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

BtGangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

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Issued: 5 pm Sun 25 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sun night, min -25°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri afternoon, min -25°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Wed night, fresh winds from the WSW by Fri afternoon).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sun morning, min -24°C on Mon night). Mainly extremely windy.

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Tue night, min -24°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Tue afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Wed night).

Sun
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
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Thursday
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Fri
8
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part cloud
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clear
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snow showers
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some clouds
light snow
snow shwrs
clear
light snow
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some clouds
light snow
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some clouds
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 km/h
90
W
105
W
70
W
60
W
45
WSW
60
W
40
W
55
W
45
WNW
50
WNW
40
WNW
65
WNW
65
WNW
50
WNW
60
WNW
40
WNW
35
WNW
35
WNW
45
WNW
40
W
55
WNW
45
W
110
WSW
65
W
70
W
85
WSW
40
WSW
55
W
95
W
80
W
60
WSW
105
WSW
105
WSW
80
WSW
95
WSW
70
W
Wave Height Map
T india.wind.3.cc23
T india.wind.24.cc23
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T india.wind.72.cc23
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T india.wind.240.cc23
T india.wind.264.cc23
T india.wind.288.cc23
 cm 
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 mm 
max°C
-20
-19
-19
-19
-20
-21
-22
-22
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-24
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min°C
-23
-20
-19
-20
-21
-21
-22
-25
-25
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-25
-22
-21
-22
-21
-21
-23
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-22
-21
-21
-22
-21
-22
-24
-22
-23
-22
-22
-23
-22
-22
-24
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-23
chill°C 
-43
-40
-36
-37
-38
-38
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-37
-42
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-38
-38
-38
-35
-39
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-35
-42
-38
-40
-41
-37
-40
-42
-40
-41
-44
-42
-44
-44
-41
Freezing level (m
3200
2450
3850
4050
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3750
3950
2850
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Cloud base (m)
5750
5600
9150
5700
8700
9200
5700
5600
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5900
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5600
5700
5550
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5550
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5550
5600
5850
5550
Sea lvl2000m4000m6000m8000m
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Sunrise
6:26
6:24
6:24
6:22
6:22
6:20
6:20
6:18
6:18
6:16
6:15
6:13
Sunset
5:54
5:55
5:57
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5:58
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sun night, min -25°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri afternoon, min -25°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Wed night, fresh winds from the WSW by Fri afternoon).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sun morning, min -24°C on Mon night). Mainly extremely windy.

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Tsampa
29 km SE
3708m alt.
51 minutes ago
-4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 330).
139 km SW
4490m alt.
3 hours ago
-8° C
clear
Clear skies.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
50 km
190 km NNE
3661m alt.
3 hours ago
1° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 310).
37 km
203 km WNW
3862m alt.
3 hours ago
4° C
clear
No report.
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
30 km
244 km SSE
72m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
Mist -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2.5 km
Low: scattered
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.

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