Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Thu morning, min -32°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Sun afternoon, min -31°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Gangkar Punsum Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Sat night, min -32°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (gales from the W on Wed morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Sat morning).

Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
Friday
25
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
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
100 WSW100
105 WSW105
100 WSW100
55 W55
65 WNW65
40 WNW40
70 WNW70
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
80 NW80
85 WNW85
85 WNW85
50 W50
65 W65
65 W65
40 W40
30 W30
70 W70
80 W80
75 W75
85 W85
80 W80
95 WSW95
95 WSW95
90 WSW90
90 WSW90
110 WSW110
clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 4
High °C
-28 -30 -31 -32 -31 -31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -28 -28 -29 -29 -29 -31 -30 -30 -30 -29 -29 -30 -30 -30 -31 -31 -32
Low °C
-29 -31 -31 -32 -32 -32 -31 -31 -32 -31 -29 -29 -29 -29 -30 -31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -29 -30 -31 -31 -31 -32 -32
Chill °C
-51 -55 -57 -52 -51 -50 -53 -49 -49 -53 -51 -50 -48 -50 -49 -49 -48 -51 -52 -51 -51 -53 -54 -54 -55 -55 -57
Freezing level m
3000 3300 2450 2650 3100 2450 3000 3300 2650 3150 3500 2850 3300 3500 2800 2950 3300 2550 2950 3300 2650 3000 3200 2750 2850 3000 2550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset
- 5:25 - - 5:27 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:29 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:32 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum at the specific elevation of 7570 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.
2 hours ago
16° C
clear
-
33
Fresh winds from the SE
(33 kph at 130).
Low: few
Pagri
122 km SW
4301m alt.
3 hours ago
0.0° C
-
25
Moderate winds from the SSW
(25 kph at 200).
50 km
Mid: few
Gangtok-in-sikkim
181 km SW
1764m alt.
3 hours ago
15.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10 km
Mid: scattered
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
192 km WNW
3837m alt.
3 hours ago
2.5° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 140).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
199 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
3.9° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.