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 : Unsettled, rain later

Conditions at local time 05:34 on 15 December 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature2.2 °CHumidity55%
Apparent Temperature-2.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.3°C
Wet thermometer-0.3°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.4°C
Average Temperature1.6°CDew point-5.9°C
Windchill-0.5°CChill hours1118.6
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base3312 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, 18 Hour, 30 Min)2018-12-10 11:04
Current wind speed7 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)6 mphWind bearing (avg)170°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to320° (315°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1013.3 mbAltimeter pressure1013.3 mb
Pressure trend-1.0 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length07:02Length of daylight08:36
Moon age7 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 15/12/2018 05:34:21
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 2.2°C
Humidity : 55%
Wind speed : 6 mph
Wind direction : SW

Saturday, 15 December 2018

Last read at 05:34:21

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 47%