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 : Showery, bright intervals

Conditions at local time 12:05 on 29 March 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature11.8 °CHumidity80%
Apparent Temperature10.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)0°C
Wet thermometer10.0°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.3°C
Average Temperature7.9°CDew point8.5°C
Windchill11.6°CChill hours2467.6
Humidex12.4°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1364 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month69.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.3 mmRainfall This Year164.7 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.3 mmLast rainfall (4 Hour, 0 Min)2017-03-29 08:05
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)4 mphWind bearing (avg)171°
Wind bearing range from060° (68°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1015.3 mbAltimeter pressure1015.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length12:54Length of daylight14:09
Moon age1 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 29/03/2017 12:05:59
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 11.8°C
Humidity : 80%
Wind speed : 4 mph
Wind direction : S

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Last read at 12:05:59

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 3%