Charleston August 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of August 17.
August 17 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 101 °F 1988
Lowest temperature 48 °F 1979
Lowest daily high 68 °F 1994
Highest daily low 80 °F 1924
Most precipitation 2.21 inches 1994
Most snow none -
August 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 84.9 °F
Average low 64.0 °F
Chance precipitation 34.6%
Chance snow 0%
Charleston August 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 84 62 0.00 0.0
2022 82 61 0.00 0.0
2021 81 70 0.96 0.0
2020 86 66 0.00 0.0
2019 93 63 0.00 0.0
2018 83 69 1.01 0.0
2017 90 68 0.00 0.0
2016 86 69 0.84 0.0
2015 89 64 1.24 0.0
2014 81 67 0.01 0.0
2013 77 57 0.03 0.0
2012 76 64 0.01 0.0
2011 89 58 0.00 0.0
2010 86 68 0.00 0.0
2009 88 67 0.00 0.0
2008 84 55 0.00 0.0
2007 84 67 0.00 0.0
2006 91 59 0.00 0.0
2005 87 68 0.00 0.0
2004 81 56 0.00 0.0
2003 81 65 0.08 0.0
2002 85 70 0.76 0.0
2001 81 62 0.02 0.0
2000 78 58 0.06 0.0
1999 90 64 0.00 0.0
1998 83 70 0.88 0.0
1997 90 69 0.73 0.0
1996 79 65 0.00 0.0
1995 92 73 0.00 0.0
1994 68 64 2.21 0.0
1993 89 69 0.38 0.0
1992 73 61 0.18 0.0
1991 90 60 0.00 0.0
1990 89 64 0.00 0.0
1989 80 65 0.00 0.0
1988 101 64 0.00 0.0
1987 92 67 0.08 0.0
1986 77 70 0.38 0.0
1985 80 69 0.01 0.0
1984 88 62 0.00 0.0
1983 88 66 0.00 0.0
1982 89 63 0.00 0.0
1981 75 53 0.00 0.0
1980 80 63 0.02 0.0
1979 79 48 0.00 0.0
1978 85 67 0.00 0.0
1977 78 61 0.75 0.0
1976 77 54 0.00 0.0
1975 84 67 0.25 0.0
1974 83 67 0.06 0.0
1973 82 67 0.00 0.0
1972 86 69 0.99 0.0
1971 84 62 0.02 0.0
1970 93 64 0.07 0.0
1969 88 66 0.35 0.0
1968 88 72 0.02 0.0
1967 82 62 0.00 0.0
1966 81 64 0.00 0.0
1965 93 70 0.06 0.0
1964 83 58 0.00 0.0
1963 85 54 0.00 0.0
1962 81 63 0.44 0.0
1961 86 64 0.00 0.0
1960 88 64 0.00 0.0
1959 89 69 0.00 0.0
1958 78 61 0.00 0.0
1957 75 60 0.00 0.0
1956 88 64 0.00 0.0
1955 86 66 0.00 0.0
1954 81 67 0.00 0.0
1953 80 65 0.06 0.0
1952 86 65 0.00 0.0
1951 85 65 0.00 0.0
1950 90 68 0.00 0.0
1949 82 68 0.03 0.0
1948 86 62 0.00 0.0
1947 88 70 0.00 0.0
1946 83 67 0.07 0.0
1945 81 61 0.01 0.0
1944 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1943 80 60 0.25 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.22 0.0
1941 81 58 0.00 0.0
1940 90 67 0.00 0.0
1939 90 68 0.00 0.0
1938 91 74 0.00 0.0
1937 92 58 0.11 0.0
1936 92 68 0.00 0.0
1935 82 71 0.03 0.0
1934 88 70 0.54 0.0
1933 84 62 0.00 0.0
1932 92 68 0.00 0.0
1931 98 62 0.00 0.0
1930 96 62 0.00 0.0
1929 85 53 0.00 0.0
1928 80 65 0.40 0.0
1927 82 54 0.00 0.0
1926 84 70 0.62 0.0
1925 96 60 0.00 0.0
1924 92 80 1.37 n/a
1923 78 65 0.00 n/a
1922 93 65 0.20 n/a
1921 87 n/a 0.30 0.0
1920 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1919 90 61 0.00 0.0
1918 92 62 0.00 0.0
1917 96 62 0.00 0.0
1916 93 69 0.00 0.0
1915 89 68 0.00 0.0
1914 89 57 0.00 0.0
1913 92 71 0.00 0.0
1912 85 68 0.00 0.0
1911 94 65 0.00 0.0
1910 92 66 0.00 n/a
1909 85 66 0.54 n/a
1908 95 71 0.00 n/a
1907 83 69 0.62 n/a
1906 90 70 0.31 n/a
1905 78 63 0.00 n/a
1904 88 64 0.40 n/a
1903 100 57 n/a n/a
1902 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1901 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1900 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1899 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1898 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1897 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1896 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1895 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1894 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1893 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1892 n/a n/a n/a n/a
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 8/17?
For the date of Aug 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 101 °F which happened in 1988.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on August 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 101 °F 1988
2 100 °F 1903
3 98 °F 1931
4 96 °F 1917
4 96 °F 1925
4 96 °F 1930
7 95 °F 1908
8 94 °F 1911
9 93 °F 1916
9 93 °F 1922
9 93 °F 2019
9 93 °F 1965
9 93 °F 1970
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 8/17?
For the date of Aug 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 48 °F which happened in 1979.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on August 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 48 °F 1979
2 53 °F 1981
2 53 °F 1929
4 54 °F 1976
4 54 °F 1927
4 54 °F 1963
7 55 °F 2008
8 56 °F 2004
9 57 °F 2013
9 57 °F 1914
9 57 °F 1903
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on August 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 68 °F 1994
2 73 °F 1992
3 75 °F 1957
3 75 °F 1981
5 76 °F 2012
6 77 °F 1976
6 77 °F 1986
6 77 °F 2013
9 78 °F 2000
9 78 °F 1958
9 78 °F 1977
9 78 °F 1905
9 78 °F 1923
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 8/17?
For the date of Aug 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 2.21 inches which happened in 1994.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on August 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.21 inches 1994
2 1.37 inches 1924
3 1.24 inches 2015
4 1.01 inches 2018
5 0.99 inches 1972
6 0.96 inches 2021
7 0.88 inches 1998
8 0.84 inches 2016
9 0.76 inches 2002
10 0.75 inches 1977
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location