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 : Fine weather

Conditions at local time 21:59 on 21 September 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature8.1 °CHumidity87%
Apparent Temperature6.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.3°C
Wet thermometer7.1°CLast hour variation (Falling)+1.0°C
Average Temperature9.7°CDew point6.1°C
WindchillnoChill hours3470.9
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base831 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today7.2 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month73.5 mm
Rainfall since midnight7.2 mmRainfall This Year526.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h7.5 mmLast rainfall (5 Hour, 53 Min)2018-09-21 16:06
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionE
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing90°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)248°
Wind bearing range from090° (90°)to320° (315°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1009.1 mbAltimeter pressure1009.1 mb
Pressure trend0.8 mbRising
Sun and Moon
Day length12:19Length of daylight13:33
Moon age11 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 21/09/2018 21:59:55
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 8.1°C
Humidity : 87%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : E

Friday, 21 September 2018

Last read at 21:59:55

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 90%