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 21:54 on 22 May 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature9.3 °CHumidity84%
Apparent Temperature7.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.5°C
Wet thermometer8.0°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.3°C
Average Temperature9.7°CDew point6.7°C
Windchill8.7°CChill hours3387.2
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1048 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month22.2 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year298.2 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (9 Day, 12 Hour, 59 Min)2018-05-13 08:55
Current wind speed3 mphWind directionNNE
Wind Speed (gust)6 mphWind bearing22°
Wind speed (avg)4 mphWind bearing (avg)255°
Wind bearing range from150° (158°)to030° (22°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1027.2 mbAltimeter pressure1027.2 mb
Pressure trend0.3 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length16:42Length of daylight18:27
Moon age8 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 22/05/2018 21:54:08
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 9.3°C
Humidity : 84%
Wind speed : 4 mph
Wind direction : NNE

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Last read at 21:54:08

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 58%