Gangkhar Puensum weather

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat morning, min -16°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed night, near gales from the WSW by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Mon night, min -14°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat night, stormy winds from the W by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue afternoon, min -17°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Tue night, stormy winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
Fri
25
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
25 W25
15 W15
45 W45
30 W30
30 W30
30 WSW30
55 W55
35 W35
35 W35
40 W40
30 W30
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
80 WSW80
90 WSW90
90 WSW90
95 W95
55 W55
55 W55
30 WSW30
60 WSW60
60 WSW60
65 WSW65
55 WSW55
65 WSW65
75 WSW75
90 WSW90
some clouds clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 - - - - - - - - - 3 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-16 -16 -15 -14 -14 -15 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12 -13 -13 -14 -15 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17
Low °C
-16 -16 -15 -14 -16 -15 -14 -15 -14 -13 -13 -14 -13 -14 -13 -13 -14 -13 -14 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17
Chill °C
-27 -24 -28 -25 -26 -26 -28 -25 -26 -25 -25 -25 -26 -27 -29 -29 -27 -26 -27 -24 -29 -31 -31 -32 -33 -34 -35
Freezing level m
4800 4400 4600 4850 4450 4600 4850 4450 4800 5000 4700 4850 5050 4600 4800 4850 4500 4650 4900 4550 4600 4750 4200 4400 4550 4100 4350
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:58 - - 5:58 - - 6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03
Sunset
5:28 - - 5:27 - - 5:25 - - 5:24 - - 5:23 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - - 5:20 - -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -13°C on Sat morning, min -16°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed night, near gales from the WSW by Fri morning).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -12°C on Mon night, min -14°C on Sun morning)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat night, stormy winds from the W by Mon night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Tue afternoon, min -17°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Tue night, stormy winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum at the specific elevation of 7000 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
7.4° C
partially cloudy
No report.
29
Fresh winds from the SSE
(29 kph at 140).
30 km
Mid: few
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
8.8° C
partially cloudy
No report.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 20).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
3 hours ago
18.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
3 hours ago
10.7° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
3 hours ago
10.8° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
30 km
Mid: scattered

* 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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