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 18:34 on 15 February 2019
Temperature and humidity
Temperature8.8 °CHumidity60%
Apparent Temperature6.2°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.7°C
Wet thermometer5.8°CLast hour variation (Falling)-1.0°C
Average Temperature7.6°CDew point1.5°C
WindchillnoChill hours2359.7
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base3000 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month20.7 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year33.9 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (3 Day, 6 Hour, 7 Min)2019-02-12 12:27
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionSSW
Wind Speed (gust)3 mphWind bearing202°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)249°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1044.7 mbAltimeter pressure1044.7 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length09:38Length of daylight10:55
Moon age10 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 15/02/2019 18:34:14
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 8.8°C
Humidity : 60%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : SSW

Friday, 15 February 2019

Last read at 18:34:14

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 79%