Portales
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Portales, NM

Silhouette windmill images on a small hill in Portales in NM, below the colorful yellow, orange, and grey sunset sky
Silhouette windmill images on a small hill in Portales in NM, below the colorful yellow, orange, and grey sunset sky
Octubre, the same as Septiembre, is a moderately hot autumn month in Portales, New Mexico, with average temperature fluctuating between 44.1°F (6.7°C) and 74.8°F (23.8°C).

Temperature

In Portales, the average high-temperature in Octubre decreases, from 84.4°F (29.1°C) in Septiembre, to a still warm 74.8°F (23.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Portales, is 44.1°F (6.7°C).

Rainfall

In Portales, 1.67" (42.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, 17.34" (440.5mm) of rain is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Portales, New Mexico, are Enero through Abril, Octubre through Diciembre. Octubre is the first month it typically snows in Portales. Throughout Octubre, Portales receives 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow. In Portales, New Mexico, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 6.3" (160mm).

Daylight

In Octubre, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

What is the temperature in Octubre in Portales?

The average high-temperature, in Octubre, in Portales, New Mexico, is 74.8°F (23.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C).

How much does it rain in Portales in Octubre?

During Octubre, Portales regularly aggregates up to 1.67" (42.4mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Portales?

Octubre is the first month it typically snows in Portales. Throughout Octubre, Portales receives 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in Octubre in Portales?

The average length of the day in Octubre is 11.3h.
Average temperature in October - Portales, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 74.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (53.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 44.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

Average rainfall in October - Portales, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.4").

Average snowfall in October - Portales, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in October - Portales, NM
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).