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Gangkar Punsum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (stormy winds from the W on Thu night, extremely windy from the WSW by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Wed night, min -22°C on Tue afternoon). Mainly severe gales.

Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
31
Fri
1
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snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
115 WSW115
125 WSW125
120 W120
115 W115
110 WSW110
125 WSW125
120 SW120
115 WSW115
130 WSW130
130 WSW130
110 WSW110
85 W85
50 W50
55 WNW55
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
60 WNW60
55 NW55
50 WNW50
50 W50
25 W25
70 WNW70
65 W65
55 W55
35 WSW35
30 W30
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 4 - 2 2 1 11 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 2 - 1
High °C
-17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -18 -20 -21 -22 -21 -21 -22 -22 -20 -19 -18 -17 -19 -19 -20 -22
Low °C
-17 -17 -16 -16 -17 -16 -15 -17 -16 -17 -18 -20 -21 -21 -22 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -22 -22
Chill °C
-36 -35 -35 -35 -34 -33 -34 -35 -35 -35 -35 -36 -36 -37 -37 -35 -34 -39 -39 -37 -34 -35 -34 -36 -35 -37 -35
Freezing level m
4850 4550 4600 4700 4450 4650 4850 4650 4550 4600 4300 4350 4450 4250 4450 4650 4200 4450 4650 4400 4600 4650 4250 4400 4400 3750 3850
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Sunrise
- - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:09
Sunset
5:22 - - 5:21 - - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 - - 5:17 - - 5:16 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - -

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkar Punsum is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoonExtremely cold (max -15°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (stormy winds from the W on Thu night, extremely windy from the WSW by Sat morning).

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

Gangkar Punsum Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed nightExtremely cold (max -17°C on Wed night, min -22°C on Tue afternoon)Mainly severe gales.

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.
3 hours ago
18° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the S
(20 kph at 170).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Pagri
122 km SW
4301m alt.
2 hours ago
4.5° C
cloudy
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Gangtok-in-sikkim
181 km SW
1764m alt.
2 hours ago
16.4° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
192 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
10.5° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
199 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
15.4° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 260).
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.