Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat morning, min -19°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (severe gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun afternoon, min -13°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (gales from the WSW on Mon afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat morning, min -17°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Tue night, extremely windy from the NW by Fri night).

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Fri
21
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 AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
80 WSW80
85 WSW85
95 WSW95
105 WSW105
105 WSW105
105 WSW105
110 WSW110
105 WSW105
95 WSW95
95 WSW95
100 WSW100
90 WSW90
90 W90
75 WSW75
75 WSW75
70 WSW70
80 WSW80
85 WSW85
115 WSW115
60 W60
40 WNW40
55 WNW55
50 NW50
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
70 WNW70
75 WNW75
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 3 4 19 9 3 3 - - - - - - -
High °C
-18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -15 -15 -14 -13 -12 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9 -9 -10 -11 -13 -14 -16 -16 -16 -14 -14 -15 -15
Low °C
-19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -15 -15 -14 -12 -11 -10 -9 -10 -9 -10 -11 -12 -13 -17 -16 -17 -17 -15 -15 -16 -15
Chill °C
-35 -36 -35 -36 -35 -33 -33 -31 -29 -28 -25 -23 -22 -21 -22 -22 -24 -26 -30 -30 -29 -30 -29 -27 -28 -30 -31
Freezing level m
3050 2650 2800 2950 2450 2800 3100 2750 3250 3850 3700 4150 4600 4400 4350 4400 4150 4050 3950 3450 3450 3700 3150 3650 3800 3150 3250
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:41 - - 6:41 - - 6:41 - - 6:41 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:45 - - 6:45
Sunset
5:04 - - 5:04 - - 5:04 - - 5:05 - - 5:05 - - 5:05 - - 5:06 - - 5:06 - - 5:07 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum at the specific elevation of 6000 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
Pagri
122 km SW
4301m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.4° C
clear
No report.
25
Moderate winds from the SSE
(25 kph at 140).
30 km
Mid: sky obscured
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
192 km WNW
3837m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.6° C
clear
Haze
4
Calm
(4 kph at 320).
25 km
Mid: sky obscured
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
199 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 320).
39 km
Mid: sky obscured
Gauhati Air Force Base
250 km SSE
54m alt.
45 minutes ago
17° C
clear
Mist -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: few
High: scattered
Tezpur
294 km ESE
79m alt.
3 hours ago
18.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: few

* 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.