McKinley County, New Mexico gets 12 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
McKinley County averages 24 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 277 sunny days per year in McKinley County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
McKinley County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 67 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 87 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 16
Rain: averages 12 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 24 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for McKinley County is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in New Mexico.
7.4 / 10
September, June and August are the most pleasant months in McKinley County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.