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

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Weather Forecast, Bhutan

Issued: 11pm Sun 11 Apr Local Time
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Sun night, calm by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Sun
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Fri
23
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 W30
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
15 W15
5 W5
15 WSW15
10 NW10
5 WNW5
10 SW10
10 NW10
5 WSW5
15 W15
10 WNW10
5 W5
10 WNW10
10 N10
5 ENE5
5 SW5
0 NE0
15 S15
15 SW15
10 SW10
25 SSW25
25 SW25
10 NW10
5 WNW5
15 WNW15
20 NW20
5 WSW5
5 SSW5
5 N5
10 S10
15 WSW15
5 W5
20 SW20
20 SW20
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 3 - - 1 - - 2 1 1 2 2 1 3 5 1 3 3 6 2 2 1 1 - - 2 - - 2 - 1 2
High °C
-9 -7 -7 -10 -8 -8 -11 -7 -6 -9 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5 -7 -4 -3 -6 -4 -4 -6 -5 -5 -7 -5 -4 -7 -3 -3 -6 -3 -2 -5 -3 -3
Low °C
-11 -8 -9 -13 -9 -9 -12 -8 -7 -10 -7 -6 -10 -6 -6 -8 -5 -4 -7 -5 -5 -8 -5 -6 -9 -5 -6 -7 -3 -4 -7 -4 -3 -5 -4 -4
Chill °C
-18 -16 -16 -18 -13 -14 -17 -10 -10 -14 -11 -11 -10 -8 -9 -11 -4 -3 -9 -10 -10 -10 -12 -12 -11 -8 -9 -14 -3 -5 -10 -8 -6 -5 -10 -9
Freezing level m
3500 3800 4100 3250 3700 3950 2950 3950 4150 3250 4000 4350 3800 4100 4350 3550 4300 4500 4100 4300 4450 4000 4200 4250 3700 4250 4400 3750 4550 4550 3750 4400 4650 4050 4400 4650
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Sunrise
- 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:30 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:26 - - 5:26 - - 5:24 -
Sunset
- - 6:21 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:23 - - 6:23 - - 6:24 - - 6:25 - - 6:25 - - 6:27 - - 6:27

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Sun night, calm by Wed morning).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Mon 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.1° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 250).
45 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
6.8° C
clear
Clear skies.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
50 km
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
2 hours ago
3.2° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
30 km
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
6.9° C
clear
No report.
14
Light winds from the SW
(14 kph at 220).
30 km
Gauhati Air Force Base
244 km SSE
54m alt.
52 minutes ago
n/a° C
partially cloudy
Mist dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Mid: scattered
High: few

* 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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