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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.

  • Sleet shower 3 °C

    -2 °C

  • Sunny day 2 °C

    -3 °C

  • Sunny intervals 3 °C

    0 °C

  • Overcast 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Light rain 7 °C

    1 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    0 °C

  • Sunny intervals 4 °C

    0 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 January 2019)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Sleet shower Light snow shower day Light snow Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 15 21 W 13 22 WSW 12 23 W 11 22 WSW 11 19 WSW 10 17 W 11 19 W 11 17 WSW 10 14 WSW 11 17 WSW 11 17 WSW 11 18 WSW 10 17 WSW 9 15 W 9 16 W 8 15 W 8 15 W 8 14 WSW 8 14 W 9 16 W 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
91% 89% 88% 89% 90% 92% 92% 90% 85% 81% 85% 85% 91% 92% 93% 92% 93% 96% 94% 92% 95%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:32 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
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Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night 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 Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 8 14 W 8 14 W 7 13 W 7 13 WNW 8 14 WNW 8 14 WNW 8 14 WNW 7 14 WNW 7 14 WNW 7 14 NW 8 12 NW 8 13 NNW 9 15 NNW 9 15 NNW 9 15 NNW 8 14 NW 7 13 NW 7 12 WNW 6 12 WNW 6 11 W 6 10 W 6 10 W 6 10 W 5 9
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 G VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G G G
Humidity
95% 95% 93% 94% 93% 93% 92% 91% 91% 90% 86% 82% 76% 74% 74% 75% 78% 81% 84% 85% 85% 85% 86% 86%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:33 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 January 2019)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 5 8 W 6 9 W 6 9 WNW 5 9 W 6 12 W 5 10 WSW 5 9 WSW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M M G G G G
Humidity
88% 90% 94% 93% 85% 86% 93% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:35 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 January 2019)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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-2 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 5 8 SW 6 10 SW 6 11 SW 7 12 SW 9 16 SW 9 16 SW 10 17 SW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
94% 94% 95% 95% 89% 89% 92% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 60% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 11 20 SW 12 21 SW 12 22 SW 13 23 SW 14 27 WSW 13 24 WNW 12 22 W 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 92% 88% 86% 89% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Clear night Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
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-1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 11 21 W 11 20 W 11 20 W 11 20 W 13 24 W 12 22 W 11 19 W 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
90% 90% 90% 88% 79% 78% 85% 87%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 16:41 Moon phase: Third quarter
Monday (Monday 28 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -3 ° 0 ° 0 ° -2 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 10 19 W 10 18 WSW 9 17 WSW 9 18 WSW 11 21 WSW 11 21 WSW 10 19 WSW 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 89% 90% 87% 80% 79% 84% 84%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 16:43 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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