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Reading Festival 2018 weather forecast

Festival crowd

Fri 24 AugSun 26 Aug 2018

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 Fall Out Boy, followed by Kendrick Lamar and Panic! At the Disco on the Saturday and the Kings of Leon on Sunday.

Other acts taking to the stages at Reading festival include:

  • Post Malone
  • Papa Roach
  • Hannah Wants
  • Hollywood Undead
  • AJ Tracey

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.

  • Sunny day 27 °C

    15 °C

  • Sunny day 26 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny day 25 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny day 26 °C

    15 °C

  • Sunny day 25 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny day 26 °C

    15 °C

  • Sunny day 26 °C

    15 °C

Monday (Monday 25 June 2018)
Now 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
25 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 27 ° 27 ° 27 ° 27 ° 25 ° 23 ° 21 ° 20 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
24 ° 25 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 24 ° 23 ° 20 ° 19 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNE 3 5 NNE 3 5 N 2 4 N 2 4 NNW 3 6 NNW 5 8 NNW 4 8 N 5 9 NNE 5 10 NNE 5 11 NNE 6 12 NE 6 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
33% 32% 32% 31% 30% 30% 32% 35% 38% 47% 52% 55%
UV index
7 8 7 6 5 4 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:48 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 5 Pollen: VH
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 June 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 Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 21 ° 22 ° 23 ° 24 ° 25 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 25 ° 23 ° 21 ° 20 ° 18 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 21 ° 22 ° 23 ° 24 ° 24 ° 25 ° 25 ° 25 ° 24 ° 23 ° 22 ° 20 ° 18 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 5 12 NE 6 11 NE 6 11 NE 5 11 ENE 4 9 ENE 4 8 ENE 4 8 E 5 9 E 5 9 E 5 9 E 5 9 E 5 10 E 5 10 E 5 11 E 6 12 E 6 13 E 7 13 E 7 14 E 8 14 E 8 15 E 8 16 ESE 8 15 ESE 8 15 E 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
62% 69% 75% 81% 86% 86% 84% 80% 73% 66% 60% 55% 50% 46% 43% 41% 38% 38% 39% 41% 46% 53% 58% 62%
UV index
1 1 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:48 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 4 Pollen: VH
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 June 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 15 ° 13 ° 13 ° 18 ° 23 ° 25 ° 24 ° 20 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 14 ° 12 ° 12 ° 16 ° 20 ° 22 ° 22 ° 18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 7 13 E 6 12 ENE 6 11 ENE 7 14 ENE 9 18 ENE 9 20 ENE 9 20 ENE 9 18 ENE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
66% 71% 83% 79% 57% 42% 37% 37% 51%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:49 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Thursday (Thursday 28 June 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 13 ° 15 ° 20 ° 25 ° 26 ° 25 ° 21 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 12 ° 14 ° 19 ° 24 ° 25 ° 23 ° 20 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 7 14 NE 6 12 NE 7 14 NE 7 17 ENE 9 21 ENE 10 22 ENE 10 20 NE 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
64% 80% 83% 67% 48% 40% 44% 60%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:49 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 4 Pollen: VH
Friday (Friday 29 June 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 15 ° 16 ° 20 ° 24 ° 25 ° 24 ° 19 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 14 ° 14 ° 18 ° 22 ° 23 ° 21 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 7 14 NE 7 13 NE 8 16 NE 10 21 NE 11 24 NE 11 24 NE 11 22 NE 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
72% 82% 78% 59% 45% 42% 45% 57%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:50 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Saturday (Saturday 30 June 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 14 ° 14 ° 19 ° 24 ° 26 ° 25 ° 21 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 12 ° 13 ° 18 ° 22 ° 25 ° 24 ° 20 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 9 17 ENE 7 14 ENE 8 16 ENE 8 18 NE 8 19 NE 9 20 ENE 8 16 ENE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 83% 76% 58% 44% 38% 43% 55%
UV index
1 5 7 4 1
Sunrise: 04:50 Sunset: 21:24 Moon phase: Full
Sunday (Sunday 1 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 17 ° 17 ° 21 ° 25 ° 25 ° 24 ° 21 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 20 ° 24 ° 25 ° 23 ° 20 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 8 14 NNE 7 13 NE 8 14 ENE 7 17 E 7 19 ESE 8 19 ESE 9 17 SE 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G G VG VG VG
Humidity
68% 75% 77% 65% 55% 50% 51% 67%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 04:51 Sunset: 21:24 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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24-26 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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