Annual Average Humidity in New Mexico

The average humidity year round is listed below for places in New Mexico. The tables give daily averages along with highest and lowest relative humidity levels.

Relative humidity measures the actual amount of moisture in the air as a percentage of the maximum amount of moisture the air can hold.

All the numbers here are averages for the years 1961 to 1990.

Average Humidity

In this table, the Daily number is the average of humidity readings taken every three hours throughout the day. Morning percentages are for 8 am and Afternoon measures are for 5 pm local standard time.

Average yearly relative humidity (%)
Daily Place Morning Afternoon
44 Albuquerque 54 29
53 Clayton 56 39
49 Roswell 59 33

Highest and Lowest Humidity

Below are averages over the year for maximum and minimum humidity levels in New Mexico. The hours when the highest and lowest humidity readings usually occur are given in local standard time.

Annual averages for daily high and low relative humidity (%)
High Time Place Low Time
60.2 5 am Albuquerque 28.0 2 pm
67.9 5 am Clayton 34.9 2 pm
65.8 5 am Roswell 32.3 2 pm

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

New Mexico Humidity
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