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 18:05 on 20 May 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature16.9 °CHumidity46%
Apparent Temperature14.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)0°C
Wet thermometer11.3°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.6°C
Average Temperature14.4°CDew point5.2°C
WindchillnoChill hours3386.8
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base4781 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month22.2 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year298.2 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (7 Day, 9 Hour, 10 Min)2018-05-13 08:55
Current wind speed8 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)26°
Wind bearing range from310° (315°)to180° (180°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1019.0 mbAltimeter pressure1019.0 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length16:35Length of daylight18:18
Moon age5 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 20/05/2018 18:05:56
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 16.9°C
Humidity : 46%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : S

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Last read at 18:05:56

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 34%