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 17:24 on 18 January 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature3.8 °CHumidity74%
Apparent Temperature1.1°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.5°C
Wet thermometer2.2°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.3°C
Average Temperature4.1°CDew point-0.4°C
WindchillnoChill hours1563.8
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1719 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month72.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year72.9 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 22 Hour, 15 Min)2020-01-16 19:09
Current wind speed3 mphWind directionS
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing180°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)233°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1029.8 mbAltimeter pressure1029.8 mb
Pressure trend1.2 mbRising quickly
Sun and Moon
Day length07:46Length of daylight09:14
Moon age23 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 18/01/2020 17:24:57
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 3.8°C
Humidity : 74%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : S

Saturday, 18 January 2020

Last read at 17:24:57

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 37%