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 : Settled fine

Conditions at local time 01:50 on 22 October 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature5.7 °CHumidity85%
Apparent Temperature4.1°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.2°C
Wet thermometer4.7°CLast hour variation (Rising)-0.1°C
Average Temperature5.6°CDew point3.4°C
WindchillnoChill hours135.8
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base949 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month27.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year558.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (8 Day, 6 Hour, 48 Min)2018-10-13 19:02
Current wind speed0 mphWind direction---
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)314°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF0Calm-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1031.8 mbAltimeter pressure1031.8 mb
Pressure trend0.4 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length09:58Length of daylight11:14
Moon age12 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 22/10/2018 01:50:32
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 5.7°C
Humidity : 85%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : ---

Monday, 22 October 2018

Last read at 01:50:32

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 92%