Silver City sits in the sunny southwest corner of New Mexico. It’s equal parts Old West heritage and a distinctive arts and entertainment community, packed with a vibrant “small-town” style of living. Download the Silver City Visitor’s Guide.
At 6,000 feet, the summer monsoons enliven the lush landscape and provide an escape from the typical Southwestern heat. The Silver City climate is noted for its clear mountain air, low humidity and four gentle seasons.
The bulk of Grant County and most of the towns in the county, including Silver City, fall into a high, arid region that resembles both parts of Arizona’s Chihuahuan Desert and New Mexico’s famously beautiful Ponderosa-clad mountains.