Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

 

Days 0-3 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

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

Days 3-6 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri night, min -10°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Gangkhar Puensum Weather Summary:

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

Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 WSW5
15 SW15
5 W5
10 SSE10
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
15 WSW15
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
15 SW15
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
5 WNW5
5 NE5
10 SW10
5 WSW5
10 SSW10
10 WSW10
15 W15
10 NW10
15 WNW15
20 NW20
snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 3 5 2 4 5 2 2 5 - 1 3 5 1 3 3 1 5 3 2 4 3 1 2 - 1 5
High °C
-9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -10 -9
Low °C
-10 -10 -10 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10
Chill °C
-14 -16 -9 -9 -16 -14 -12 -16 -13 -12 -17 -15 -13 -17 -15 -14 -15 -9 -12 -14 -12 -9 -14 -15 -14 -17 -17
Freezing level m
5900 5900 6000 5900 5900 6000 5950 5950 5950 5900 5950 6000 5850 5950 6050 5900 6000 6050 5900 5950 6000 5850 5950 6100 6000 6000 6000
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-10-9-9-9-8-8-10-9-6-6-6-6-6-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-5-6-5-6-6-6-6-6-5-6-6-5-5-6-5000001000000000000001001100666666666566667666666677666121312121212121212111212121313111213121212121313121312
Sunrise
- 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:35 -
Sunset
- - 6:30 - - 6:29 - - 6:28 - - 6:27 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 - - 6:22

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.
1 hour ago
5.2° C
cloudy
No report.
12 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
1 hour ago
15.9° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 40).
30 km
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
1 hour ago
11.1° C
cloudy
No report.
30 km
Gauhati Air Force Base
243 km SSE
54m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
Thunderstorm light rain thunderstorm.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
4 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: few
Saidpur
297 km S
44m alt.
1 hour ago
29.2° C
clear
Haze
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
5 km

* 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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