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New Mexico, United States of America (34.57082 -105.99301)
The climate of New Mexico is generally semiarid to arid, though areas of continental and alpine climates exist, and its territory is mostly covered by mountains, high plains, and desert. The Great Plains (High Plains) are in eastern New Mexico, similar to the Colorado high plains in eastern Colorado. The two states share similar terrain, with both having plains, mountains, basins, mesas, and desert lands. New Mexico's statewide average precipitation is 13.9 inches (350 mm) a year, with average monthly amounts peaking in the summer, as at Albuquerque, and Las Cruces in the south. The average annual temperatures can range from 64 °F (18 °C) in the southeast to below 40 °F (4 °C) in the northern mountains. During the summer, daytime temperatures can often exceed 100 °F (38 °C) at elevations below 5,000 feet (1,500 m), the average high temperature in July ranges from 97 °F (36 °C) at the lower elevations down to 78 °F (26 °C) at the higher elevations. In the colder months of November to March, many cities in New Mexico can have nighttime temperature lows in the teens above zero, or lower. The highest temperature recorded in New Mexico was 122 °F (50 °C) at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Loving on June 27, 1994, and the lowest recorded temperature is −50 °F (−46 °C) at Gavilan on February 1, 1951.
San Francisco Mountains, Catron County, New Mexico, United States of America (33.70422 -108.96479)
Coordinates: 33.70417 -108.96484 33.70427 -108.96474 - Minimum elevation: 6,833 ft - Maximum elevation: 9,013 ft - Average elevation: 7,999 ft
Los Alamos, Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States of America (35.88140 -106.29900)
Coordinates: 35.87144 -106.33469 35.91329 -106.24540 - Minimum elevation: 6,568 ft - Maximum elevation: 8,747 ft - Average elevation: 7,228 ft
Sunland Park, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, 88063, United States of America (31.79650 -106.57999)
Coordinates: 31.78384 -106.64817 31.86630 -106.52676 - Minimum elevation: 3,700 ft - Maximum elevation: 6,861 ft - Average elevation: 4,029 ft
Gila Wilderness Area, West Fork Road, Gila Hot Springs, Grant County, New Mexico, United States of America (33.21322 -108.47305)
Coordinates: 33.00793 -108.81918 33.41853 -108.00968 - Minimum elevation: 3,750 ft - Maximum elevation: 10,831 ft - Average elevation: 6,657 ft
Jemez Springs, Sandoval County, New Mexico, 87924, United States of America (35.76864 -106.69226)
Coordinates: 35.74403 -106.71690 35.78912 -106.66086 - Minimum elevation: 5,971 ft - Maximum elevation: 8,239 ft - Average elevation: 7,306 ft