Albuquerque, New Mexico 

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Weather in Albuquerque, New Mexico

The most pleasant months of the year for Albuquerque are May, September and April. In Albuquerque, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Albuquerque with an average high temperature of 91.8°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in New Mexico. December is the snowiest month in Albuquerque with 3.2 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.


Today's Weather - Albuquerque, NM

4 AM PST

Clear

28°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightClear28° / 51°N 5 mph
Tuesday NightPartly Cloudy28° / 51°N 5 mph
Wednesday NightPartly Cloudy28° / 51°SW 5 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear31° / 57°NW 5 mph
Friday NightPartly Cloudy34° / 56°W 5 mph
Saturday NightPartly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers34° / 50°W 10 mph
Sunday NightPartly Cloudy25° / 41°NW 5 to 10 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 24
Rain: averages 11 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 11 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Albuquerque area is 7.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in New Mexico.

7.8 / 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
January49° 24°
February54° 27°
March62° 33°
April71° 40°
May80° 49°
June90° 57°
July92° 63°
August89° 62°
September82° 55°
October71° 43°
November57° 31°
December48° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Albuquerque
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02842
February02241
March01451
April0430
May2040
June15040
July21080
August14090
September3060
October0350
November01731
December02742

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 Albuquerque    243 Reviews
Albuquerque, NM is a great city - 12/2/2019
Albuquerque, NM is a great city filled with innovative technology, such as a bus with its own dedicated lane on the street. The crime here is low, and if you’re used... Read More
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I can see why people live here, but man, the crime - 12/1/2019
You can look up the statistics for yourself. The really amazing weather. The low cost of living. The high crime rates. The high rate of babies being born on Medicaid.... Read More

Albuquerque's Crime Problem is REAL - 11/24/2019
I lived in Albuquerque for over 20 years and finally had to move away because of the crime and economic problems. After my car was stolen (from inside my garage, my bike... Read More


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