October weather forecast and climate
Ruidoso, NM

What is the temperature in October in Ruidoso?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Ruidoso, is 66.6°F (19.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

How much does it rain in Ruidoso in October?

During October, Ruidoso regularly aggregates up to 1.7" (43.9mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Ruidoso?

October is the first month it typically snows in Ruidoso. Throughout October, Ruidoso receives 1.2" (30.5mm) of snow.
Average temperature in October - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 66.6°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 October: 34.3°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 October - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.7"

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 October - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.2"

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

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