Gangkhar Puensum weather

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

Issued: 11pm Mon 13 Jul Local Time
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed night, min -11°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, fresh winds from the NE by Fri night).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Sat
25
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 PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
0 SSE0
5 E5
5 SE5
5 SSE5
0 NNE0
0 WSW0
5 W5
0 SSE0
5 N5
0 S0
5 W5
5 W5
10 SSW10
15 W15
15 W15
15 WSW15
20 W20
20 WNW20
15 SW15
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
10 W10
10 WNW10
5 N5
5 SSW5
15 SW15
15 WNW15
10 NW10
10 NNE10
10 NW10
25 N25
40 NE40
20 NE20
25 NNE25
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 1 - 1 - 1 2 5 2 2 14 4 1 7 3 - 9 2 2 4 1 2 4 1 2 4 1 9 12 - - - - 2
High °C
-5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -7 -8 -8 -10 -10 -9
Low °C
-6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -7 -6 -5 -7 -7 -6 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -5 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -6 -8 -8 -9 -11 -10 -10
Chill °C
-5 -5 -5 -9 -6 -5 -9 -5 -5 -8 -9 -8 -7 -11 -11 -11 -12 -11 -12 -14 -14 -14 -13 -10 -9 -9 -6 -5 -11 -11 -13 -13 -16 -21 -18 -17
Freezing level m
6000 6100 6150 6000 5900 6150 6000 6100 6200 6000 5950 6150 6000 5900 6100 5800 5800 6100 5800 5850 6050 5800 5950 6100 6000 5950 6050 5950 5900 6000 5700 5800 5850 5450 5650 5750
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 -
Sunset
- - 6:55 - - 6:55 - - 6:55 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:53 - - 6:53 - - 6:53 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:52

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

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.
2 hours ago
7.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 180).
37 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
13.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
14
Light winds from the E
(14 kph at 90).
50 km
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
2 hours ago
12.1° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 50).
30 km
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
9.8° C
clear
No report.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 180).
30 km
Gauhati Air Force Base
244 km SSE
54m alt.
55 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
Mist -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Mid: few
High: 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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