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 : Settled fine

Conditions at local time 02:46 on 13 August 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature16.5 °CHumidity96%
Apparent Temperature16.9°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.4°C
Wet thermometer16.1°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.4°C
Average Temperature15.6°CDew point15.9°C
WindchillnoChill hours3184.5
Humidex20.9°CHeat indexno
Cloud base257 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month53.4 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year637.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 3 Hour, 29 Min)2020-08-11 23:17
Current wind speed3 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)10°
Wind bearing range from330° (338°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1017.6 mbAltimeter pressure1017.6 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length15:12Length of daylight16:39
Moon age23 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 13/08/2020 02:46:59
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 16.5°C
Humidity : 96%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : N

Thursday, 13 August 2020

Last read at 02:46:59

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 37%