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 : Becoming fine

Conditions at local time 18:45 on 17 January 2019
Temperature and humidity
Temperature-0.5 °CHumidity71%
Apparent Temperature-3.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.7°C
Wet thermometer-2.0°CLast hour variation (Falling)+0.4°C
Average Temperature1.8°CDew point-5.1°C
WindchillnoChill hours1700.1
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1881 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month3.6 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year3.6 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 5 Hour, 50 Min)2019-01-16 12:55
Current wind speed1 mphWind directionNNW
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing338°
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)197°
Wind bearing range from130° (135°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF0Calm-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1017.2 mbAltimeter pressure1017.2 mb
Pressure trend0.3 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length07:44Length of daylight09:12
Moon age10 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 17/01/2019 18:45:11
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : -0.5°C
Humidity : 71%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : NNW

Thursday, 17 January 2019

Last read at 18:45:11

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 84%