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 : Settled fine

Conditions at local time 14:05 on 19 March 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature5.0 °CHumidity55%
Apparent Temperature0.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.6°C
Wet thermometer2.1°CLast hour variation (Falling)+0.7°C
Average Temperature2.3°CDew point-3.3°C
Windchill2.4°CChill hours2766.6
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base3366 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month44.7 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year174.6 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 58 Min)2018-03-18 13:07
Current wind speed7 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)14 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)7 mphWind bearing (avg)20°
Wind bearing range from360° (360°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1027.1 mbAltimeter pressure1027.1 mb
Pressure trend0.2 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length12:06Length of daylight13:20
Moon age2 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 19/03/2018 14:05:23
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 5.0°C
Humidity : 55%
Wind speed : 7 mph
Wind direction : N

Monday, 19 March 2018

Last read at 14:05:23

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 5%