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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:

  • Avenged Sevenfold
  • Guns N' Roses
  • Ozzy Osbourne

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

  • WWE NXT Live
  • UK Air Guitar Championships
  • Infernal Varanne Globe of Death

 Before travelling, check the Donington Park weather.

 Back to the events homepage.

  • Sunny day 10 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny day 11 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    3 °C

Sunday (Sunday 24 March 2019)
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Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
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WSW 5 13 W 6 14 W 9 14 WNW 10 15 WNW 11 18 WNW 14 21 WNW 15 23 WNW 16 25 WNW 16 26 WNW 17 28 WNW 16 27 WNW 15 26 W 14 25 W 14 25 W 15 26 W 14 26 WNW 13 23 WNW 15 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
84% 84% 78% 72% 66% 57% 53% 51% 51% 50% 54% 59% 64% 70% 71% 77% 80% 80%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 18:25 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 25 March 2019)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 14 25 NW 14 25 NW 15 27 NW 14 26 NW 13 24 NW 13 24 NW 13 24 NW 13 24 NW 14 24 NNW 14 24 NNW 12 21 NNW 11 19 NNW 9 16 NNW 8 16 NNW 8 15 NNW 8 15 NW 8 14 NW 8 14 NW 8 15 WNW 8 15 WNW 8 14 WNW 7 13 WNW 7 12 W 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 76% 74% 72% 75% 75% 75% 74% 68% 62% 59% 55% 52% 50% 49% 48% 50% 55% 61% 67% 72% 77% 81% 83%
UV index
1 1 2 2 3 3 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 18:27 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 March 2019)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5%
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3 ° 1 ° 1 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 6 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 6 9 W 7 11 WNW 7 13 WNW 8 16 WNW 11 22 WNW 11 21 NW 9 17 WNW 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
84% 90% 94% 82% 64% 62% 70% 80%
UV index
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 18:29 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 March 2019)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
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3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 7 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 6 11 W 6 11 W 6 11 WNW 8 17 WNW 10 21 WNW 10 20 NW 7 14 WNW 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 91% 81% 68% 66% 75% 86%
UV index
1 3 1 1
Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 18:31 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 28 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 8 ° 11 ° 12 ° 10 ° 8 °
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4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 7 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 5 9 W 5 8 W 5 8 W 5 11 WSW 6 14 WSW 7 15 SW 6 11 SW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
90% 94% 95% 86% 70% 66% 76% 85%
UV index
1 1 3 1 1
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 18:32 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 29 March 2019)
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 Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 8 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 8 °
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4 ° 3 ° 2 ° 5 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 14 SW 8 15 SW 8 15 SW 10 20 SW 11 23 SW 11 22 WSW 9 17 WSW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 90% 91% 81% 67% 66% 73% 82%
UV index
1 1 3 1 1
Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 18:34 Moon phase: Third quarter
Saturday (Saturday 30 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 7 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 2 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 17 WSW 9 16 WSW 8 14 WNW 10 19 WNW 11 23 WNW 10 19 WNW 8 16 W 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 89% 91% 80% 66% 64% 69% 78%
UV index
1 1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 18:36 Moon phase: Waning crescent
< 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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