Kangchenjunga West
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Days 0-3 Kangchenjunga West Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Fri night, min -32°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Wed afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Kangchenjunga West Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sun night, min -26°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Sat night, stormy winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Kangchenjunga West Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Fri afternoon, min -28°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Wed morning, extremely windy from the NW by Fri night).

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
110 W110
110 WSW110
115 WSW115
125 WSW125
135 WSW135
140 WSW140
135 WSW135
145 WSW145
135 WSW135
120 W120
120 W120
135 WSW135
130 WSW130
120 WSW120
110 WSW110
105 WSW105
115 WSW115
115 SW115
130 WSW130
120 WSW120
65 W65
50 WNW50
85 NW85
70 NW70
80 NW80
75 WNW75
90 WNW90
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 6 13 12 48 10 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-32 -31 -30 -30 -28 -27 -28 -27 -26 -26 -22 -21 -21 -20 -19 -20 -21 -20 -23 -26 -27 -27 -28 -27 -27 -26 -25
Low °C
-32 -32 -30 -30 -30 -28 -28 -28 -26 -26 -24 -22 -21 -21 -20 -20 -21 -23 -25 -27 -28 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -25
Chill °C
-59 -56 -55 -56 -53 -52 -54 -52 -51 -50 -44 -43 -43 -41 -39 -39 -41 -40 -45 -51 -50 -45 -49 -47 -48 -46 -45
Freezing level m
3250 2800 2750 3100 2700 2650 3150 2850 3000 3700 3550 3750 4350 4250 4200 4250 4200 4100 4000 3400 3050 3500 3150 3450 4050 3650 3550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - -
Sunset
- 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Kangchenjunga West at the specific elevation of 8000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Kangchenjunga West. 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 Nepal.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Taplejung
61 km SSW
1732m alt.
2 hours ago
15.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
32 km
Mid: few
Gangtok-in-sikkim
62 km SE
1764m alt.
2 hours ago
12.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10 km
Mid: few
Pagri
93 km E
4301m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.2° C
clear
No report.
18
Light winds from the SE
(18 kph at 180).
30 km
Mid: clear
Dhankuta
111 km SSW
1445m alt.
2 hours ago
21.0° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 210).
26 km
Mid: few
Paro
133 km ESE
2235m alt.
43 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 130 to 190 degs)
(9 kph at 160).

* 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 Kangchenjunga West and within an acceptable time window.