Gangkhar Puensum weather
– Lat/Long: 28.05° N 90.45° E

BtGangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

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Issued: 5 am Thu 29 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -7°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the W by Sun night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed morning, min -10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
Thursday
7
Friday
8
Saturday
9
Sunday
10
Monday
11
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part cloud
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light snow
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light snow
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clear
snow showers
clear
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light snow
snow showers
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light snow
snow showers
clear
cloud
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light snow
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light snow
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clear
snow shwrs
clear
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light snow
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some clouds
light snow
snow shwrs
clear
cloudy
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
clear
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
some clouds
clear
 km/h
20
W
20
W
15
NW
20
WNW
10
W
10
NW
10
WSW
20
SW
10
WNW
10
WSW
20
WSW
30
W
25
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
15
NW
15
WSW
15
W
10
WSW
15
SW
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
20
WSW
20
SW
15
WNW
15
W
20
WSW
15
NW
20
W
20
W
20
NW
25
NW
15
WSW
20
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Wave Height Map
T india.wind.18.cc23
T india.wind.42.cc23
T india.wind.66.cc23
T india.wind.90.cc23
T india.wind.114.cc23
T india.wind.138.cc23
T india.wind.162.cc23
T india.wind.186.cc23
T india.wind.210.cc23
T india.wind.234.cc23
T india.wind.258.cc23
T india.wind.282.cc23
 cm 
1.0
2.0
1.0
3
1.0
1.0
1.0
 mm 
max°C
-1
0
-4
2
2
-3
0
0
-4
0
0
-4
-2
-2
-5
-2
-1
-6
-2
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-3
-2
-7
-4
-3
-8
-3
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-1
0
-4
2
2
-2
min°C
-2
-4
-5
0
-3
-4
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-3
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-6
-5
-10
-5
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-3
-4
-5
0
-1
-4
chill°C 
-7
-10
-12
-5
-7
-9
-3
-7
-13
-4
-7
-16
-11
-8
-16
-11
-9
-15
-8
-7
-16
-11
-10
-18
-13
-10
-17
-11
-11
-14
-9
-10
-11
-6
-5
-10
Freezing level (m
3600
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3950
4250
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4050
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3850
4050
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3500
3800
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3650
2300
2950
3550
2400
3250
3650
2550
3500
4000
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4050
4350
3100
Cloud base (m)
5550
5650
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Sunrise
6:22
6:22
6:20
6:20
6:18
6:18
6:16
6:15
6:13
6:13
6:11
6:11
Sunset
5:58
5:58
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6:00
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -7°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the W by Sun night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed morning, min -10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum at the specific elevation of 4000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Gangkhar Puensum. 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Tsampa
29 km SE
3708m alt.
54 minutes ago
3° C
No report.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 310 degs) was rejected.
Paro International Airport
123 km SSW
2235m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the ENE.(Wind varies from 010 to 150 degs)
(6 kph at 70).
8.0 km
Low: scattered
139 km SW
4490m alt.
2 hours ago
-9° C
Fog
4
Calm
(4 kph at 230).
3.1 km
190 km NNE
3661m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
clear
Clear skies.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
50 km
Gangtok
198 km SW
1764m alt.
2 hours ago
10° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
1 km
Mid: overcast

* 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.

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