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

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Weather Forecast, Bhutan

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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 1°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Sat morning, min 1°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min 0°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue night, fresh winds from the SW by Thu afternoon).

Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sunday
9
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
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partially cloudy
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light rain
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Wind km/h
15
SW
15
SW
10
SW
15
SSW
10
S
10
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
WSW
15
WSW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
15
SW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
20
WSW
10
SW
15
WSW
10
WSW
5
SW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
SW
20
SW
10
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
25
SW
30
SSW
30
SW
Snow
 cm
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Rain
 mm
- - - - 2 2 - 4 2 1 1 1 - - 1 - 2 - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
4 3 2 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 1
Min °C
2 3 1 3 4 3 3 3 2 3 4 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 2 3 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 0
 Feels °C
-3 -3 -2 -1 0 0 -1 0 -1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -4 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -3 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -8
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Sunrise
5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - - 5:56 - - 5:56 - -
Sunset
- 5:43 - - 5:42 - - 5:40 - - 5:39 - - 5:38 - - 5:37 - - 5:36 - - 5:35 - - 5:34 - - 5:32 - - 5:31 - - 5:30 -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 1°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Sat morning, min 1°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Paro International Airport
123 km SSW
2235m alt.
50 minutes ago
25° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
22
Moderate winds from the SSE
(22 kph at 150).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
139 km SW
4490m alt.
2 hours ago
10.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
32
Fresh winds from the SE
(32 kph at 130).
50 km
190 km NNE
3661m alt.
2 hours ago
21.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
50 km
Gangtok
198 km SW
1764m alt.
2 hours ago
23.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: scattered
201 km ENE
4164m alt.
2 hours ago
17.1° C
clear
No report.
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 320).
30 km

* 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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