Gangkhar Puensum weather

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon morning, light winds from the WSW by Tue morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -3°C on Wed night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Sat night, light winds from the W by Tue morning).

Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tue
29
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
25 W25
20 W20
25 WSW25
30 W30
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
45 SW45
50 SW50
40 SW40
50 SW50
55 SW55
45 SW45
50 SW50
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
20 W20
15 W15
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds light snow cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow light snow heavy snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 2 - 1 9 5 5 12 5 4 6 2 2 - - - - -
High °C
0 -1 0 0 -2 0 0 -2 0 -1 -2 -1 0 -1 0 -1 -1 0 0 -1 0 0 -2 -2 -2 -4 -2
Low °C
-1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -1 -1 -3 -1 -2 -3 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -3 -2 -4 -4 -2
Chill °C
-7 -9 -8 -8 -9 -5 -6 -8 -8 -9 -10 -10 -8 -9 -8 -9 -10 -8 -8 -9 -8 -7 -9 -10 -10 -10 -7
Freezing level m
5000 4700 4800 4950 4550 4850 5000 4400 4800 4900 4650 4750 4950 4800 4900 4850 4750 4900 4950 4800 4900 4950 4400 4600 4600 4350 4600
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Sunrise
- - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05
Sunset
5:23 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 - - 5:16 - -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon morning, light winds from the WSW by Tue morning).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -3°C on Wed night)Mainly near gales.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Mon afternoon)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Sat night, light winds from the W by Tue morning).

Issued local time.

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
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
3 hours ago
2.5° C
moderate rain
Rain and snow or hail.
14
Light winds from the SSW
(14 kph at 200).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
15.2° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
3 hours ago
16.6° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: overcast
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
3 hours ago
11.7° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 180).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
12.4° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 290).
50 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 Gangkhar Puensum and within an acceptable time window.

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