Gangkhar Puensum weather

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Tue morning, min -19°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Tue morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -18°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri morning, severe gales from the SW by Sat night).

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sunday
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 W35
35 W35
65 WSW65
85 WSW85
90 WSW90
100 WSW100
115 WSW115
115 WSW115
45 W45
55 W55
65 W65
85 W85
90 WSW90
110 W110
100 WSW100
100 WSW100
105 WSW105
110 WSW110
115 WSW115
110 W110
95 WSW95
110 WSW110
105 WSW105
95 SW95
100 WSW100
105 WSW105
105 WSW105
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 3 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-18 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -18 -18 -18 -19 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17
Low °C
-18 -18 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18 -19 -19 -19 -19 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17
Chill °C
-30 -29 -30 -33 -33 -34 -35 -31 -30 -31 -31 -31 -36 -37 -37 -38 -37 -37 -38 -36 -35 -36 -34 -35 -35 -36 -35
Freezing level m
4750 4950 4700 4850 5000 4800 4900 4950 4600 4850 5000 4600 4700 4800 4300 4400 4600 4150 4250 4550 4100 4450 4700 4450 4600 4800 4250
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - -
Sunset
- 5:24 - - 5:23 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightExtremely cold (max -15°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Sun night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -16°C on Tue morning, min -19°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Tue morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Thu night).

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -18°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri morning, severe gales from the SW by Sat night).

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
Paro
123 km SSW
2235m alt.
1 hour ago
23° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the SE
(28 kph at 140).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
2 hours ago
12.9° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
30 km
Gangtok-in-sikkim
198 km SW
1764m alt.
1 hour ago
20.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
14.7° C
cloudy
No report.
14
Light winds from the N
(14 kph at 360).
30 km
CoochBehar
214 km S
41m alt.
1 hour ago
31.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Gangkhar Puensum and within an acceptable time window.

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