Santa Fe, NM enjoys a mild climate year-round with temperatures rarely dropping below freezing in winter or rising above 90 degrees Fahrenheit in the summertime. The average high temperature in July is 84 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low temperature in January is 23 degrees Fahrenheit, making Santa Fe an ideal destination for outdoor recreation during all four seasons of the year. Annual precipitation averages just over 12 inches, with most of it coming in snowfall between November and March. The sunny days are plentiful, averaging 300+ days per year.
Santa Fe, New Mexico gets 15 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Santa Fe averages 26 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 283 sunny days per year in Santa Fe. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Santa Fe gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 66 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 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 18
Rain: averages 15 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 26 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Santa Fe is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in New Mexico.
8.9 / 5.8
Summer / Winter
September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Santa Fe, while December and January are the least comfortable months.