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 1991 to 2020 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, 1991 to 2020
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
48 26 January 9 -3
54 30 February 12 -1
63 36 March 17 2
70 43 April 21 6
80 52 May 27 11
90 62 June 32 17
91 67 July 33 19
89 65 August 32 18
83 58 September 28 15
71 46 October 21 8
57 34 November 14 1
47 27 December 9 -3
70 46 Year 21 8

Days of Hot Weather in Albuquerque

A hot day at Albuquerque means temperatures in the 90s Fahrenheit. Over 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 shows up on an average of two or three days a 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 1 0 0
March 8 0 0
April 19 4 0
May 28 18 3
June 30 29 19
July 31 30 22
August 31 30 17
September 29 22 4
October 19 5 0
November 3 0 0
December 0 0 0
Year 197 139 64

How Often Albuquerque Has Cold Temperatures

Albuquerque averages 13 times a winter when the night gets as chilly as 20 °F or less. Usually 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. On only two 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 18 27
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 6
November 1 12 24
December 5 26 30
Year 13 93 152
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 (NCEI). Climate Normals.

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