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 : Rain at times, very unsettled

Conditions at local time 13:33 on 22 April 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature13.0 °CHumidity70%
Apparent Temperature10.5°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.2°C
Wet thermometer10.2°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.1°C
Average Temperature11.8°CDew point7.7°C
Windchill12.2°CChill hours3236.7
Humidex13.3°CHeat indexno
Cloud base2184 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month66.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.3 mmRainfall This Year262.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.3 mmLast rainfall (6 Hour, 17 Min)2018-04-22 07:16
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)9 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)6 mphWind bearing (avg)210°
Wind bearing range from090° (90°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1003.5 mbAltimeter pressure1003.5 mb
Pressure trend-0.1 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length14:42Length of daylight16:06
Moon age6 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 22/04/2018 13:33:00
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 13.0°C
Humidity : 70%
Wind speed : 6 mph
Wind direction : SW

Sunday, 22 April 2018

Last read at 13:33:00

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 46%