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 : Fairly fine, showers likely

Conditions at local time 06:12 on 17 July 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature13.2 °CHumidity88%
Apparent Temperature12.8°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.9°C
Wet thermometer12.1°CLast hour variation (Rising)+3.2°C
Average Temperature11.5°CDew point11.3°C
WindchillnoChill hours3414.7
Humidex15.0°CHeat indexno
Cloud base793 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month5.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year361.8 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 47 Min)2018-07-16 05:25
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionNW
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing315°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)312°
Wind bearing range from130° (135°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1013.2 mbAltimeter pressure1013.2 mb
Pressure trend0.0 mbSteady
Sun and Moon
Day length16:53Length of daylight18:43
Moon age4 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 17/07/2018 06:12:42
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 13.2°C
Humidity : 88%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : NW

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Last read at 06:12:42

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 23%