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 5 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 : Fine weather

Conditions at local time 15:11 on 23 October 2016
Temperature and humidity
Temperature9.3 °CHumidity70%
Apparent Temperature6.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-1.0°C
Wet thermometer6.9°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.3°C
Average Temperature5.8°CDew point4.1°C
Windchill8.1°CChill hours151.9
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base2122 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month27.0 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.3 mmRainfall This Year717.6 mm
Rainfall last 24h1.5 mmLast rainfall (10 Hour, 8 Min)2016-10-23 05:03
Current wind speed3 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)318°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1018.8 mbAltimeter pressure1018.8 mb
Pressure trend-0.3 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length09:51Length of daylight11:07
Moon age22 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 23/10/2016 15:11:59
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 9.3°C
Humidity : 70%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : SW

Sunday, 23 October 2016

Last read at 15:11:59

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 41%