Hobbs, NM Climate in May

Temperature for May

In Hobbs, NM during May the average high temperature is 85.2°F. The hottest day on record was May 2, 2006 when the temperature hit 109.4°F.

Hobbs, NM daily average and extreme temperature range for May

Low Temperature

During May the overnight temperature drops to an average of 55.9°F, with the lowest temperature of 30.2°F being recorded on May 2, 1978. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing 1 times in May.

Precipitation for May

In May the average monthly rainfall in Hobbs, NM is 3.62 inches with rain usually falling on between 5 and 6 days. 2012 was the driest May with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1993 was the wettest May with 24.71 inches of rain. The wettest single day in May was 5 May 1993 when 2.01 inches of rain fell.

In May it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. Tornados are reported on 0 and 1 days in May. There are thunderstorms on between 4 and 5 days in May.