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

May weather forecast and climate
Ruidoso, NM

May, the last month of the spring, in Ruidoso, is a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 38.8°F (3.8°C) and an average high of 73.9°F (23.3°C).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 65.5°F (18.6°C) in April, to a warm 73.9°F (23.3°C). In Ruidoso, New Mexico, the average low-temperature is 38.8°F (3.8°C).

Rainfall

During May, Ruidoso regularly aggregates up to 1.2" (30mm) of precipitation. During the entire year, Ruidoso aggregates up to 22.7" (576.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In May, in Ruidoso, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows. In Ruidoso, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 35.5" (901.8mm).

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in Ruidoso is 13.9h.

What is the temperature in May in Ruidoso?

In Ruidoso, New Mexico, in May, the average high-temperature is 73.9°F (23.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.8°F (3.8°C).

How much does it rain in Ruidoso in May?

Throughout May, in Ruidoso, 1.2" (30mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Ruidoso in May?

In May, it doesn't snow. April is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the average length of the day in May in Ruidoso?

In May, the average length of the day in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is 13.9h.
Average temperature in May - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average high temperature in May: 73.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (81.5°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (49.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 38.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.1°F).

Average rainfall in May - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (0.8").

Average snowfall in May - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average snowfall in May: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (9.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in May - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).