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 10 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 : Rain, very unsettled

Conditions at local time 17:17 on 17 July 2019
Temperature and humidity
Temperature17.1 °CHumidity78%
Apparent Temperature16.7°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.3°C
Wet thermometer14.8°CLast hour variation (Falling)+0.6°C
Average Temperature15.2°CDew point13.2°C
WindchillnoChill hours3545.4
Humidex20.0°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1578 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month36.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year394.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (4 Day, 4 Hour, 42 Min)2019-07-13 12:35
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)6 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)188°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1007.1 mbAltimeter pressure1007.1 mb
Pressure trend-0.4 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length16:55Length of daylight18:43
Moon age15 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 17/07/2019 17:17:16
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 17.1°C
Humidity : 78%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : S

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Last read at 17:17:16

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Full moon
Moon visible at 99%