Thimphu monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Thimphu

    Thimphu average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Thimphu (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 6.9 8.1 11.3 14 16.1 17.9 17.8 17.8 16.8 15 11.5 8.7
    °F 44.4 46.6 52.4 57.3 61 64.3 64.1 64 62.3 59 52.8 47.7

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Thimphu (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 8 9 34 79 180 411 529 391 247 81 11 5
    inches 0.3 0.4 1.3 3.1 7.1 16.2 20.8 15.4 9.7 3.2 0.4 0.2
    Rainy days 1 1 3 5 11 17 20 20 14 4 1 0
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Thimphu

    Average daily sunshine Thimphu
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 8.1 7.8 8 8.3 7.3 6.3 4.7 4.8 5.6 7.6 8.2 8.1
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Thimphu (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C -6.8 -4.6 -0.4 3.3 6.3 9.5 10.2 9.9 8.2 3.5 -1.7 -5.5
    Max °C 7.2 8.4 11.6 14.3 16.4 18.2 18 18 17.1 15.3 11.9 9.1
    Min °F 19.8 23.7 31.3 37.9 43.3 49 50.4 49.7 46.7 38.3 29 22.2
    Max °F 32.4 35.4 42.1 47.8 52.3 56.8 57.4 57 54.7 48.9 41.2 35.2
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Thimphu in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 19.6 19.8 21.2 23.1 24.7 25.8 26.1 25.7 25.6 25 23.3 21.1
    °F 67.4 67.6 70.2 73.5 76.4 78.4 79 78.3 78.2 76.9 73.9 70
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Thimphu (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 5 6 7 8 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 4
    mph 3 4 4 5 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 3

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Thimphu
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    60% 61% 60% 66% 73% 78% 82% 81% 79% 70% 62% 59%

Other monthly averages

Thimphu weather stats

Thimphu weather statistics
Hottest month: July 17.8°C 64°F
Driest month: December 5mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: December 8.1hrs
Coldest month: January 6.9°C 44.4°F
Wettest month: July 529mm 20.8ins
Warmest sea: July 26.1°C 79°F
Map showing location of Thimphu (27.46609, 89.64191)

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