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 : Exceptional Weather, Settled fine

Conditions at local time 18:03 on 26 March 2019
Temperature and humidity
Temperature9.6 °CHumidity74%
Apparent Temperature7.4°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.3°C
Wet thermometer7.5°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.7°C
Average Temperature8.3°CDew point5.2°C
Windchill9.0°CChill hours2893.1
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1801 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month93.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year134.7 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (2 Day, 1 Hour, 30 Min)2019-03-24 16:33
Current wind speed7 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)4 mphWind bearing (avg)193°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1060.2 mbAltimeter pressure1060.2 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length12:38Length of daylight13:52
Moon age20 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 26/03/2019 18:03:14
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 9.6°C
Humidity : 74%
Wind speed : 4 mph
Wind direction : SW

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Last read at 18:03:14

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Gibbous
Moon visible at 64%