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The Royal International Air Tattoo 2018

Spectators viewing static aircraft

Fri 13 JulSun 15 Jul 2018

The annual Royal International Air Tattoo will take place at RAF Fairford over the weekend of the 13-15 July in Gloucestershire.

Celebrating aviation excellence, the Royal International Air Tattoo will host over seven hours of thrilling flying displays and static aircraft park for upwards of 130,000 visitors.

With two miles of entertainment on the ground and non-stop action in the skies this is a great family day out - and under 16s go free!

Keep an eye on the weather forecast to check whether the skies will be clear for the air displays.

For further information about the event, visit the official The Royal International Air Tattoo website.

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Monday (Monday 25 June 2018)
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
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24 ° 25 ° 25 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 25 ° 25 ° 24 ° 21 ° 19 ° 18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 4 6 N 3 5 NNW 3 4 NW 2 4 NNW 3 4 NNW 4 7 N 5 8 N 5 8 NE 4 9 NE 4 9 NNE 5 10 NNE 6 11
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 VG VG
Humidity
39% 38% 38% 38% 38% 38% 39% 43% 54% 62% 65% 66%
UV index
7 8 7 6 5 4 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:50 Sunset: 21:30 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 4 Pollen: VH
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 June 2018)
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NE 6 15 ENE 6 14 NE 6 11 NE 5 10 NE 5 9 NE 5 11 NE 5 11 ENE 6 11 ENE 6 11 ENE 7 11 ENE 7 12 ENE 7 12 ENE 7 12 ENE 6 12 ENE 6 12 ENE 6 12 ENE 7 13 ENE 7 13 ENE 7 13 ENE 7 13 ENE 7 14 ENE 7 15 ENE 7 16 E 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
67% 73% 78% 82% 86% 86% 84% 79% 73% 68% 62% 54% 47% 41% 39% 38% 38% 39% 40% 43% 49% 55% 59% 63%
UV index
1 1 1 2 4 5 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:50 Sunset: 21:30 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 4 Pollen: VH
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 June 2018)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
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Temperature (°C)
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16 ° 15 ° 13 ° 12 ° 16 ° 20 ° 22 ° 21 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 5 11 E 5 9 ENE 5 9 ENE 8 15 ENE 10 19 ENE 11 21 ENE 10 21 ENE 10 18 NE 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 76% 88% 82% 61% 43% 37% 43% 59%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:51 Sunset: 21:30 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
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Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
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Temperature (°C)
15 ° 12 ° 13 ° 19 ° 24 ° 25 ° 24 ° 20 °
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13 ° 11 ° 12 ° 17 ° 23 ° 24 ° 23 ° 18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 9 16 NE 8 14 NE 9 16 NE 9 18 ENE 9 19 NE 10 21 NE 10 19 NE 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
71% 85% 84% 69% 53% 45% 49% 62%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:51 Sunset: 21:29 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 intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 14 ° 14 ° 19 ° 23 ° 24 ° 23 ° 18 °
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15 ° 12 ° 13 ° 17 ° 21 ° 22 ° 20 ° 16 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 8 15 NE 8 14 NE 10 19 NE 11 22 ENE 11 24 ENE 12 24 NE 12 22 NE 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
75% 87% 83% 63% 49% 45% 50% 63%
UV index
1 5 8 5 1
Sunrise: 04:52 Sunset: 21:29 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)
15 ° 13 ° 14 ° 19 ° 23 ° 25 ° 25 ° 20 °
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13 ° 11 ° 12 ° 17 ° 21 ° 24 ° 23 ° 19 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 10 18 ENE 8 15 ENE 10 18 ENE 9 19 NE 9 20 NE 9 20 NE 9 17 NE 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
74% 86% 81% 60% 47% 44% 46% 64%
UV index
1 5 7 4 1
Sunrise: 04:52 Sunset: 21:29 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% <5% 10% <5% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 20 ° 24 ° 25 ° 24 ° 20 °
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16 ° 14 ° 14 ° 19 ° 23 ° 24 ° 23 ° 19 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 10 17 NE 9 16 NE 10 18 NE 9 18 ENE 8 19 E 8 18 ESE 8 16 ESE 8 15
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% 79% 78% 66% 56% 53% 57% 70%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 04:53 Sunset: 21:29 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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13-15 July - Check the weather forecast at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire for The Royal International Air Tattoo.

Officially recognised as the world's largest military airshow in 2003 by the Guinness World Records with 535 aircraft in attendance, Europe's greatest airshow hosts a 7.5 hour flying display, with a variety of aircraft taking part, including:

  • RAF Red Arrows
  • Royal Jordanian Falcons
  • RAF Typhoon Solo Display
  • Airbus Military A400M 

A variety of aircraft will also be on show from around the world including:

  • Helicopters
  • Fighter aircraft
  • VIP transportation
  • Civil aircraft
  • Display team aircraft, including the Breitling Wingwalking Team

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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