RACE DEBRIEF

    Round 15 of the 2022 Formula 1 season heads to Zandvoort for the Dutch Grand Prix, but what weather conditions can the drivers expect this weekend?

    Max Verstappen comes into his home race with a 93-point lead over team mate Sergio Perez in the drivers’ championship and Red Bull sit comfortably at the top of the constructors’ standings with a 118-point gap over Ferrari.

    Verstappen won last year’s edition of the Dutch GP, holding off the challenge of title rival Lewis Hamilton to seal victory on his home turf.

    BEYOND THE GRID: René Arnoux on THAT French GP duel with Villeneuve, tense rivalry with Prost and much more

    While the weather looks clear for the most part, there is a chance of rain in qualifying and in the race on Sunday.

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    The weather forecast for the 2022 Dutch Grand Prix

    2022 Dutch Grand Prix weekend weather forecast

    FRIDAY, SEPTEMPER 2 – FP1 AND FP2 WEATHER
    Conditions: Partly cloudy with winds and sunny spells throughout the day. FP1: 23°C // FP2: 25°
    Maximum temperature expected: 25 Celsius
    Minimum temperature expected: 15 Celsius
    Chance of rain: 0%

    SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 – FP3 AND QUALIFYING WEATHER
    Conditions: Generally cloudy with an increasing chance of rain throughout the day. FP3: 22°C // Q: 22°C
    Maximum temperature expected: 22 Celsius
    Minimum temperature expected: 16 Celsius
    Chance of rain: 60%

    SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 – RACE WEATHER
    Conditions: Cloudy all day with sunny spells. Race air temp: 23°C
    Maximum temperature expected: 23 Celsius
    Minimum temperature expected: 15 Celsius
    Chance of rain: 20%