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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 11 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny intervals 7 °C

    3 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    0 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    2 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
Now 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 Overcast Cloudy Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 90% ≥95% 90% 80% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 11 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 25 41 SSW 25 40 SSW 25 41 SSW 29 47 SSW 31 51 SSW 31 50 SW 31 50 W 22 36 WSW 20 34 SW 20 33 SW 20 33 SW 20 33 SW 21 34 SW 20 33 SW 19 31 SW 18 31 SW 17 29 SW 18 30 SW 18 30 SW 17 29 SW 17 28 SW 18 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG VG VG VG M M M G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG
Humidity Expand
85% 84% 84% 84% 85% 81% 83% 89% 88% 88% 87% 84% 82% 80% 79% 80% 80% 81% 80% 80% 82% 84%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:35 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 25 January 2018)
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
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 40% 20% <5% 10% 20% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
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0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 17 29 SW 17 29 SSW 17 30 SSW 17 29 SSW 17 29 SSW 17 29 SSW 16 27 SSW 17 28 SSW 15 26 SSW 16 26 SSW 16 27 SSW 19 32 SSW 20 33 SSW 19 32 SSW 18 31 SSW 17 29 SSW 17 29 SSW 16 27 SW 14 23 SSW 14 23 SW 14 23 SW 13 22 SW 12 20 WSW 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 85% 84% 85% 86% 87% 87% 87% 87% 88% 83% 80% 76% 76% 77% 79% 80% 83% 85% 86% 86% 87% 89% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 26 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 6 ° 6 ° 3 ° 1 °
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0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 3 ° 3 ° 1 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 11 18 W 10 17 NW 11 18 NW 10 18 NNW 11 20 NW 9 16 WNW 7 11 W 5 8
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
92% 91% 89% 89% 77% 74% 88% 93%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 27 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 2 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 °
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-1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 5 8 SW 5 9 SSW 6 11 SSW 9 16 SSW 12 21 SSW 14 25 SW 14 24 SW 13 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
94% 93% 93% 92% 85% 86% 90% 91%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 16:41 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 28 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 12 ° 10 ° 10 °
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5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 21 WSW 12 21 WSW 11 20 SW 12 21 WSW 14 26 SW 15 26 SW 15 28 SW 17 31
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
91% 92% 93% 92% 87% 86% 89% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 16:43 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 29 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
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6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 17 31 WSW 17 30 WSW 16 28 W 13 24 W 13 24 W 11 19 W 8 15 W 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 84% 84% 84% 77% 79% 81% 84%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 16:44 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tuesday (Tuesday 30 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 9 15 WSW 9 17 WSW 10 18 W 12 21 WSW 14 25 WSW 13 23 WSW 12 21 WSW 12 21
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
88% 89% 90% 84% 78% 81% 83% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 16:46 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
< 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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