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Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min 0°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -1°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
light rain
snow showers
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 W10
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
15 W15
10 W10
5 W5
10 WNW10
5 N5
10 NW10
10 NNW10
10 N10
10 NNE10
10 N10
10 N10
10 ENE10
5 N5
5 N5
5 SW5
5 WNW5
0 WNW0
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
10 SW10
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Rain
Rain mm
1 2 - 1 1 - - 2 - - 2 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - 2 - - 1 - - - 2
High °C
2 2 2 2 3 2 2 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 1 2 2 0 2 1 0 2 1 -1 1 1 0
Low °C
2 2 0 1 2 0 1 2 1 2 2 1 2 1 -1 1 1 -1 1 0 -1 1 0 -1 0 1 -1
Chill °C
-2 -2 0 -3 -1 -1 -2 0 -1 1 0 2 0 0 -2 -1 -1 -3 2 1 0 1 0 -1 -1 -2 -2
Freezing level m
5300 5400 5250 5200 5450 5200 5250 5400 5250 5300 5450 5200 5250 5400 5050 5100 5250 4900 5150 5200 4850 5150 5150 4800 5000 5200 4900
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Sunrise
5:46 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - -
Sunset
- 5:58 - - 5:57 - - 5:55 - - 5:54 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:51 - - 5:50 - - 5:49 -

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum is: Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min 0°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -1°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -1°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum at the specific elevation of 5000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Gangkar Punsum. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Bhutan.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Paro
108 km SSW
2235m alt.
50 minutes ago
16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 160).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Pagri
122 km SW
4301m alt.
50 minutes ago
4.0° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
30 km
Gangtok-in-sikkim
181 km SW
1764m alt.
50 minutes ago
17.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
192 km WNW
3837m alt.
50 minutes ago
5.8° C
partially cloudy
No report.
30 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
199 km NNE
3650m alt.
50 minutes ago
7.3° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 40).
30 km

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Gangkar Punsum and within an acceptable time window.