The eastern plains of New Mexico offers an average of 355 days of sunshine a year, which means its residents are able to enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities throughout the year.
• On average, the warmest month is July.
• The highest recorded temperature was 110°F in 1990.
• On average, the coolest month is January.
• The lowest recorded temperature was -17°F in 1951.
• The maximum average precipitation occurs in August.