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 20:43 on 15 October 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature3.3 °CHumidity90%
Apparent Temperature1.5°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-1.7°C
Wet thermometer2.7°CLast hour variation (Falling)-0.8°C
Average Temperature6.6°CDew point1.8°C
WindchillnoChill hours71.5
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base605 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month27.9 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year558.3 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (2 Day, 1 Hour, 41 Min)2018-10-13 19:02
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionSW
Wind Speed (gust)2 mphWind bearing225°
Wind speed (avg)0 mphWind bearing (avg)215°
Wind bearing range from180° (180°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF0Calm-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1016.7 mbAltimeter pressure1016.7 mb
Pressure trend0.3 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length10:29Length of daylight11:44
Moon age6 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 15/10/2018 20:43:30
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 3.3°C
Humidity : 90%
Wind speed : 0 mph
Wind direction : SW

Monday, 15 October 2018

Last read at 20:43:30

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 41%