Alamogordo, New Mexico 

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Weather in Alamogordo, New Mexico

The most pleasant months of the year for Alamogordo are April, October and May. In Alamogordo, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. June is the hottest month for Alamogordo with an average high temperature of 94.3°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in New Mexico. December is the snowiest month in Alamogordo with 0.8 inches of snow, and 2 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Alamogordo, NM

6 AM PST

Sunny

63°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny81° / 52°SSW 9 to 21 mph
TuesdaySunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms82° / 57°SW 6 to 12 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny87° / 59°S 7 to 12 mph
ThursdaySunny90° / 62°S 8 to 15 mph
FridayMostly Sunny88° / 59°S 9 to 21 mph
SaturdaySlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms89° / 61°S 8 to 17 mph
SundaySlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms90° / 60°S 9 to 16 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 94 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 28
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 the Alamogordo area is 8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New Mexico.

8 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. 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.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January56° 28°
February62° 33°
March69° 38°
April77° 45°
May86° 54°
June94° 63°
July94° 66°
August92° 65°
September86° 58°
October77° 47°
November65° 35°
December56° 28°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Alamogordo
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02140
February01340
March0830
April1220
May9030
June24040
July24090
August21090
September9060
October0150
November01130
December02140

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.


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Reviews for Alamogordo    14 Reviews
Education - 1/7/2014
The school system in Alamogordo NM is terrible. The high school here has the highest GRADS program in the state which is teen moms dual enrolled. They do no offer... Read More

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It's a dry heat! - 1/6/2014
Just be ready for some serious summer heat! The good news is that this is a desert and the heat is no where near as bad as where there is humidity. It is nearly always... Read More

Alamogordo Living - 3/3/2012
I've lived in Alamogordo for two years now after living in Tacoma, Washington (too much rain, too much crime) for 20 years. Generally, it's a nice little conservative... Read More


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