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 : Stormy, may improve

Conditions at local time 00:50 on 17 February 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature5.2 °CHumidity70%
Apparent Temperature0.5°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.1°C
Wet thermometer3.1°CLast hour variation (Rising)-0.3°C
Average Temperature5.3°CDew point0.2°C
Windchill2.1°CChill hours2019.3
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base2053 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month89.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year185.1 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.6 mmLast rainfall (21 Hour, 59 Min)2020-02-16 02:51
Current wind speed8 mphWind directionSSW
Wind Speed (gust)20 mphWind bearing202°
Wind speed (avg)9 mphWind bearing (avg)257°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to050° (45°)
Beaufort scaleF3Gentle breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer979.8 mbAltimeter pressure979.8 mb
Pressure trend0.7 mbRising
Sun and Moon
Day length09:46Length of daylight11:03
Moon age23 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 17/02/2020 00:50:38
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 5.2°C
Humidity : 70%
Wind speed : 9 mph
Wind direction : SSW

Monday, 17 February 2020

Last read at 00:50:38

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 38%