Weather watch: forecast for T in the Park, Wireless and more
All the forecasts for this weekend's festivals
Chris Swindells - 04 July 2012
Friday - Deadmau5
Slow moving heavy and thundery showers are expected on Friday with glimpses of sun breaking through in the late afternoon.
Saturday - Drake
A similar outlook for Saturday with a hot day of wet weather, somewhere between heavy rain and light showers.
Sunday - Rihanna
Light rain is forecast for the afternoon which should clear for the evening and Rihanna's headline set.
T In The Park
TITP might fair better, after a week or more of wet weather which has left the site damp, the crowds pitching up Thursday can expect dry skies until the evening when brief showers will be the only thing in the way of erecting those tents.
Friday will be more consistently wet with highs of 15°C but staying a mild 13°C overnight. Thankfully then Saturday will remain dry with cloud cover throughout the day.
Sunday and Monday will be cooler with wet conditions interspersed with brief spells of sunlight.
After warnings about 'soft carparks' and a new park and ride scheme those arriving today (Thursday) will be pleased to note conditions are going to remain dry.
Friday will be more mixed with a band of try heavy and a times thundery rain hitting North Wales. Saturday remains dry and hitting a high of 17°C, whilst Sunday will start wet and turn dry, with Monday staying the same.
Lounge on the Farm
Friday will be a mixed bag with heavy rain at first moving away for sun and light showers later in the day. Saturday will be hotter at 21°C and remaining dry, whilst Sunday will be more mixed, thundery at times with the weather settling in the evening.
All reports are compiled from information from BBC Weather.
Lounge on the Farm festival takes place on 6th, 7th and 8th July 2012 in Merton
Tickets are available now, priced at £115.
Check out the Lounge on the Farm line-up.
Click here to buy Lounge on the Farm tickets.
Wakestock 2012 takes place takes place in Abersoch Bay, North Wales from 6 - 8 July.
Wakestock tickets are available now priced as follows:
Weekend with Camping £135.40 (including booking fee)
Weekend without campsite access £108 (including booking fee)
Quiet Campsite £141.50 (including booking fee)
Campervan Pass £55.40 (including booking fee)
Click here for Wakestock tickets.
T in the Park 2012 takes place at Balado Park near Kinross, Scotland from 6-8 July.
T In The Park tickets are on sale now, priced as follows:
Weekend camping Thursday - Sunday: £208.95 (£199.00 Ticket + £9.95 Fees)
Weekend camping Friday - Sunday: £198.95 (£189.00 Ticket + £9.95 Fees)
Weekend no camping: £188.95 (£179.00 Ticket + £9.95 Fees)
Friday day ticket: £78.30 (£70.00 Ticket + £8.30 Fees)
Saturday day ticket: £86.75 (£77.50 Ticket + £9.25 Fees)
Sunday day ticket: £86.75 (£77.50 Ticket + £9.25 Fees)
Click here to buy T In The Park tickets.
Wireless Festival tickets for Saturday 7 July (Drake headline day) are priced at £49.50 plus booking fee. Tickets for Sunday 8 July (Rihanna headline day) are priced at at £52.50 plus booking fee. A limited number of two day Wireless Festival tickets are now available (for Saturday 7 July and Sunday 8 July) priced at £97 plus booking fee.
Click here to buy Wireless Festival tickets.