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

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Weather Forecast, Bhutan

Issued: 5am Fri 23 Apr Local Time
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sat night, min -24°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Wed afternoon, min -23°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri night, min -21°C on Thu morning). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Tue afternoon, min -20°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
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 night
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
50 W50
30 WNW30
25 WSW25
65 WSW65
80 WSW80
40 W40
35 WSW35
40 W40
25 W25
25 W25
30 WNW30
20 W20
20 W20
25 WNW25
10 NW10
15 SW15
15 WNW15
25 W25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
10 N10
15 WSW15
30 W30
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
25 W25
10 NNW10
5 NE5
10 NNE10
25 NNE25
10 NE10
15 NNE15
15 ENE15
15 E15
15 NNE15
30 E30
clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 3 2 1 1 - - 1 - 1 3 6 3 7 2 1 4 - 1 2 - 4 6 4 1 3 - 1 2 1
High °C
-23 -22 -21 -21 -20 -19 -22 -21 -21 -23 -21 -21 -22 -20 -20 -21 -19 -20 -21 -20 -20 -20 -19 -18 -20 -18 -18 -19 -18 -19 -19 -18 -18 -18 -17 -18
Low °C
-24 -23 -23 -21 -20 -22 -22 -21 -23 -23 -22 -22 -22 -21 -22 -22 -20 -21 -21 -20 -21 -20 -20 -20 -20 -19 -19 -19 -18 -20 -19 -19 -19 -18 -17 -18
Chill °C
-40 -36 -34 -39 -38 -35 -36 -36 -32 -36 -34 -32 -34 -33 -30 -32 -29 -26 -33 -32 -27 -29 -31 -27 -27 -27 -25 -24 -25 -30 -26 -28 -27 -26 -25 -26
Freezing level m
4000 4300 3450 4100 4550 3650 4400 4550 3950 4250 4500 3800 4450 4650 4050 4500 4750 4450 4500 4650 4250 4500 4700 4400 4600 4750 3950 4650 4900 4450 4850 4900 4500 4850 4950 4700
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
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Sunrise
5:24 - - 5:24 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - -
Sunset
- 6:27 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:29 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:31 - - 6:32 - - 6:32 - - 6:34 -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoonExtremely cold (max -19°C on Sat night, min -24°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Sun night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoonExtremely cold (max -19°C on Wed afternoon, min -23°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -18°C on Fri night, min -21°C on Thu morning)Mainly fresh winds.

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.
39 minutes ago
11° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
Low: few
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
39 minutes ago
14.0° C
thunderstorm
Clouds dissolving.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
4 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Jalpaiguri
241 km SSW
83m alt.
39 minutes ago
25.2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Gauhati Air Force Base
243 km SSE
54m alt.
39 minutes ago
26° C
clear
Haze -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: few
Tezpur
280 km SE
79m alt.
39 minutes ago
28.2° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: few

* 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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