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The Royal International Air Tattoo

Spectators viewing static aircraft

Fri 14 JulSun 16 Jul 2017

The annual Royal International Air Tattoo will take place at RAF Fairford over the weekend of the 14-16 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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Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
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Sunrise: 07:43 Sunset: 18:00 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 20% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50% 50% 40% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
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WSW 7 18 WSW 6 17 SW 7 16 SW 8 18 SW 8 17 SW 8 17 SSW 8 17 SSW 8 18 SSW 8 19 SSW 10 19 SSW 11 20 SW 12 21 SW 12 22 SW 12 21 WSW 11 20 WSW 11 19 WSW 11 19 WSW 9 18 WSW 7 16 WSW 6 14 SW 6 14 SW 6 14 SW 6 14 SW 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 07:45 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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97% 96% 97% 96% 95% 90% 88% 88% 91%
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 17:56 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 25 October 2017)
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Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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SW 13 24 SW 12 22 SW 10 19 SW 10 18 SW 11 20 SW 8 16 SW 6 11 SSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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92% 93% 93% 90% 84% 82% 91% 93%
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 17:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 26 October 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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SW 7 12 SW 7 12 SW 6 11 SW 7 13 SW 8 16 SW 8 15 WSW 7 13 WSW 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 95% 92% 82% 83% 90% 93%
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 27 October 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 12 °
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WSW 8 15 W 8 15 W 9 16 W 10 18 WNW 11 21 WNW 11 20 W 9 16 W 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG G
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94% 94% 94% 92% 83% 82% 89% 91%
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: First quarter
Saturday (Saturday 28 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 12 °
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9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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W 10 17 W 11 19 W 11 21 W 12 23 W 14 27 W 14 26 W 13 24 WNW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 92% 88% 81% 80% 86% 87%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 17:48 Moon phase: First quarter
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14-16 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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