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 : Exceptional Weather, Settled fine

Conditions at local time 11:13 on 18 April 2019
Temperature and humidity
Temperature9.0 °CHumidity92%
Apparent Temperature6.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+1.2°C
Wet thermometer8.4°CLast hour variation (Rising)+2.6°C
Average Temperature5.4°CDew point7.8°C
Windchill7.3°CChill hours3271.1
Humidex9.3°CHeat indexno
Cloud base502 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month36.3 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year171.0 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (3 Day, 19 Hour, 30 Min)2019-04-14 15:43
Current wind speed6 mphWind directionNE
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing45°
Wind speed (avg)7 mphWind bearing (avg)
Wind bearing range from240° (248°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1059.1 mbAltimeter pressure1059.1 mb
Pressure trend0.1 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length14:24Length of daylight15:44
Moon age13 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 18/04/2019 11:13:12
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 9.0°C
Humidity : 92%
Wind speed : 7 mph
Wind direction : NE

Thursday, 18 April 2019

Last read at 11:13:12

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 98%