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 : Stormy, much precipitation

Conditions at local time 12:25 on 26 February 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature8.9 °CHumidity82%
Apparent Temperature6.5°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.2°C
Wet thermometer7.5°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.4°C
Average Temperature5.5°CDew point6.0°C
Windchill7.8°CChill hours2050.7
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base1187 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today1.5 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.3 mmRainfall This Month62.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight1.5 mmRainfall This Year88.8 mm
Rainfall last 24h2.1 mmLast rainfall (44 Min)2017-02-26 11:41
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionNW
Wind Speed (gust)11 mphWind bearing315°
Wind speed (avg)5 mphWind bearing (avg)160°
Wind bearing range from360° (360°)to320° (315°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer989.8 mbAltimeter pressure989.8 mb
Pressure trend-1.1 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length10:30Length of daylight11:45
Moon age29 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 26/02/2017 12:25:53
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 8.9°C
Humidity : 82%
Wind speed : 5 mph
Wind direction : NW

Sunday, 26 February 2017

Last read at 12:25:53

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : New moon
Moon visible at 0%