Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

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

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed night, min -10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

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

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 SE15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 ENE5
0 ENE0
10 N10
10 E10
10 E10
5 NNE5
10 ESE10
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
5 SSE5
15 SSW15
10 SW10
15 SW15
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
15 W15
10 WSW10
10 SW10
5 NW5
15 W15
15 NW15
5 NW5
15 WSW15
20 W20
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - 3 1 - 2 1 1 5 3 1 3 - 1 3 3 1 3 - 1 2 - 1 3 - 1 2
High °C
-9 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8
Low °C
-11 -11 -10 -11 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9
Chill °C
-14 -15 -9 -14 -10 -16 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -8 -8 -16 -14 -15 -18 -16 -14 -15 -12 -11 -16 -14 -13 -16 -15
Freezing level m
5900 5850 6000 5900 5950 6050 5900 6050 6100 6050 6100 6100 6000 5950 6050 5850 5950 6050 5950 6050 6150 6000 6000 6150 5950 6000 6100
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 -
Sunset
- - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:29 - - 6:28 - - 6:27 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:23

Issued local time.

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
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
2 hours ago
6.2° C
-
14
Light winds from the WSW
(14 kph at 250).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
17.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 90).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
2 hours ago
12.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the ESE
(11 kph at 110).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
14.6° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured
Gauhati Air Force Base
244 km SSE
54m alt.
1 hour ago
30° C
clear
Mist dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 180).
2 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
High: broken

* 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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