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, showery later

Conditions at local time 16:20 on 18 December 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature4.7 °CHumidity90%
Apparent Temperature2.6°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.3°C
Wet thermometer4.0°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.8°C
Average Temperature2.5°CDew point3.2°C
WindchillnoChill hours891.9
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base612 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month17.4 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year751.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (1 Day, 2 Hour, 7 Min)2017-12-17 14:13
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)3 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)207°
Wind bearing range from040° (45°)to360° (360°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1027.8 mbAltimeter pressure1027.8 mb
Pressure trend-0.1 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length06:59Length of daylight08:35
Moon age0 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 18/12/2017 16:20:11
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 4.7°C
Humidity : 90%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : N

Monday, 18 December 2017

Last read at 16:20:11

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : New moon
Moon visible at 0%