SE NM Snowfall Records & Averages.

Long Shadows Of Winter-Jaycee Park In Artesia Friday.


Our first snowfall of the season has all but melted across most of SE NM. A few patches of the white stuff remain in some of the northern shaded areas. Snowfall across southeastern New Mexico is not something that we get to see a lot of. Listed below  are some of the local long-term seasonal averages and records.

Seasonal Averages.
(Oct-Apr)

Roswell ThreadEx
(1893-2010)

Oct .2"
Nov 1.3"
Dec 3.1"
Jan 2.7"
Feb 2.3"
Mar 1.2"
Apr .3"

Season Total 11.1"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 11.5" Feb 5, 1988
Greatest 2 Day Snowfall 16.9" (Ending) Feb 5, 1988
Dec 20-25, 1997 21.0" Of Snowfall Was Recorded

Hope Climate
(1905-2010)

Oct .3"
Nov 1.5"
Dec 2.9"
Jan 2.1"
Feb 1.5"
Mar .4"
Apr 1.0"

Season Total 9.7"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 18.0" Dec 1, 1931
Greatest 2 Day Snowfall 22.5" Dec 2, 1931
Greatest 3 Day Snowfall 25.0" Dec 2, 1931
Dec 20-24, 1997 26.5" Of Snowfall Was Recorded


Artesia Climate
(1905-2010)

Oct 0"
Nov 1.0"
Dec 1.9"
Jan 1.6"
Feb 1.1"
Mar .5"
Apr .3"

Season Total 6.4"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 14.0" Dec 1, 1931
Greatest 2 Day Snowfall 19.0" Dec 11, 1923

Carlsbad Climate
(1900-2010)

Oct 0"
Nov .6"
Dec 1.0"
Jan 1.0"
Feb 1.0"
Mar .3"
Apr .2"

Season Total 4.1"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 10.0" Dec 11, 1923
Greatest 2 Day Snowfall 11.5" (Ending) Dec 11, 1923

Carlsbad Airport
(1931 - 2010)

Oct 0"
Nov .7"
Dec 1.8"
Jan 1.4"
Feb 1.6"
Mar .6"
Apr .3"

Season Total 6.4"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 15.0" Nov 30, 1931
Greatest 2 Day Snowfall 19.1" Dec 1, 1931
Greatest 3 Day Snowfall 25.1" Dec 2, 1931

Hobbs Climate
(1912-2010)

Oct .1"
Nov .6"
Dec 1.0"
Jan 1.3"
Feb 1.2"
Mar .5"
Apr .2"

Season Total 4.9"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 10.0" Nov 25, 1980 & Mar 15, 1969

Tatum Climate
(1919-2010)

Oct 0"
Nov .6"
Dec 1.2"
Jan 1.2"
Feb 1.8"
Mar .9"
Apr .4"

Season Total 6.1"

Greatest 24 Hour Snowfall 14.0" Feb 5, 1988

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