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 : Fine, possible showers

Conditions at local time 04:05 on 24 August 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature12.4 °CHumidity95%
Apparent Temperature12.7°CLast hour variation (3hrs)0°C
Wet thermometer12.0°CLast hour variation (Falling)+0.1°C
Average Temperature12.4°CDew point11.6°C
WindchillnoChill hours2828.1
Humidex14.4°CHeat indexno
Cloud base316 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month66.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year531.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h9.3 mmLast rainfall (18 Hour, 20 Min)2017-08-23 09:45
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)300°
Wind bearing range from130° (135°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1010.8 mbAltimeter pressure1010.8 mb
Pressure trend0.0 mbSteady
Sun and Moon
Day length14:25Length of daylight15:46
Moon age2 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 24/08/2017 04:05:10
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 12.4°C
Humidity : 95%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : N

Thursday, 24 August 2017

Last read at 04:05:10

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 7%