Columbus, New Mexico 

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Weather in Columbus, New Mexico

The most pleasant months of the year for Columbus are April, October and March. In Columbus, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. June is the hottest month for Columbus with an average high temperature of 96.0°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in New Mexico. December is the snowiest month in Columbus with 0.7 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 - Columbus, NM

4 PM PST

Mostly Sunny

103°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonMostly Sunny103° / 73°NW 5 mph
WednesdaySunny104° / 74°NNE 5 to 8 mph
ThursdaySunny105° / 77°E 6 mph
FridaySunny104° / 76°NE 6 mph
SaturdaySunny104° / 74°N 7 mph
SundaySunny102° / 75°SSE 7 to 13 mph
MondaySunny100° / 72°ESE 12 to 17 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 96 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 29
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 Columbus 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
January58° 29°
February64° 33°
March70° 37°
April79° 44°
May88° 53°
June96° 62°
July96° 67°
August92° 65°
September88° 59°
October79° 47°
November67° 36°
December58° 29°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Columbus
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
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January02130
February01330
March0720
April1110
May12020
June26020
July27080
August22070
September13040
October1140
November01020
December02130

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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