Average Temperatures for New Mexico in May





Average temperatures for May 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 1981 to 2010 by the US National Climatic Data Center.

Southern New Mexico

Average May temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
86 57 Alamogordo 30 14
87 49 Bitter Lake Wildlife Refuge 31 9
87 56 Carlsbad 31 13
84 59 Carlsbad Caverns National Park 29 15
73 33 Cuba 23 1
87 56 Elephant Butte Lake Dam 30 14
79 38 Gila Hot Springs 26 3
88 56 Hobbs 31 13
85 55 Roswell 30 13
74 40 Ruidoso 23 5
88 50 White Sands National Monument 31 10

Central New Mexico

Average daily temperatures in May
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
79 53 Albuquerque 26 11
81 52 Clovis 27 11
82 54 Conchas Lake Dam 28 12
72 34 El Morro National Monument 22 1
75 37 Gallup 24 3
78 45 Gran Quivira National Monument 26 7
79 41 Grants 26 5
71 41 Las Vegas 22 5
75 40 Pecos National Monument 24 4
74 41 Santa Fe 23 5
83 47 Socorro 29 9
82 51 Tucumcari 28 11

Northern New Mexico

May temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
73 45 Abiquiu Lake Dam 23 7
78 42 Aztec Ruins National Monument 25 5
77 39 Chaco Canyon National Monument 25 4
76 47 Clayton 24 9
65 31 Eagle Nest 19 -1
71 33 El Vado Lake Dam 22 0
75 46 Farmington 24 8
65 36 Lake Maloya (Sugarite Canyon Park) 19 2
72 39 Raton 22 4
73 39 Taos 23 4
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

New Mexico Temperatures
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