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Download Festival 2017 weather forecast

Festival crowd

Fri 9 JunSun 11 Jun 2017

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:

  • System Of A Down
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Aerosmith

Other acts on the bill include:

  • Sum 41
  • Slayer
  • Good Charlotte
  • Simple Plan

How will the weather affect Download Festival this year?

 Before packing your car ready for the weekend, check the Donington Park weather.

 Back to the events homepage.

  • Light rain 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny intervals 11 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    8 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
Now 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast
<5% <5% 10% 50% 90% 90% 90% 10% 10% 20% 60% 20% 50% 50% 50% 20% 20% 50% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
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11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 10 22 SSW 10 21 SSW 9 20 SW 10 21 SSW 11 21 S 10 20 SSW 15 27 SSW 17 30 SW 18 31 SW 18 30 SW 18 30 SW 18 30 SW 17 29 SW 16 28 SW 15 26 SW 15 25 SW 14 24 SW 15 26 SW 15 26 SW 16 26 SW 16 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G M M G VG G VG G VG G G VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 91% 91% 93% 94% 95% 93% 92% 91% 91% 91% 91% 90% 90% 90% 91% 91% 91% 90% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 25 October 2017)
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 Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
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12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 18 30 SW 19 31 SW 20 33 SW 19 32 SW 19 32 SW 18 31 WSW 16 28 W 13 23 W 10 19 W 10 17 W 9 14 W 9 15 W 10 17 W 10 18 W 10 18 W 10 17 WSW 9 16 WSW 8 14 SW 6 12 SW 6 9 SW 5 9 SW 5 8 SW 5 7 SW 5 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 88% 87% 87% 86% 87% 88% 89% 89% 88% 86% 82% 76% 72% 71% 70% 70% 74% 78% 82% 83% 85% 86% 86%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 26 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 °
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10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 5 7 SW 4 7 SW 3 5 W 3 5 SW 4 8 W 5 9 W 6 11 WNW 6 10 WNW 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 88% 91% 92% 91% 87% 86% 88% 91%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 17:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 27 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 9 ° 8 °
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8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 7 12 WNW 7 11 WNW 7 13 NW 8 15 NW 9 17 NW 9 17 WNW 7 12 WNW 8 14
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
93% 93% 92% 88% 73% 70% 85% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 17:45 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 28 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
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6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 10 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 17 W 11 21 W 12 21 W 14 25 WNW 15 28 WNW 15 28 WNW 13 23 NW 12 22
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
89% 88% 88% 83% 79% 79% 85% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:43 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 29 October 2017)
01:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 12 21 NW 11 19 NW 9 17 NW 9 17 NW 10 20 NW 9 17 NW 7 13 NW 7 13
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
85% 85% 85% 81% 70% 72% 81% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:56 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 30 October 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 7 13 WNW 8 14 W 8 15 W 9 17 W 10 21 W 10 19 W 9 16 WSW 9 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
87% 89% 90% 84% 76% 78% 85% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: First quarter
< Donington Park last 24 hours Issued at:

9-11 June - 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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