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 : Settled fine

Conditions at local time 14:11 on 30 March 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature12.0 °CHumidity43%
Apparent Temperature8.7°CLast hour variation (3hrs)-0.5°C
Wet thermometer7.2°CLast hour variation (Falling)+1.2°C
Average Temperature7.4°CDew point-0.2°C
Windchill11.7°CChill hours2720.0
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base4986 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month90.0 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year369.6 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.0 mmLast rainfall (2 Day, 23 Hour, 6 Min)2020-03-27 15:05
Current wind speed3 mphWind directionN
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing360°
Wind speed (avg)4 mphWind bearing (avg)
Wind bearing range from360° (360°)to030° (1°)
Beaufort scaleF2Light breeze-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer1037.6 mbAltimeter pressure1037.6 mb
Pressure trend-0.5 mbFalling
Sun and Moon
Day length13:00Length of daylight14:16
Moon age5 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 30/03/2020 14:11:58
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 12.0°C
Humidity : 43%
Wind speed : 4 mph
Wind direction : N

Monday, 30 March 2020

Last read at 14:11:58

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 31%