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 05:54 on 14 December 2017
Temperature and humidity
Temperature1.6 °CHumidity88%
Apparent Temperature-1.1°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.5°C
Wet thermometer0.9°CLast hour variation (Rising)+0.5°C
Average Temperature0.4°CDew point-0.2°C
WindchillnoChill hours789.5
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base722 ftIs sun upNo
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month11.4 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year745.5 mm
Rainfall last 24h1.5 mmLast rainfall (17 Hour, 52 Min)2017-12-13 12:02
Current wind speed1 mphWind directionE
Wind Speed (gust)4 mphWind bearing90°
Wind speed (avg)2 mphWind bearing (avg)338°
Wind bearing range from270° (270°)to140° (135°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer981.1 mbAltimeter pressure981.1 mb
Pressure trend-0.5 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length07:03Length of daylight08:37
Moon age25 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 14/12/2017 05:54:09
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 1.6°C
Humidity : 88%
Wind speed : 2 mph
Wind direction : E

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Last read at 05:54:09

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waning Crescent
Moon visible at 14%