Bumthang weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bumthang

The best time to visit the region in Bumthang in Bhutan is from June until September, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Bumthang is 17°C in July and the lowest is 6°C in January.

Bumthang has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Bumthang or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Bumthang by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 6 7 9 11 14 16 17 17 16 13 10 7
Precipitation (mm) 6 17 30 42 67 93 148 127 75 32 8 6

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14 day weather forecast Bumthang

The weather for in Bumthang will be 17° till 15° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
6.4 mm 85% 1 m/s 7
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
2.8 mm 75% 1 m/s 4
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
5.8 mm 85% 1 m/s 5
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
3.6 mm 80% 1 m/s 4
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
6.4 mm 85% 1 m/s 6
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
7.8 mm 90% 1 m/s 3
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
3.7 mm 80% 1 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
5.3 mm 85% 1 m/s 4
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
6.1 mm 85% 1 m/s 5
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
3.6 mm 80% 1 m/s 3
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
2.9 mm 75% 1 m/s 3
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
2.3 mm 70% 1 m/s 3
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
2.0 mm 65% 1 m/s 3
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
1.1 mm 55% 2 m/s 5

Climate Bumthang

The region Bumthang has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Bumthang is 12° degrees and there is about 651 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 139 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Bumthang

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 6 7 9 11 14 16 17 17 16 13 10 7
Night temp. (°C) -3 -1 1 5 8 11 12 12 10 6 2 0
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 6 17 30 42 67 93 148 127 75 32 8 6
Days with rain 3 4 11 17 21 24 27 25 20 11 5 4
Days with snow 5 6 7 2 - - - - - - 3 4
Dry days 23 18 13 11 10 6 4 6 10 20 22 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 10 12 12 11 10 11 10 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 2

Bumthang weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Bumthang? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Bumthang?

The region Bumthang is located in Bhutan. It lies in a straight line at 1,334 km from New Delhi.

The coordinates of Bumthang are:

  • Latitude: 27.549182
  • Longitude: 90.752499

The GPS coordinates are 27° 32' N, 90° 45' E

How long is the flight to Bumthang?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Bumthang is approximately 2 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Bumthang?

These are the largest airports in Bumthang:

What is the currency of Bumthang?

In Bumthang the Bhutanese ngultrum (BTN), Indian rupee (INR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 21 September 2021

  • 1 Bhutanese ngultrum = 1.00 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 1.00 Bhutanese ngultrum
  • 10 Bhutanese ngultrum = 9.97 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 10.03 Bhutanese ngultrum
  • 100 Bhutanese ngultrum = 99.74 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 100.26 Bhutanese ngultrum

What is the area code of Bumthang?

The area code to call Bumthang is +975.