Average Temperatures for New Mexico in January





Average temperatures for January at cities, towns, parks and lakes throughout New Mexico are listed below in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Southern, Central and Northern New Mexico.

The tables give the normals for maximum and minimum temperatures based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 by the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

Southern New Mexico

Average January temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
55 33 Alamogordo 13 1
57 21 Bitter Lake Wildlife Refuge 14 -6
59 30 Carlsbad 15 -1
56 34 Carlsbad Caverns National Park 13 1
43 14 Cuba 6 -10
57 30 Elephant Butte Lake Dam 14 -1
57 17 Gila Hot Springs 14 -8
55 30 Hobbs 13 -1
59 30 Las Cruces 15 -1
57 28 Roswell 14 -2
49 21 Ruidoso 9 -6
57 22 White Sands National Monument 14 -5

Central New Mexico

Average daily temperatures in January
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
48 26 Albuquerque 9 -3
53 26 Clovis 12 -3
53 26 Conchas Lake Dam 12 -4
44 14 El Morro National Monument 7 -10
45 14 Gallup 7 -10
49 23 Gran Quivira National Monument 10 -5
50 15 Grants 10 -10
47 20 Las Vegas 8 -7
47 18 Pecos National Monument 8 -8
43 18 Santa Fe 6 -8
52 23 Socorro 11 -5
53 25 Tucumcari 12 -4

Northern New Mexico

January temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
42 18 Abiquiu Lake Dam 6 -8
46 17 Aztec Ruins National Monument 8 -8
43 13 Chaco Canyon National Monument 6 -11
50 21 Clayton 10 -6
39 5 Eagle Nest 4 -15
40 9 El Vado Lake Dam 4 -13
41 20 Farmington 5 -7
42 11 Lake Maloya (Sugarite Canyon Park) 5 -12
47 14 Raton 8 -10
35 7 Red River 2 -14
42 12 Taos 6 -11
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

New Mexico Temperatures
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