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 : Fairly fine, showery later

Conditions at local time 22:50 on 23 January 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature2.3 °CHumidity87%
Apparent Temperature0.1°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.6°C
Wet thermometer1.5°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.6°C
Average Temperature3.1°CDew point0.4°C
WindchillnoChill hours1513.5
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base792 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month17.7 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year17.7 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 12 Hour, 43 Min)2017-01-22 10:07
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)313°
Wind bearing range from220° (225°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1021.2 mbAltimeter pressure1021.2 mb
Pressure trend-0.4 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length08:06Length of daylight09:32
Moon age25 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 23/01/2017 22:50:48
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 2.3°C
Humidity : 87%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : N

Monday, 23 January 2017

Last read at 22:50:48

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 16%