Carlsbad, NM Climate in October

Temperature for October

In Carlsbad, NM during October the average high temperature is 79.9°F. The hottest day on record was October 3, 2000 when the temperature hit 101.5°F.

Carlsbad, NM daily average and extreme temperature range for October

Low Temperature

During October the overnight temperature drops to an average of 49.8°F, with the lowest temperature of 23.2°F being recorded on October 31, 1991. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 6 times in October.

Precipitation for October

In October the average monthly rainfall in Carlsbad, NM is 0.74 inches with rain usually falling on between 4 and 5 days. 2012 was the driest October with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1974 was the wettest October with 3.52 inches of rain. The wettest single day in October was 1 October 1982 when 1.18 inches of rain fell.

In October it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. There are thunderstorms on between 1 and 2 days in October.