National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Climate Top Ten for Winter at Charleston, West Virginia

 

Temperatures Dec-Jan
Warm Cold
# Average Temp. Year # Average Temp. Year
1. 46.2 1931-32 1. 27.6 1976-77
2. 43.6 1908-09 2. 27.9 1977-78
3. 42.3 1920-21 3. 29.2 1962-63
4. 42.1 1906-07 4. 31.2 1978-79
  42.1 2016-17 5. 31.7 1963-64
6. 41.9 1918-19   31.7 1967-68
  41.9 1948-49 7. 32.1 2009-10
8. 41.7 1912-13 8. 32.3 1969-70
 9.  41.2 1936-37 9. 32.5 1960-61
  41.2    1949-50   10. 32.7 1917-18, 1944-45
NORM: 36.4

 
Precipitation Dec-Jan
Wet Dry
# Precip. (inches) Year # Precip. (inches) Year
1. 18.74    1922-23   1. 4.39 1940-41
2. 18.26 1978-79 2. 5.15 1968-69
3. 16.21 1936-37 3. 5.16 1976-77
4. 16.20 1956-57 4. 5.56 1996-97
5. 15.95 1949-50 5. 5.87 1900-01
6. 15.47 1901-02 6. 6.15 2006-07
7. 15.21 1993-94 7. 6.32 1929-30
8. 14.96 1890-91 8. 6.43    1903-04   
9. 14.76 1914-15   6.43 2000-01
10. 14.75 1915-16 10. 6.51 2001-02
NORM: 9.46
									

Snowfall Oct-Apr
Greatest Least
# Amount (inches) Year # Amount (inches) Year
1. 106.0    1995-96    1. 1.2 1931-32
2. 76.6 1977-78 2. 3.2 1948-49
3. 61.0 2009-10 3. 3.7 1921-22
4. 58.6 1993-94 4. 4.0    1930-31  
5. 54.6 1978-79   4.0 1932-33
6. 53.4 1959-60 6. 4.2 1922-23
7. 51.5 1963-64 7. 6.5 1918-19
8. 50.9 1986-87 8. 8.1 1937-36
9. 49.3 1962-63 9. 8.2 1908-09
10. 48.9 1913-14 10. 8.3 2011-12
MEAN: 27.8