Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon afternoon, min -7°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -6°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SSW10
5 SSE5
15 ESE15
10 SE10
5 NE5
15 ESE15
5 SE5
5 NNE5
15 E15
15 ESE15
15 E15
15 ENE15
15 ESE15
15 E15
15 E15
20 E20
20 E20
25 E25
10 E10
10 ENE10
20 E20
15 ESE15
10 NE10
20 E20
20 ESE20
10 ENE10
25 SE25
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 5 1 1 5 - 1 8 9 1 7 3 1 3 - - 3 - 1 2 1 1 8 - - 4 -
High °C
-7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5
Low °C
-8 -7 -7 -8 -6 -8 -7 -6 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6
Chill °C
-12 -10 -11 -7 -8 -13 -7 -9 -12 -13 -11 -11 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11 -9 -11 -12 -9 -11 -11 -9 -11
Freezing level m
5750 5900 5800 5800 6000 5800 5850 6000 5850 5900 5950 5800 5850 5900 5800 5950 6050 6050 6000 6150 6050 6100 6150 6050 6100 6200 6150
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - -
Sunset
- 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:36 - - 6:35 - - 6:34 - - 6:32 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum at the specific elevation of 7000 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
5.6° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
33 km
Mid: sky obscured
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
192 km WNW
3837m alt.
3 hours ago
10.3° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
199 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
14.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 320).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Lhunze
219 km ENE
3861m alt.
3 hours ago
10.1° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 40).
30 km
Mid: sky obscured
Gauhati Air Force Base
250 km SSE
54m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
Mist dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
2 km
Mid: scattered
High: 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.