW 8 12 SSW 7 11 SSW 7 10 S 5 8 S 6 9 S 6 10 SSW 4 7 SSW 3 6 S 3 6 SSE 3 5 ESE 3 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G
Humidity
80% 75% 72% 70% 70% 70% 68% 67% 69% 74% 76% 80% 83% 85% 86%
UV index
2 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: VH
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 June 2019)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 20% 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 80% 80% 80% 80% 60% 50% 40% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 4 7 ESE 3 6 ESE 4 7 ENE 4 7 ENE 4 7 NNE 4 8 N 4 8 ENE 4 8 NNE 5 10 NNE 6 11 NNE 6 11 N 7 12 NNW 8 13 NNW 8 14 NW 10 16 NW 10 16 NW 10 16 NW 10 18 WNW 10 17 WNW 10 17 W 7 14 WSW 6 11 WSW 6 11 WSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M M M P M M M M M M M M G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 90% 91% 94% 95% 96% 97% 97% 97% 96% 95% 94% 93% 92% 90% 87% 83% 80% 76% 73% 76% 81% 83% 85%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: M
Thursday (Thursday 20 June 2019)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 40% 30% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 9 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 8 15 WSW 8 17 SW 9 17 SW 11 19 WSW 11 22 WSW 12 24 WSW 12 24 W 10 19 W 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 86% 89% 86% 75% 64% 53% 57% 74%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: H
Friday (Friday 21 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night
<5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 9 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 7 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 8 15 W 9 19 W 9 20 WNW 8 17 WNW 6 12 WNW 4 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
82% 88% 86% 67% 56% 52% 55% 80%
UV index
1 4 6 3 1
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: H
Saturday (Saturday 22 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 8 ° 11 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 18 ° 15 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 11 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 3 5 N 3 5 E 4 8 SSE 6 14 SSE 7 17 SSE 8 17 SE 7 13 ESE 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 80% 61% 53% 52% 59% 73%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Sunday (Sunday 23 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 60%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 11 ° 12 ° 16 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 8 15 ESE 7 12 E 7 14 E 9 18 ESE 11 22 ESE 10 20 ESE 10 19 ESE 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity
76% 84% 85% 74% 66% 70% 79% 87%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 04:41 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Third quarter
Monday (Monday 24 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy
80% 50% 20% 20% 20% 40% 40% 20%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 18 ° 16 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 9 18 ESE 8 16 E 9 17 ESE 10 21 S 11 22 E 11 22 ESE 10 19 SSE 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G VG VG
Humidity
92% 94% 94% 88% 80% 73% 76% 86%
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 04:41 Sunset: 21:35 Moon phase: Third quarter
< Donington Park last 24 hours Issued at:

14-16 June 2019 - Check the Donington weather forecast before heading to Download Festival.

Since 2003, the festival has seen some of the world's top heavy rock and metal bands take to the stage, including:

  • Iron Maiden
  • Metallica 
  • Guns N' Roses
  • Iron Maiden
  • Marilyn Manson 
  • Slipknot

Festival-goers will be looking for a warm and dry weekend to get the most out of the festival.

For further information about getting to the festival visit the Download Festival official website.

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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