Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 39mm), heaviest during Tue night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Tue morning, min 5°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Thu afternoon, min 5°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Sun afternoon, min 5°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wed
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
cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
5 S5
5 S5
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
5 SE5
5 S5
5 SSW5
10 ESE10
5 SSE5
5 SSW5
10 SSE10
15 S15
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
5 SSW5
10 SW10
5 S5
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
5 S5
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SW10
15 SW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- 1 - 4 15 4 11 3 1 4 2 1 3 3 1 3 - 1 2 1 1 3 1 - 2 1 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 7 6 6 7 6 6 7 6 7 7 6 6
Low °C
6 5 6 6 5 6 6 5 6 7 5 6 6 5 6 7 5 6 7 5 6 7 5 6 6 5 5
Chill °C
5 6 6 5 6 5 6 5 5 6 4 3 4 6 5 5 5 4 5 5 4 5 6 5 5 4 3
Freezing level m
6000 5850 5950 6000 5900 5950 6050 5950 5950 6100 5900 5950 6000 6000 5950 6100 5900 6000 6100 5900 5950 6100 5950 6000 6100 5900 5900
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33
Sunset
6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:29 - - 6:28 - - 6:27 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - -

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.
4 hours ago
8.2° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
32
Fresh winds from the ESE
(32 kph at 110).
46 km
Mid: overcast
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
4 hours ago
15.9° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 40).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
4 hours ago
21.0° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
4 hours ago
18.5° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 220).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
4 hours ago
17.7° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
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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