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Reading Festival 2017 weather forecast

Festival crowd

Fri 25 AugSun 27 Aug 2017

The Reading and Leeds festival takes place over the August bank holiday weekend and hosts a line-up of some of the world's top bands.

Reading and Leeds share a line-up and bands will play Reading on one day and then swap to join the bill at Leeds.

Headlining the main stage at Reading festival on the Friday night is Kasabian, followed by Eminem on the Saturday and Muse on Sunday.

Other acts taking to the stages at Reading festival include:

  • Bastille
  • Major Lazer
  • Liam Gallagher
  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • Korn
  • Blossoms

Campers in the fields at Richfield Avenue for Reading festival will be looking for a dry, warm weekend.

Will you need wellies or sunglasses at Reading festival this year?

Make sure you check the Reading weather forecast before packing your wellies or wayfarers for Reading festival.

Back to the events calendar.

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    10 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    14 °C

  • Overcast 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    11 °C

Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
Now 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night
20% 10% 10% 10% 20% 90% ≥95% 80% 40%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 23 SW 9 19 S 9 19 SSE 8 20 SSE 11 24 SSE 13 27 SSE 14 30 SSE 16 32 S 12 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G G G P M VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 85% 83% 84% 86% 90% 92% 91% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:34 Sunset: 18:03 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 20 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
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light rain Light shower night Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
30% 40% 30% 50% 50% 60% 60% 10% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 13 27 S 13 28 S 14 29 SSW 14 30 SSW 15 30 SSW 14 30 SW 16 32 WSW 15 31 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 29 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 13 26 SW 13 25 SW 11 22 SSW 9 18 SSW 8 17 S 9 19 S 10 22 S 12 26 S 13 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G G VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 85% 86% 87% 88% 90% 90% 88% 88% 86% 84% 81% 78% 73% 70% 65% 61% 63% 68% 73% 77% 78% 78% 83%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:36 Sunset: 18:01 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Clear night Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
70% 70% 30% <5% 10% 40% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 14 29 S 15 30 SSW 13 28 SSW 15 31 SSW 19 39 SSW 23 47 SW 21 42 SW 19 37 WSW 18 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 90% 83% 76% 72% 67% 71% 77% 78%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:37 Sunset: 17:59 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 11 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 17 33 W 16 31 W 15 29 W 15 29 W 17 34 W 15 29 WSW 12 22 WSW 11 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
77% 76% 75% 71% 60% 66% 76% 82%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:39 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast
20% 20% 30% 30% 50% 50% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 21 SW 12 23 SW 13 25 SW 14 26 SW 14 26 SW 13 25 SW 13 24 SW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
88% 90% 91% 91% 89% 89% 91% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:41 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Overcast Overcast Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 20% 40% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 13 24 SW 13 25 SW 14 25 SW 14 26 SW 16 30 SW 14 27 SW 13 23 SW 12 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
93% 93% 92% 90% 81% 79% 85% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:43 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 25 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)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 22 SW 11 21 SW 10 19 SW 11 21 SW 13 25 SW 12 23 SSW 10 19 SSW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 91% 88% 79% 80% 87% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:44 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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25-27 August - Check the Reading weather forecast before heading to Reading festival to see some of the world's top rock acts.

Reading Festival, the world's oldest popular music festival still in existence, will take place once again on Richfield Avenue in the heart of Reading whilst in Leeds, Bramham Park will be rocking to another great line-up from the world of rock, metal and indie.

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