Spring Weather in Tome New Mexico, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 25°F, from 62°F to 87°F, rarely falling below 52°F or exceeding 94°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 24°F, from 36°F to 59°F, rarely falling below 28°F or exceeding 66°F.
For reference, on July 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Tome typically range from 68°F to 94°F, while on January 4, the coldest day of the year, they range from 28°F to 49°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in the Spring in Tome
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average spring temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in the Spring in Tome
The spring in Tome experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 37% to 25%.
The clearest day of the spring is May 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 75% of the time.
For reference, on February 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 38%, while on June 12, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 80%.
Cloud Cover Categories in the Spring in Tome
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Tome, the chance of a wet day over the course of the spring is essentially constant, remaining around 7% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on August 9, and its lowest chance is 5% on April 6.
Probability of Precipitation in the Spring in Tome
To show variation within the season and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during the spring in Tome is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in the Spring in Tome
Over the course of the spring in Tome, the length of the day is very rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the season, the length of the day increases by 2 hours, 52 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 54 seconds, and weekly increase of 13 minutes, 15 seconds.
The shortest day of the spring is March 1, with 11 hours, 27 minutes of daylight and the longest day is May 31, with 14 hours, 20 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Spring in Tome
The latest sunrise of the spring in Tome is 7:18 AM on March 14 and the earliest sunrise is 1 hour, 23 minutes earlier at 5:55 AM on May 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:03 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 2 hours, 12 minutes later at 8:14 PM on May 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 14, 2021, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour later.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:54 AM and sets 14 hours, 29 minutes later, at 8:23 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:10 AM and sets 9 hours, 49 minutes later, at 4:59 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in the Spring in Tome
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for the spring of 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in the Spring in Tome
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Tome is essentially constant during the spring, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 10, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in the Spring in Tome
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Tome is essentially constant during the spring, remaining within 0.7 miles per hour of 9.5 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 11, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 10.1 miles per hour, while on August 14, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.9 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during the spring is 10.1 miles per hour on April 11.
Average Wind Speed in the Spring in Tome
The hourly average wind direction in Tome throughout the spring is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 49% on April 22.
Wind Direction in the Spring in Tome
The growing season in Tome typically lasts for 7.4 months (226 days), from around March 27 to around November 8, rarely starting before March 5 or after April 18, and rarely ending before October 20 or after November 26.
During the spring in Tome, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 6% to 100% over the course of the season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in the Spring in Tome
The average accumulated growing degree days in Tome are very rapidly increasing during the spring, increasing by 1,032°F, from 82°F to 1,114°F, over the course of the season.
Growing Degree Days in the Spring in Tome
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Tome is very rapidly increasing during the spring, rising by 3.1 kWh, from 5.1 kWh to 8.3 kWh, over the course of the season.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in the Spring in Tome
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Tome are 34.741 deg latitude, -106.728 deg longitude, and 4,829 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Tome contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 377 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,839 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,152 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (6,079 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Tome is covered by cropland (75%) and shrubs (25%), within 10 miles by shrubs (79%) and cropland (16%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (77%) and grassland (13%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Tome, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Tome.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Tome according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Tome is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Tome and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .