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 13:35 on 22 August 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature20.0 °CHumidity82%
Apparent Temperature21.3°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.7°C
Wet thermometer18.0°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.6°C
Average Temperature15.2°CDew point16.8°C
WindchillnoChill hours2828.1
Humidex25.1°CHeat indexno
Cloud base1289 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month57.3 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year521.7 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (3 Day, 13 Hour, 54 Min)2017-08-18 23:41
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionNE
Wind Speed (gust)5 mphWind bearing45°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)32°
Wind bearing range from310° (315°)to070° (68°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1018.9 mbAltimeter pressure1018.9 mb
Pressure trend-0.4 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length14:34Length of daylight15:56
Moon age0 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 22/08/2017 13:35:15
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 20.0°C
Humidity : 82%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : NE

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Last read at 13:35:15

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : New moon
Moon visible at 1%