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 : Some rain, worsening

Conditions at local time 23:25 on 28 June 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature10.4 °CHumidity81%
Apparent Temperature7.8°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.1°C
Wet thermometer8.8°CLast hour variation (Falling)0°C
Average Temperature11.8°CDew point7.3°C
Windchill9.1°CChill hours2807.1
Humidex10.5°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1275 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month120.3 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.3 mmRainfall This Year321.6 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.3 mmLast rainfall (8 Hour, 52 Min)2017-06-28 14:33
Current wind speed5 mphWind directionNE
Wind Speed (gust)8 mphWind bearing45°
Wind speed (avg)6 mphWind bearing (avg)28°
Wind bearing range from360° (360°)to090° (90°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1003.7 mbAltimeter pressure1003.7 mb
Pressure trend-0.3 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length17:32Length of daylight19:34
Moon age5 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 28/06/2017 23:25:35
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 10.4°C
Humidity : 81%
Wind speed : 6 mph
Wind direction : NE

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Last read at 23:25:35

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 29%