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 : Unsettled, rain later

Conditions at local time 17:08 on 17 November 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature6.7 °CHumidity80%
Apparent Temperature4.2°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.2°C
Wet thermometer5.3°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.3°C
Average Temperature4.5°CDew point3.5°C
Windchill5.8°CChill hours289.1
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1310 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month14.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year709.8 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.3 mmLast rainfall (20 Hour, 8 Min)2017-11-16 21:00
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)4 mphWind bearing (avg)204°
Wind bearing range from130° (135°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1020.3 mbAltimeter pressure1020.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.4 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length08:09Length of daylight09:35
Moon age28 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 17/11/2017 17:08:28
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 6.7°C
Humidity : 80%
Wind speed : 4 mph
Wind direction : SW

Friday, 17 November 2017

Last read at 17:08:28

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : New moon
Moon visible at 1%