Albuquerque Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Albuquerque, New Mexico during each month of the year.

The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for the city, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.

To find out how often it rises over 70, 80 or 90 °F each month in Albuquerque, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with cold weather.

The first set of high and low temperatures are averages for 2010 to 2019. Everything else here is based on 1981 to 2010 weather.

10-year temperature averages for Albuquerque, 2010 to 2019
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
49 26 January 9 -3
55 30 February 13 -1
65 38 March 18 3
71 44 April 22 7
79 51 May 26 11
93 64 June 34 18
92 67 July 33 20
90 65 August 32 18
84 60 September 29 15
72 47 October 22 8
58 35 November 15 2
48 27 December 9 -3
71 46 Year 22 8
30-year temperature averages for Albuquerque, 1981 to 2010
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
47 26 January 8 -3
53 30 February 11 -1
61 36 March 16 2
69 43 April 21 6
79 53 May 26 11
88 62 June 31 16
90 66 July 32 19
87 65 August 31 18
81 58 September 27 14
69 46 October 21 8
56 34 November 13 1
46 27 December 8 -3
69 46 Year 20 8

Days of Hot Weather in Albuquerque

A hot day at Albuquerque means temperatures in the 90s Fahrenheit. Nearly half of summer days get that hot, along with a few days in late spring.

But the thermometer seldom goes higher than 99 °F (37 °C). A day of 100-degree weather only shows up in June or July and not every year.

Days per month in Albuquerque of at least 70, 80 or 90 °F
  70 °F
21 °C
80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
January 0 0 0
February 0 0 0
March 0 0 0
April 16 2 0
May 27 15 2
June 30 27 13
July 31 30 17
August 31 28 10
September 28 18 1
October 16 2 0
November 1 0 0
December 0 0 0
Year 184 121 43

How Often Albuquerque Has Cold Temperatures

Albuquerque averages a dozen times a winter when the night gets as chilly as 20 °F or less. Just one of those nights drops to 10 °F (-12 °C) or colder.

Even after a frosty night, the city usually warms up enough to enjoy a balmy afternoon. Only three days a year does the thermometer here remain below freezing.

Days per month on average in Albuquerque when the minimum temperature drops to 20, 32, or 40 °F or below
  20 °F
-8 °C
32 °F
0 °C
40 °F
4 °C
January 5 26 31
February 2 17 26
March 0 8 23
April 0 2 10
May 0 0 1
June 0 0 0
July 0 0 0
August 0 0 0
September 0 0 0
October 0 1 5
November 1 11 24
December 4 25 30
Year 12 90 151
References

Jay Lawrimore, Ron Ray, Scott Applequist, Bryant Korzeniewski, Matthew Menne. 2016. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information.

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 1981-2010 U.S. Climate Normals. (Data Access. FTP.)

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