Charleston August 5 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of August 5.
August 5 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 106 °F 1930
Lowest temperature 50 °F 1912
Lowest daily high 70 °F 1994
Highest daily low 77 °F 1943
Most precipitation 2.22 inches 2022
Most snow none -
August 5 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 85.1 °F
Average low 64.9 °F
Chance precipitation 39.9%
Chance snow 0%
Charleston August 5 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 90 64 0.00 0.0
2022 88 69 2.22 0.0
2021 86 64 0.04 0.0
2020 84 63 0.00 0.0
2019 92 63 0.00 0.0
2018 91 67 0.00 0.0
2017 78 59 0.00 0.0
2016 86 69 0.19 0.0
2015 88 70 0.00 0.0
2014 86 60 0.00 0.0
2013 80 55 0.00 0.0
2012 85 73 0.13 0.0
2011 95 67 0.00 0.0
2010 88 71 0.34 0.0
2009 71 64 0.10 0.0
2008 80 68 0.66 0.0
2007 82 72 0.01 0.0
2006 90 64 0.00 0.0
2005 93 69 0.00 0.0
2004 77 63 0.81 0.0
2003 81 61 0.00 0.0
2002 93 69 0.07 0.0
2001 88 68 0.00 0.0
2000 79 61 0.00 0.0
1999 85 61 0.00 0.0
1998 88 58 0.00 0.0
1997 77 58 0.00 0.0
1996 87 65 0.00 0.0
1995 89 71 0.63 0.0
1994 70 57 0.53 0.0
1993 82 62 0.01 0.0
1992 79 54 0.00 0.0
1991 85 60 0.00 0.0
1990 81 69 0.36 0.0
1989 90 67 1.05 0.0
1988 93 72 0.00 0.0
1987 88 69 0.00 0.0
1986 90 61 0.00 0.0
1985 81 62 0.00 0.0
1984 85 69 0.32 0.0
1983 89 68 0.04 0.0
1982 84 66 0.00 0.0
1981 92 68 0.71 0.0
1980 89 66 0.00 0.0
1979 87 65 0.41 0.0
1978 81 68 0.00 0.0
1977 88 71 0.00 0.0
1976 86 58 0.00 0.0
1975 85 69 0.36 0.0
1974 76 59 0.00 0.0
1973 86 61 0.00 0.0
1972 80 61 0.00 0.0
1971 72 66 0.00 0.0
1970 82 58 0.00 0.0
1969 81 63 0.00 0.0
1968 87 70 0.00 0.0
1967 80 65 0.00 0.0
1966 88 61 0.00 0.0
1965 89 61 0.00 0.0
1964 86 66 0.00 0.0
1963 82 60 0.00 0.0
1962 90 72 0.00 0.0
1961 84 64 0.04 0.0
1960 87 68 0.19 0.0
1959 84 70 0.00 0.0
1958 83 64 0.00 0.0
1957 76 62 0.00 0.0
1956 91 73 0.00 0.0
1955 95 71 0.02 0.0
1954 81 65 1.35 0.0
1953 86 68 0.00 0.0
1952 83 68 0.12 0.0
1951 84 51 0.00 0.0
1950 76 57 0.00 0.0
1949 85 66 0.00 0.0
1948 83 60 0.67 0.0
1947 96 69 0.00 0.0
1946 91 66 0.00 0.0
1945 83 57 0.00 0.0
1944 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1943 90 77 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.25 0.0
1941 93 68 0.00 0.0
1940 92 68 0.00 0.0
1939 88 60 0.00 0.0
1938 86 67 0.72 0.0
1937 91 64 0.00 0.0
1936 94 68 0.00 0.0
1935 93 69 0.00 0.0
1934 84 68 0.00 0.0
1933 71 61 0.00 0.0
1932 88 68 0.00 0.0
1931 94 69 0.08 0.0
1930 106 64 0.00 0.0
1929 83 53 0.00 0.0
1928 93 69 0.14 0.0
1927 72 59 0.00 0.0
1926 91 69 0.00 0.0
1925 81 60 0.40 0.0
1924 84 63 0.70 n/a
1923 89 72 0.00 n/a
1922 90 60 0.12 n/a
1921 80 59 0.00 0.0
1920 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1919 94 64 0.00 0.0
1918 102 68 0.00 0.0
1917 93 63 0.00 0.0
1916 95 63 1.75 0.0
1915 88 61 0.00 0.0
1914 88 60 0.00 0.0
1913 86 60 0.00 0.0
1912 75 50 0.00 0.0
1911 92 67 0.00 0.0
1910 84 63 0.00 n/a
1909 85 68 0.00 n/a
1908 82 67 0.38 n/a
1907 73 56 0.00 n/a
1906 92 73 0.02 n/a
1905 85 65 0.00 n/a
1904 88 61 0.00 n/a
1903 93 71 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 8/5?
For the date of Aug 5, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 106 °F which happened in 1930.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on August 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 106 °F 1930
2 102 °F 1918
3 96 °F 1947
4 95 °F 1916
4 95 °F 1955
4 95 °F 2011
7 94 °F 1936
7 94 °F 1931
7 94 °F 1919
10 93 °F 1903
10 93 °F 2005
10 93 °F 2002
10 93 °F 1988
10 93 °F 1935
10 93 °F 1917
10 93 °F 1928
10 93 °F 1941
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 8/5?
For the date of Aug 5, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 50 °F which happened in 1912.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on August 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 50 °F 1912
2 51 °F 1951
3 53 °F 1929
4 54 °F 1992
5 55 °F 2013
6 56 °F 1907
7 57 °F 1945
7 57 °F 1994
7 57 °F 1950
10 58 °F 1976
10 58 °F 1998
10 58 °F 1997
10 58 °F 1970
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on August 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 70 °F 1994
2 71 °F 2009
2 71 °F 1933
4 72 °F 1927
4 72 °F 1971
6 73 °F 1907
7 75 °F 1912
8 76 °F 1974
8 76 °F 1950
8 76 °F 1957
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 8/5?
For the date of Aug 5, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 2.22 inches which happened in 2022.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on August 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.22 inches 2022
2 1.75 inches 1916
3 1.35 inches 1954
4 1.05 inches 1989
5 0.81 inches 2004
6 0.72 inches 1938
7 0.71 inches 1981
8 0.70 inches 1924
9 0.67 inches 1948
10 0.66 inches 2008
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location