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 : Showery early, improving

Conditions at local time 07:53 on 27 February 2020
Temperature and humidity
Temperature0.3 °CHumidity84%
Apparent Temperature-2.9°CLast hour variation (3hrs)+0.1°C
Wet thermometer-0.6°CLast hour variation (Rising)+1.4°C
Average Temperature0.3°CDew point-2.1°C
Windchill-1.2°CChill hours2225.1
HumidexnoHeat indexno
Cloud base972 ftIs sun upYes
Rainfall rate0.0 mm/hrRainfall Today0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour0.0 mmRainfall This Month164.1 mm
Rainfall since midnight0.0 mmRainfall This Year260.1 mm
Rainfall last 24h0.3 mmLast rainfall (22 Hour, 56 Min)2020-02-26 08:57
Current wind speed4 mphWind directionSE
Wind Speed (gust)7 mphWind bearing135°
Wind speed (avg)3 mphWind bearing (avg)106°
Wind bearing range from360° (360°)to230° (225°)
Beaufort scaleF1Light air-
Pressure (sea level)
Barometer995.5 mbAltimeter pressure995.5 mb
Pressure trend0.4 mbRising slowly
Sun and Moon
Day length10:32Length of daylight11:46
Moon age3 Day  
Our Location
LatitudeN 55° 49' 58"Longitude-3.20556
Altitude166 m  

Page updated : 27/02/2020 07:53:30
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local time


Scotland, UK


Temperature : 0.3°C
Humidity : 84%
Wind speed : 3 mph
Wind direction : SE

Thursday, 27 February 2020

Last read at 07:53:30

Moon phase

Forecast icon

Phase : Waxing Crescent
Moon visible at 12%