Average Temperatures and Rainfall for New Mexico

Average annual temperatures for New Mexico (14°C/57°F) are slightly above the average for United States (13°C/55°F).

Average annual rainfall for New Mexico (291mm/11 inches) is significantly below the average for United States (1,039mm/41 inches).

What is the warmest or hottest month in New Mexico?

July is the hottest or warmest month in New Mexico, with an average maximum temperate of 33°C/91°F.

What is the coldest or coolest month in New Mexico?

January is the coolest or coldest month in New Mexico, with an average minimum temperate of -6°C/21°F.

What is the most rainy or wettest month in New Mexico?

July is the wettest or most rainy month in New Mexico, with an average rainfall of 54mm/2 inches.

What is the least rainy or driest month in New Mexico?

February is the driest or least rainy month in New Mexico, with an average rainfall of 12mm/0 inches.

What is the warmest or hottest place in New Mexico?

Las Cruces is the hottest or warmest place in New Mexico, with an average maximum temperate of 18°C/64°F.

What is the coldest place in New Mexico?

Santa Fe is the coldest place in New Mexico, with an average maximum temperate of 12°C/54°F.

What is the most rainy or wettest place in New Mexico?

Santa Fe is the most rainy or wettest place in New Mexico, with an average annual rainfall of 263mm/10 inches.

What is the least rainy or driest place in New Mexico?

Albuquerque is the least rainy or driest place in New Mexico, with an average annual rainfall of 209mm/8 inches.

Average Monthly Temperatures
Average Maximum Temperature Average Minimum Temperature
Average Monthly Rainfall
PlaceMin TempMax TempAvg TempRainfall
Albuquerque 8 22 15 209
Las Cruces 10 26 18 232
Santa Fe 3 20 12 263