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 08:16 on 19 August 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature14.2 °CHumidity99%
Apparent Temperature13.8°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.4°C
Wet thermometer14.1°CLast hour variation (Falling)-1.6°C
Average Temperature15.3°CDew point14.1°C
Windchill13.9°CChill hours3419.4
Humidex17.5°CHeat indexno
Cloud base60 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today9.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.3 mmRainfall This Month49.5 mm
Rainfall since midnight9.3 mmRainfall This Year441.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h10.8 mmLast rainfall (23 Min)2018-08-19 07:53
Current wind speed7 mphWind directionNE
Wind Speed (gust)11 mphWind bearing45°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)13°
Wind bearing range from310° (315°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1011.3 mbAltimeter pressure1011.3 mb
Pressure trend0.1 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length14:48Length of daylight16:12
Moon age8 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 19/08/2018 08:16:04
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 14.2°C
Humidity : 99%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : NE

Sunday, 19 August 2018

Last read at 08:16:04

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Gibbous
Moon visible at 60%