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, possible rain

Conditions at local time 15:45 on 25 February 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature9.3 °CHumidity81%
Apparent Temperature7.5°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.4°C
Wet thermometer7.8°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.6°C
Average Temperature8.2°CDew point6.2°C
WindchillnoChill hours2036.4
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1264 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today11.4 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month60.6 mm
Rainfall since midnight11.4 mmRainfall This Year87.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h13.5 mmLast rainfall (1 Hour, 36 Min)2017-02-25 14:09
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionW
Wind Speed (gust)5 mphWind bearing270°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)79°
Wind bearing range from270° (270°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer998.0 mbAltimeter pressure998.0 mb
Pressure trend0.5 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length10:25Length of daylight11:41
Moon age28 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 25/02/2017 15:45:42
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 9.3°C
Humidity : 81%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : W

Saturday, 25 February 2017

Last read at 15:45:42

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 1%