Gangkhar Puensum weather

Gangkhar Puensum
Weather Forecast, Bhutan

Issued: 5pm Mon 13 Jul Local Time
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Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

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

(Days 3-6):

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

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed afternoon, min -12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, fresh winds from the NE by Fri night).

Sunday
19
Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Sat
25
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 AM
light snow
snow showers
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
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
15 SW15
0 SE0
10 NE10
10 ESE10
5 S5
5 WSW5
0 SW0
5 SW5
15 W15
10 NW10
10 SW10
10 W10
5 WNW5
10 WSW10
10 NNW10
0 SW0
20 WSW20
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
15 NW15
25 SW25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
15 WNW15
20 W20
15 W15
10 NW10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 S15
10 SW10
10 W10
30 NE30
15 N15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
1 1 1 4 2 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 3 2 2 2 18 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 3 6 4 3 6 2 3 3 3 17 10 -
High °C
-8 -8 -9 -9 -8 -9 -8 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -9 -8 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -11
Low °C
-8 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -8 -9 -9 -8 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -8 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10 -12 -12
Chill °C
-14 -8 -13 -14 -13 -12 -8 -9 -15 -13 -11 -14 -12 -12 -8 -8 -13 -16 -16 -17 -19 -17 -17 -18 -16 -16 -17 -15 -12 -17 -16 -15 -15 -14 -19 -18
Freezing level m
6200 6100 6000 6150 5950 5900 6150 6000 6050 6200 6000 6050 6100 6050 6050 6250 5900 5850 6100 5900 5950 5950 5900 5950 6050 5900 5900 5950 5800 5850 5950 5850 5800 5850 5650 5850
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16
Sunset
6:57 - - 6:55 - - 6:55 - - 6:55 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:53 - - 6:53 - - 6:53 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - -

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Gangkhar Puensum is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 3-6):

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

Gangkhar Puensum Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night)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
Pagri
139 km SW
4301m alt.
3 hours ago
8.2° C
moderate rain
Rain
14
Light winds from the SSE
(14 kph at 140).
50 km
Lhasa ( 拉萨)
190 km NNE
3650m alt.
3 hours ago
20.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
50 km
Lhunze
201 km ENE
3861m alt.
2 hours ago
19.8° C
No report.
14
Light winds from the E
(14 kph at 80).
30 km
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
203 km WNW
3837m alt.
3 hours ago
13.5° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
30 km
lightning 39km NE of Lhasa
215 km NNE
3773m alt.
37 minutes ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm

* 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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