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 23:48 on 23 January 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature6.5 °CHumidity86%
Apparent Temperature4.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.8°C
Wet thermometer5.4°CLast hour variation (Rising)+1.1°C
Average Temperature7.4°CDew point4.3°C
Windchill5.8°CChill hours1617.0
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base928 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today11.1 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.3 mmRainfall This Month54.0 mm
Rainfall since midnight11.1 mmRainfall This Year54.0 mm
Rainfall last 24h11.1 mmLast rainfall (13 Min)2018-01-23 23:35
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionNW
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing315°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)
Wind bearing range from270° (270°)to090° (90°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer999.3 mbAltimeter pressure999.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.5 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length08:04Length of daylight09:30
Moon age6 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 23/01/2018 23:48:13
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 6.5°C
Humidity : 86%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : NW

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Last read at 23:48:13

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 40%