Sandoval County, New Mexico 

0 Reviews | Review This Place

United States / New Mexico / / Sandoval County / Cities / Zip Codes

Climate in Sandoval County, New Mexico

Sandoval County, New Mexico gets 13 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Sandoval County averages 19 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 278 sunny days per year in Sandoval County. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Sandoval County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 57 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 18
Rain: averages 13 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 19 inches of snow a year


SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Sandoval County ranks 73/100 for Comfort Index

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

CLIMATE

Climate Averages
  Sandoval, New MexicoUnited States
  12.5 in.38.1 in.
  18.8 in.27.8 in.
  57.0 days106.2 days
  278 days205 days
  90.3°85.8°
  18.3°21.7°
  7354
  6.34.3
  6703 ft.2443 ft.

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Sandoval County with an average high temperature of 90.3°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in New Mexico. In Sandoval County, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Sandoval County are May, September and October.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Sandoval County with an average of 18.3°. This is about average compared to other places in New Mexico.


In Sandoval County, there are 44.7 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in New Mexico.


In Sandoval County, there are 149.8 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is about average compared to other places in New Mexico.


In Sandoval County, there are 2.6 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in New Mexico.


August is the wettest month in Sandoval County with 2.1 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 0.6 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 37% of yearly precipitation and 16% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 12.5 inches in Sandoval County means that it is about average compared to other places in New Mexico.


August is the rainiest month in Sandoval County with 9.1 days of rain, and November is the driest month with only 3.3 rainy days. There are 57.0 rainy days annually in Sandoval County, which is about average compared to other places in New Mexico. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 36% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 20% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 18.8 inches in Sandoval County means that it is snowier than most places in New Mexico.



January is the snowiest month in Sandoval County with 5.0 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.


CLIMATE MAP
  • Annual Rainfall (US Avg: 36.5")
Select Map Options
  • Annual Rainfall
  • Annual Snowfall
  • Precipitation Days
  • Sunny Days
  • July High Temp
  • January Low Temp
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Sandoval    0 Reviews

    Start Your Review of Sandoval



    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Sandoval County, New Mexico to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF SANDOVAL COUNTY, NEW MEXICO
    ZIP CODES IN SANDOVAL COUNTY, NEW MEXICO
    87124, 87144, 87004, 87048, 87013, 87043, 87001, 87052, 87024, 87053, ... 18 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN SANDOVAL COUNTY NM
    $225,000
    4425 Snow Heights Cir SE
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $229,900
    3404 Oregon Trail Rd NE # B3ON
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $217,490
    5734 Los Alamos Dr NE # QTHHQB
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $214,990
    5734 Los Alamos Dr NE # 7TJOUQ
    Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

    $218,000
    555 Redondo Rd
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

    $218,990
    4541 Skyline Rd NE # RAQJ2L
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |


    PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

    Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

    Try Now

    Join BestPlaces