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 : Some rain, worsening

Conditions at local time 12:52 on 05 April 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature16.5 °CHumidity37%
Apparent Temperature11.9°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+1.7°C
Wet thermometer10.2°CLast hour variation (Rising)+1.7°C
Average Temperature8.8°CDew point1.8°C
Windchill15.9°CChill hours2779.3
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base6027 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month0.0 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year370.2 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (5 Day, 36 Min)2020-03-31 12:16
Current wind speed7 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)15 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)9 mphWind bearing (avg)184°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to320° (315°)
Beaufort scaleF3Gentle breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1007.3 mbAltimeter pressure1007.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.9 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length13:28Length of daylight14:44
Moon age11 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 05/04/2020 12:52:06
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 16.5°C
Humidity : 37%
Wind speed : 9 mph
Wind direction : S

Sunday, 05 April 2020

Last read at 12:52:06

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 90%