Hobbs, NM Climate

Summary Graph

The summary climate graph for Hobbs, NM shows a selection of temperature, rainfall and snow minimum, mean and maximum measures over the course of a year. Click on each of the measures in the key to toggle them on and off.

Graph of average and extreme temperature ranges by day for Hobbs, NM.


The warmest month in Lea Co Regional, Hobbs, New Mexico is June with an average high temperature of 93.0°F. The hottest day on record was August 20 1986 when the temperature hit 120.0°F. During January the overnight temperature drops to an average of 29.9°F with the lowest temperature of -9.9°F being recorded on February 1 1951.

Warmest Days

Warmest Months

Coldest Days

Coldest Months

The warmest days on record are:

20 Aug 1986120°F
27 Jun 1994111.9°F
8 Jun 1981109.9°F
26 Jun 1998109.9°F
2 May 2006109.4°F

The warmest months on average were:

June 1990101.3°F
June 1998100.2°F
June 201199.3°F
July 198099.3°F
June 198099.1°F

The coldest days on record are:

1 Feb 1951-9.9°F
3 Feb 1989-2.7°F
29 Nov 1976-1.1°F
20 Dec 19730.1°F
2 Jan 19791.2°F

The coldest months on average were:

January 197722°F
January 197823.2°F
December 197324.4°F
January 197324.6°F
December 198324.7°F


The wettest month in Hobbs, NM is August with an average of 3.9 inches of rain falling on 6 to 7 days. The driest month by average rainfall in Hobbs, NM is January with an average of 1.4 inches of rain falling on 2 to 3 days. Although in March it typically rains on less days with 1.9 inches falling in 2 to 3 days

Wettest Days

The wettest days on record are:

24 August 19742.3 inches
2 August 19991.7 inches
31 August 19931.7 inches
1 August 19751.6 inches
21 August 19781.6 inches

Wettest Months

The wettest months on record are:

August 199332.7 inches
June 199332.5 inches
June 199428.7 inches
August 199428.2 inches
July 199426.9 inches

Driest Months

The driest months on record are:

December 19420 inches
January 19430 inches
February 19430 inches
March 19430 inches
April 19430 inches