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Bandelier weather can be unpredictable, so always be ready for hot, cold, wet, and dry weather at any time of year. The following are typical weather patterns for the area.
Spring in Bandelier is known for beautiufl wildflowers, the return of many beautiful species of migratory birds, and dramatic weather. Sunny clear days with temperatures reaching above 70 degrees can be followed by snowy wet days with 40 degree temperatures.
June is often the hottest and dryest month of the year. July, August, and September can bring sudden thunder and lightning storms which dump large amounts of water quickly with little warning.
Deep blue skies and changing leaves make Autumn in Bandelier a gorgeous season to experience. Daytime temperatures are mild but the first snow can fall anytime from the end of September through early November.
Deep snow comes in winter - the yearly average snowfall around the visitor center is around 25 feet. Some areas of the park are closed off by snow, but the landscape views can be amazing.