Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Tue morning, min 3°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sat afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Fri afternoon, min 5°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Mon morning, min 4°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Tue morning, light winds from the WNW by Thu night).

Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SW10
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 ESE5
5 E5
5 SE5
0 N0
5 SSE5
5 SW5
5 SW5
0 E0
5 SSW5
5 SSW5
10 SW10
10 WSW10
15 SW15
20 SW20
25 SW25
25 SW25
25 SW25
20 SW20
20 WSW20
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs light rain some clouds rain shwrs light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs mod. rain rain shwrs rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 1 - - 7 1 - 2 2 1 3 - 1 2 - 1 2 3 2 7 5 9 5 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 5 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 7 6 6 7 6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5
Low °C
5 5 3 5 6 4 5 6 5 6 7 5 6 7 5 6 7 5 6 6 5 6 5 5 5 5 4
Chill °C
3 3 2 4 4 5 5 6 5 5 6 5 5 7 6 6 7 5 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 2
Freezing level m
5800 5900 5750 5800 5950 5850 5850 5900 5900 5950 6050 5950 5950 6100 6050 6000 6100 6050 6050 6050 5950 6000 5950 5800 5850 5900 5800
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:03 - - 5:03 - - 5:03 - -
Sunset
- 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum at the specific elevation of 5000 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Paro
123 km SSW
2235m alt.
1 hour ago
29° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 150).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
4 hours ago
9.5° C
cloudy
No report.
18
Light winds from the ESE
(18 kph at 110).
30 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
4 hours ago
19.5° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
30 km
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
1 hour ago
22.6° C
State of sky unchanged.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
4 hours ago
16.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
50 km
Mid: clear

* 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 Gangkhar Puensum and within an acceptable time window.

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