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 : Unsettled, rain later

Conditions at local time 04:10 on 15 August 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature16.5 °CHumidity94%
Apparent Temperature17.7°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.2°C
Wet thermometer15.9°CLast hour variation (Rising)-0.1°C
Average Temperature16.1°CDew point15.5°C
WindchillnoChill hours3419.4
Humidex20.7°CHeat indexno
Cloud base392 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month31.2 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year423.0 mm
Rainfall last 24h2.4 mmLast rainfall (11 Hour, 40 Min)2018-08-14 16:30
Current wind speed1 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)323°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1010.3 mbAltimeter pressure1010.3 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length15:05Length of daylight16:31
Moon age4 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 15/08/2018 04:10:50
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 16.5°C
Humidity : 94%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : N

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Last read at 04:10:50

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 19%