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, showery later

Conditions at local time 21:04 on 14 December 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature1.3 °CHumidity62%
Apparent Temperature-2.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.3°C
Wet thermometer-0.8°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.4°C
Average Temperature0.2°CDew point-5.2°C
Windchill-0.1°CChill hours1108.0
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base2646 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month24.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year631.8 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (4 Day, 10 Hour, 0 Min)2018-12-10 11:04
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionNNW
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing338°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)14°
Wind bearing range from270° (270°)to180° (180°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1019.4 mbAltimeter pressure1019.4 mb
Pressure trend0.0 mbSteady
Sun and Moon
Day length07:03Length of daylight08:37
Moon age6 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 14/12/2018 21:04:21
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 1.3°C
Humidity : 62%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : NNW

Friday, 14 December 2018

Last read at 21:04:21

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 44%