Columbus, New Mexico gets 11 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Columbus averages 2 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 298 sunny days per year in Columbus. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Columbus gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 43 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 96 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 29
Rain: averages 11 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Columbus is 8.0 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in New Mexico.
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October, April and September are the most pleasant months in Columbus, while July and June are the least comfortable months.