Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sangre de Cristo Mountains, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

General health necessities

Sangre de Cristo Mountains is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen

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What to wear/what to pack for Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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February

If you are traveling to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain or snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Sangre de Cristo Mountains is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

If you are traveling to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in April, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain or snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

If you go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in May, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain or snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

Traveling to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in June, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

In July, Sangre de Cristo Mountains is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sangre de Cristo Mountains, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

If you go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September in Sangre de Cristo Mountains is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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October

If you go to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in October, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Sangre de Cristo Mountains in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain or snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Sangre de Cristo Mountains is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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