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 : Some rain, worsening

Conditions at local time 16:07 on 19 July 2018
Temperature and humidity
Temperature22.6 °CHumidity45%
Apparent Temperature22.1°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.3°C
Wet thermometer15.7°CLast hour variation (Falling)-2.6°C
Average Temperature17.8°CDew point10.1°C
WindchillnoChill hours3414.7
Humidex23.9°CHeat indexno
Cloud base5121 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month5.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year361.8 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (3 Day, 10 Hour, 42 Min)2018-07-16 05:25
Current wind speed2 mphWind directionNW
Wind Speed (gust)3 mphWind bearing315°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)231°
Wind bearing range from110° (112°)to320° (315°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1018.0 mbAltimeter pressure1018.0 mb
Pressure trend-0.2 mbFalling slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length16:47Length of daylight18:35
Moon age7 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 19/07/2018 16:07:33
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 22.6°C
Humidity : 45%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : NW

Thursday, 19 July 2018

Last read at 16:07:33

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 48%