Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Mon night). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue afternoon, min -15°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat morning, min -15°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Sat morning, strong winds from the WSW by Tue morning).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
65 W65
55 W55
60 W60
65 WSW65
60 WSW60
60 WSW60
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
75 WSW75
75 WSW75
75 WSW75
65 WSW65
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
65 WSW65
65 WSW65
60 WSW60
65 WSW65
70 WSW70
75 SW75
70 WSW70
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
60 WSW60
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -14 -13 -13 -14 -13 -13 -14 -13 -13 -14 -14
Low °C
-10 -11 -11 -11 -13 -12 -12 -14 -13 -13 -15 -13 -13 -14 -13 -14 -14 -13 -14 -14 -13 -14 -14 -13 -14 -15 -14
Chill °C
-23 -24 -24 -25 -24 -25 -25 -26 -27 -28 -29 -28 -27 -26 -27 -27 -28 -27 -27 -29 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -28 -28
Freezing level m
4500 4150 4350 4450 4000 4100 4250 3800 3950 4100 3550 3800 4100 3700 3950 4100 3650 4000 4200 3700 3900 4100 3750 4000 4200 3750 3950
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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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 - -

Issued local time.

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.
1 hour ago
5.2° C
cloudy
No report.
12 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
1 hour ago
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 40).
30 km
Mid: sky obscured
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
11.1° C
cloudy
No report.
30 km
Gauhati Air Force Base
244 km SSE
54m alt.
1 hour ago
24° C
clear
Mist -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: few
High: scattered
Baghdogra (in-af
258 km SSW
126m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
clear
Mist -.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Gangkhar Puensum and within an acceptable time window.

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