Climate and Average Weather Year Round in Canutillo Texas, United States
In Canutillo, the summers are hot, the winters are short and cold, and it is dry and mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 33°F to 97°F and is rarely below 23°F or above 103°F.
Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit Canutillo for hot-weather activities is from early June to late August.
Climate in Canutillo
Average Temperature in Canutillo
The hot season lasts for 3.8 months, from May 19 to September 12, with an average daily high temperature above 89°F. The hottest day of the year is June 24, with an average high of 97°F and low of 72°F.
The cool season lasts for 2.9 months, from November 20 to February 17, with an average daily high temperature below 65°F. The coldest day of the year is January 6, with an average low of 33°F and high of 57°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in Canutillo
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, 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 Canutillo
In Canutillo, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in Canutillo begins around March 22 and lasts for 3.5 months, ending around July 6. On June 9, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 81% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 19% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around July 6 and lasts for 8.5 months, ending around March 22. On July 31, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 39% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 61% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories in Canutillo
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. The chance of wet days in Canutillo varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 2.7 months, from July 1 to September 21, with a greater than 16% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 29% on August 3.
The drier season lasts 9.4 months, from September 21 to July 1. The smallest chance of a wet day is 2% on March 19.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 29% on August 3.
Daily Chance of Precipitation in Canutillo
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Canutillo experiences some seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
The rainy period of the year lasts for 4.4 months, from June 14 to October 27, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around August 2, with an average total accumulation of 1.6 inches.
The rainless period of the year lasts for 7.6 months, from October 27 to June 14. The least rain falls around March 31, with an average total accumulation of 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in Canutillo
The length of the day in Canutillo varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2021, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 4 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 20, with 14 hours, 14 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in Canutillo
The earliest sunrise is at 6:00 AM on June 11, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 27 minutes later at 7:27 AM on November 6. The earliest sunset is at 5:01 PM on December 3, and the latest sunset is 3 hours, 14 minutes later at 8:16 PM on June 29.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Canutillo during 2021, starting in the spring on March 14, lasting 7.8 months, and ending in the fall on November 7.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in Canutillo
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for 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.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in Canutillo
The perceived humidity level in Canutillo, as measured by the percentage of time in which the humidity comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable, does not vary significantly over the course of the year, staying within 3% of 3% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in Canutillo
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Canutillo experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 4.1 months, from February 9 to June 13, with average wind speeds of more than 8.9 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is April 11, with an average hourly wind speed of 11.1 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 7.9 months, from June 13 to February 9. The calmest day of the year is August 15, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in Canutillo
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Canutillo varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the east for 3.6 months, from June 27 to October 14, with a peak percentage of 45% on August 28. The wind is most often from the west for 8.4 months, from October 14 to June 27, with a peak percentage of 40% on January 1.
Wind Direction in Canutillo
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Canutillo throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.
The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best times of year to visit Canutillo for general outdoor tourist activities are from late April to late June and from late August to mid October, with a peak score in the third week of May.
Tourism Score in Canutillo
The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Canutillo for hot-weather activities is from early June to late August, with a peak score in the last week of June.
Beach/Pool Score in Canutillo
For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.
Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.
Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.
Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.
Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.
The growing season in Canutillo typically lasts for 8.2 months (250 days), from around March 9 to around November 14, rarely starting before February 15 or after April 1, and rarely ending before October 25 or after December 4.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in Canutillo
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Canutillo should appear around February 3, only rarely appearing before January 25 or after February 15.
Growing Degree Days in Canutillo
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.0 months, from April 13 to July 15, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 7.4 kWh. The brightest day of the year is June 6, with an average of 8.4 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.0 months, from November 6 to February 5, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 4.4 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 23, with an average of 3.4 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Canutillo
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Canutillo are 31.911 deg latitude, -106.600 deg longitude, and 3,770 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Canutillo contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 292 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,815 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (3,468 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (5,295 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Canutillo is covered by shrubs (69%) and cropland (31%), within 10 miles by shrubs (83%) and cropland (13%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (86%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Canutillo, 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 Canutillo.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Canutillo 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 Canutillo is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Canutillo and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .