Socorro, NM has a longitude of -106.9 degrees and a latitude of 34.1 degrees.
Socorro, NM has temperatures that can go as high as 91.3 °F in June, 91.3 °F in July, and 87.7 °F in August. The hottest month is typically July.
Socorro, NM also has temperatures that can go as low as 21.7 °F in December, 21.8 °F in January, and 26.8 °F in February. The coldest month is typically December.
The wettest month for Socorro, NM is August with 5.3 inches of rain.
The annual weather and monthly temperature averages for highs and lows are presented in the table below. The weather values used to interpolate these values are provided by the US NAOO weather station values from the last 10 years.
|Average High (°F)||51.6||58.9||65.9||73.3||82.3||91.3||91.3||87.7||82.4||73.3||60.5||49.9|
|Average Low (°F)||21.8||26.8||30.9||39.7||47.3||54.3||61.4||59.6||50.7||39.9||28.6||21.7|
|Average Precipitation (in)||1.0||1.0||1.0||2.0||1.0||1.1||5.2||5.3||3.1||3.0||1.1||1.0|
New Mexico’s climate is generally semiarid to arid, though areas of continental and alpine climates exist, and its territory is mostly covered by mountains, high plains, and desert. The state has plains, mountains, basins, mesas, and desert lands. New Mexico’s statewide average precipitation is 12.9 inches (330 mm) a year, with average monthly amounts peaking in the summer, as at Albuquerque, and Las Cruces in the south.
In reality, each climate is unique and finding one that is suitable can be a real challenge! We hope that the information here can be the starting point of your weather and climate research for your next vacation or potentially next home.
We hope you use this information to make your travel plans to Socorro, NM or decide if living in the Socorro climate is the right choice for you!