New Mexico Weather

Welcome to the home of the ZiaMet Weather Station Network. ZiaMet is a service of the NM Climate Center. This website also features CoCoRaHS precipitation data for New Mexico. Below are the most current observations for ZiaMet weather stations at NMSU locations across the state, the current CoCoRaHS precipitation map, and the US Drought Monitor map for New Mexico.

ZiaMet @ NMSU Data for 09 August 2022

Station Time Temperature (F) Precipitation (in)
Latest Max Min Total
Alcalde ASC 05:25 54.8 62.0 54.8 0.00
Artesia ASC 05:25 73.3 79.7 72.4 0.00
Chihuahua Desert Range RC 05:00 71.2 75.1 71.0 0.00
Clayton LRC 04:15 59.7 64.2 59.7 0.00
Clovis ASC 05:25 66.7 68.8 66.3 0.01
Corona Range LRC 05:35 61.1 63.6 60.3 0.00
Fabian Garcia RC 05:25 69.2 78.9 69.2 0.00
Farmington ASC 05:20 65.7 70.4 64.8 0.00
JTH Forestry Research Center 04:55 51.0 54.4 49.6 0.00
Leyendecker II PSRC 05:25 66.0 75.4 65.8 0.05
Los Lunas ASC 05:30 64.9 74.0 64.9 0.00
NMSU Main Campus 05:30 71.1 79.4 70.9 0.03
Tucumcari ASC 05:20 67.2 69.1 67.2 0.00

The data above is from ZiaMet stations located on NMSU campus and the off-campus science centers, and is showing the most recent five minute reports.

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Latest CoCoRaHS Map

Map of the daily CoCoRaHS precipitation in New Mexico.

Figure 1. Source: CoCoRaHS and NM Climate Center

Drought Status

Map of the current drought status in New Mexico.

Figure 2. The U.S. Drought Monitor is jointly produced by the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Map courtesy of NDMC-UNL. Source: US Drought Monitor