Things To Know Before You Come
Fall is usually pleasant, with mild days and crisp nights.
Snow usually hits by Thanksgiving and falls periodically throughout the winter, but accumulations over 6” are rare.
Winter daytime temperatures range between 20° and 50° with cold nights that can reach 0°.
Spring weather is especially unpredictable. It can be windy, cold, and wet, or warm and dry.
Aztec Ruins receives about 10.5” of precipitation annually.
Did You Know?
These “Aztec” Ruins are not ancient Aztec temples. Ancestral Pueblo people built this place. Scholars once thought the Aztecs migrated to Mexico from the southwestern U.S., causing early settlers to mistakenly call these monumental ruins along the Animas River - the "Aztec Ruins."