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Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, strong winds from the SW by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Tue afternoon, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sun morning, light winds from the W by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri morning, min -15°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Thu morning, calm by Fri night).

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
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
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 W15
30 W30
20 W20
25 W25
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
40 SW40
45 WSW45
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
5 WSW5
10 W10
20 W20
25 WSW25
30 SW30
30 SSW30
25 SSE25
25 S25
15 SW15
25 NNW25
35 NNW35
30 NNW30
20 NNW20
25 N25
20 N20
10 NNE10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - - 1 3 5 5 - 3 7 - 2 1 1 6 22 8 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-9 -9 -11 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -10 -12 -10 -9 -10 -11 -11 -12 -11 -11 -14 -10 -10 -12
Low °C
-9 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -13 -11 -11 -13 -11 -12 -12 -11 -10 -12 -11 -12 -15 -13 -13 -15 -13 -12 -13
Chill °C
-16 -18 -21 -19 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -15 -16 -18 -19 -20 -18 -18 -20 -18 -21 -21 -21 -23 -18 -18 -19
Freezing level m
3650 3800 3350 3500 3750 3150 3450 3800 3100 3200 3600 3300 3250 3550 3150 3400 3750 3400 3400 3450 3050 3200 3550 2800 3050 3650 2950
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Sunrise
6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - -
Sunset
- 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:53 - - 5:53 - - 5:54 - - 5:55 - - 5:55 - - 5:57 - - 5:58 -

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, strong winds from the SW by Sat morning).

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Tue afternoon, min -13°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sun morning, light winds from the W by Sun night).

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri morning, min -15°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Thu morning, calm by Fri night).

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.
56 minutes ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
Low: scattered
Gangtok-in-sikkim
181 km SW
1764m alt.
2 hours ago
10.4° C
Fog, sky visible, thinning.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
500 m
Mid: overcast
CoochBehar
205 km S
41m alt.
2 hours ago
19.2° C
Mist
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
1 km
Mid: clear
Goalpara
208 km S
36m alt.
2 hours ago
16.4° C
Fog, sky visible, becoming thicker.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: clear
Kalimpong
208 km SW
1209m alt.
2 hours ago
13.6° C
-
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
4 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.