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

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

Issued: 5pm Sat 28 Nov Local Time
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sun afternoon, min -16°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly gales.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Tue afternoon, min -20°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Mon morning, min -18°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, stormy winds from the W by Thu morning).

Sat
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
1
Wednesday
2
Thursday
3
Friday
4
Saturday
5
Sunday
6
Monday
7
Tuesday
8
Wednesday
9
Thu
10
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 NW35
70 NW70
50 NW50
40 W40
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
45 W45
45 WNW45
40 W40
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
10 NW10
15 WNW15
20 NW20
25 NNW25
25 NW25
20 W20
25 WNW25
35 WNW35
45 W45
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
30 WNW30
60 WNW60
75 WNW75
55 W55
45 W45
70 W70
75 W75
85 W85
80 WNW80
65 W65
50 W50
80 W80
clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 1 - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -14 -12 -11 -12 -12 -12 -13 -12 -12 -13 -14 -14 -16 -17 -18 -19 -18 -18 -17 -16 -15 -16 -14 -15 -14 -13 -13 -13 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11
Low °C
-16 -15 -13 -12 -12 -12 -12 -13 -12 -13 -14 -14 -15 -18 -18 -19 -20 -18 -18 -18 -17 -16 -17 -15 -15 -15 -14 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11
Chill °C
-27 -29 -24 -22 -24 -25 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -26 -25 -25 -26 -28 -30 -29 -28 -27 -29 -28 -31 -26 -26 -28 -27 -26 -27 -25 -26 -26 -25 -24 -23 -26
Freezing level m
3850 3700 4150 4400 4100 4100 4250 4050 4200 4250 3900 4000 4050 3500 3600 3750 3250 3500 3700 3300 3300 3600 3300 3800 4000 3800 4050 4100 3950 4200 4250 4000 4150 4300 4100 4100
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Sunrise
- - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:39
Sunset
5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:02 - -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -11°C on Sun afternoon, min -16°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly gales.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -12°C on Tue afternoon, min -20°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -13°C on Mon morning, min -18°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum at the specific elevation of 6000 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
-5.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
14
Light winds from the NNW
(14 kph at 340).
50 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
37 km
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.5° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 320).
30 km
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
-7.9° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 120).
32 km
Gauhati Air Force Base
244 km SSE
54m alt.
1 hour ago
19° C
clear
Mist -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: 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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