Welcome to Penicuik's original Weather Station

This weather station in located in Penicuik, which sits at the foot of the Pentland Hills, some 10 miles south of Edinburgh, Scotland.

The weather station in use is the Fine Offset,and these pages are updated every 5 minutes, making the weather conditions update realtime, and not a forecast prepared sometime earlier. The meteorological day used at this station ends at midnight.

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Forecast : Fairly fine, showery later

Conditions at local time 01:05 on 22 February 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature-1.6 °CHumidity85%
Apparent Temperature-4.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-1.2°C
Wet thermometer-2.3°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.6°C
Average Temperature-1.2°CDew point-3.8°C
WindchillnoChill hours2204.3
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base891 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month41.7 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year129.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (2 Day, 1 Hour, 20 Min)2018-02-19 23:45
Current wind speed1 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)198°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1026.9 mbAltimeter pressure1026.9 mb
Pressure trend-0.3 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length10:11Length of daylight11:26
Moon age6 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 22/02/2018 01:05:18
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : -1.6°C
Humidity : 85%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : SW

Thursday, 22 February 2018

Last read at 01:05:18

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 36%