Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu night, min -11°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Fri night, min -11°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon morning, near gales from the SW by Tue morning).

Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
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
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 SW15
25 SW25
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 WNW10
5 E5
15 E15
10 ENE10
15 ENE15
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
10 NNE10
5 E5
10 N10
5 E5
10 NE10
5 NNE5
5 SSE5
10 WSW10
15 W15
25 SW25
35 SW35
45 SW45
40 SW40
40 SW40
30 WSW30
30 W30
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 2 - - 10 2 1 3 2 1 4 2 1 2 - 1 2 3 3 11 7 12 9 3
High °C
-10 -10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -10 -9 -10 -9 -8 -10 -8 -8 -10 -8 -8 -10 -8 -8 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -9
Low °C
-11 -10 -11 -11 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -9 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10
Chill °C
-18 -19 -17 -18 -16 -14 -18 -17 -16 -18 -16 -12 -13 -15 -14 -16 -11 -11 -16 -13 -14 -19 -20 -20 -21 -20 -17
Freezing level m
5800 5900 5750 5800 5950 5850 5850 5900 5900 5950 6050 5950 5950 6100 6050 6000 6100 6050 6050 6050 5950 6000 5950 5800 5850 5900 5800
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-10-10-10-11-10-10-11-10-9-10-9-8-10-8-8-10-8-8-10-8-8-9-9-10-10-10-9-7-7-7-7-6-6-7-6-6-6-5-5-6-5-5-6-5-5-6-5-5-6-6-7-6-6-6-10-1-10-100001101101101100-1-1-1-1665665666676676676666665555121210121211131212131312131312131312131212121210111111
Sunrise
5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:03 - - 5:03 - - 5:03 - -
Sunset
- 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:57 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum at the specific elevation of 7570 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
Paro
123 km SSW
2235m alt.
47 minutes ago
29° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 150).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
4 hours ago
9.5° C
cloudy
No report.
18
Light winds from the ESE
(18 kph at 110).
30 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
4 hours ago
19.5° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
30 km
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
47 minutes ago
22.6° C
State of sky unchanged.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
4 hours ago
16.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
50 km
Mid: clear

* 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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