Carrizozo, New Mexico gets 14 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Carrizozo averages 9 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 286 sunny days per year in Carrizozo. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Carrizozo gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 46 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 14 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 9 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Carrizozo is 8.0 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in New Mexico.
8 / 10
September, May and August are the most pleasant months in Carrizozo, while December and January are the least comfortable months.