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 : Becoming fine

Conditions at local time 01:57 on 08 December 2016
Temperature and humidity
Temperature10.5 °CHumidity82%
Apparent Temperature9.0°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.5°C
Wet thermometer9.0°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.5°C
Average Temperature11.0°CDew point7.6°C
WindchillnoChill hours852.9
Humidex10.7°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1202 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month2.4 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year806.4 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 2 Hour, 41 Min)2016-12-06 23:16
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionE
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing90°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)208°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to030° (22°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1016.7 mbAltimeter pressure1016.7 mb
Pressure trend0.4 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length07:10Length of daylight08:43
Moon age8 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 08/12/2016 01:57:49
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 10.5°C
Humidity : 82%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : E

Thursday, 08 December 2016

Last read at 01:57:49

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 57%