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 : Fine weather

Conditions at local time 10:28 on 29 May 2016
Temperature and humidity
Temperature11.1 °CHumidity82%
Apparent Temperature10.2°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+1.0°C
Wet thermometer9.6°CLast hour variation (Rising)+1.4°C
Average Temperature8.0°CDew point8.1°C
WindchillnoChill hours3388.6
Humidex11.6°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1208 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month31.8 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year378.9 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 2 Hour, 30 Min)2016-05-28 07:58
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)1 mphWind bearing (avg)174°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1018.1 mbAltimeter pressure1018.1 mb
Pressure trend0.1 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length17:04Length of daylight18:56
Moon age22 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 29/05/2016 10:28:41
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 11.1°C
Humidity : 82%
Wind speed : 1 mph
Wind direction : S

Sunday, 29 May 2016

Last read at 10:28:41

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Gibbous
Moon visible at 51%