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, becoming less settled

Conditions at local time 17:10 on 25 May 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature25.9 °CHumidity59%
Apparent Temperature27.8°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-1.0°C
Wet thermometer20.3°CLast hour variation (Falling)-2.3°C
Average Temperature21.4°CDew point17.3°C
WindchillnoChill hours2793.5
Humidex31.3°CHeat indexno
Cloud base3519 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month25.8 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year199.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 17 Hour, 35 Min)2017-05-23 23:35
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)332°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1022.3 mbAltimeter pressure1022.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.3 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length16:52Length of daylight18:40
Moon age29 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 25/05/2017 17:10:16
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 25.9°C
Humidity : 59%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : N

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Last read at 17:10:16

Moon phase

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Phase : New moon
Moon visible at 0%