Weather in Taos New Mexico - Best Season in Taos

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Taos Weather

Nestled in the Rio Grande Valley below the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, weather in Taos, New Mexico reflects its altitude and its desert location. Summers are pleasantly cool, with an average daily high temperature of 75 F. from late May until early September. The temperature rarely climbs above 85 degrees.

Winter temperatures range from nighttime lows of 10 degrees to an average of about 48. The sun shines on average 283 days a year, and even in winter, the middle of the afternoon can be quite mild.

Climate Taos
Source: U.S. Climate Data