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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.

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    12 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    6 °C

Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 60% 80% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 10 22 SSW 11 20 SSW 13 21 S 12 20 SSW 10 19 SSW 12 19 SW 11 18 SW 10 18 WSW 10 20 WSW 9 19 WSW 9 19 SW 9 18 SW 8 16 SSW 9 18 SSW 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G M M M G G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
96% 92% 91% 95% 96% 97% 95% 92% 90% 89% 88% 87% 89% 88% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:45 Sunset: 17:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 60% 60% 80% 80% 50% 20% 50% 50% 20% 50% 60% 50% 40% 50% 50% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 9 19 SSW 10 20 SSW 10 19 SW 9 19 SW 9 19 SSW 9 18 SSW 9 19 SSW 10 19 SSW 11 21 S 12 23 SSW 16 28 SSW 17 29 SW 18 31 SW 19 33 SW 19 33 SW 19 32 SW 18 31 SW 18 30 SW 17 29 SW 16 28 SW 16 27 SW 15 26 SW 15 26 SW 15 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G M M G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
91% 91% 94% 94% 93% 95% 94% 95% 95% 94% 94% 93% 92% 91% 90% 90% 89% 89% 90% 91% 91% 92% 92% 93%
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 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
50% 50% 80% 20% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 12 °
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12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 16 27 SW 16 27 WSW 11 19 W 8 14 WSW 8 14 WSW 9 16 WSW 7 13 SSW 5 9 SSW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 94% 92% 89% 77% 76% 89% 93%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 26 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
30% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 6 12 SW 7 13 SW 7 13 SW 8 14 WSW 9 17 WSW 8 15 WSW 7 13 W 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
95% 94% 94% 92% 88% 86% 91% 92%
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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 13 ° 11 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 14 W 8 15 W 9 16 WNW 9 18 NW 11 21 WNW 10 20 WNW 9 16 WNW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 94% 93% 90% 79% 78% 87% 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 Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
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8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 18 W 10 19 WNW 11 20 W 12 22 WNW 13 25 WNW 13 24 WNW 11 19 WNW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 90% 87% 79% 80% 86% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:43 Moon phase: First quarter
Sunday (Sunday 29 October 2017)
01:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 10 18 WNW 10 19 WNW 10 18 WNW 11 21 WNW 12 24 WNW 11 22 WNW 10 19 WNW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 90% 85% 78% 78% 85% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:56 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: First quarter
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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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