Charleston December 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of December 17.
December 17 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 76 °F 1924
Lowest temperature -2 °F 1989
Lowest daily high 17 °F 1989
Highest daily low 63 °F 1984
Most precipitation 1.36 inches 1906
Most snow 3.3 inches 1988
December 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 46.9 °F
Average low 29.7 °F
Chance precipitation 48.4%
Chance snow 14.4%
Charleston December 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 55 47 0.05 0.0
2022 40 33 0.00 0.0
2021 53 44 0.17 0.0
2020 37 31 0.03 0.1
2019 45 28 0.26 0.0
2018 52 35 0.00 0.0
2017 44 28 0.02 0.0
2016 68 37 0.04 0.0
2015 61 35 0.42 0.0
2014 43 33 0.05 0.0
2013 46 30 0.06 0.0
2012 55 46 0.38 0.0
2011 38 30 0.00 0.0
2010 31 25 0.02 0.1
2009 42 19 0.00 0.0
2008 46 37 0.23 0.0
2007 29 20 0.00 0.0
2006 69 34 0.00 0.0
2005 42 25 0.00 0.0
2004 45 27 0.00 0.0
2003 49 28 0.42 2.3
2002 44 29 0.07 0.0
2001 65 51 0.20 0.0
2000 53 17 0.25 0.0
1999 55 26 0.00 0.0
1998 40 31 0.22 0.0
1997 50 22 0.00 0.0
1996 55 38 0.05 0.0
1995 45 26 0.00 0.0
1994 53 36 0.01 0.0
1993 49 40 0.00 0.0
1992 52 38 0.78 0.0
1991 56 35 0.00 0.0
1990 57 36 0.28 0.0
1989 17 -2 0.00 0.0
1988 26 20 0.14 3.3
1987 31 28 0.00 0.0
1986 50 30 0.00 0.0
1985 46 27 0.00 0.0
1984 72 63 0.00 0.0
1983 39 24 0.00 0.0
1982 36 24 0.01 0.0
1981 43 22 0.46 2.6
1980 36 25 0.00 0.0
1979 26 15 0.01 0.1
1978 44 31 0.00 0.0
1977 60 37 0.00 0.0
1976 51 30 0.00 0.0
1975 35 25 0.00 0.0
1974 35 29 0.06 0.7
1973 25 16 0.00 0.0
1972 20 11 0.04 0.4
1971 50 21 0.08 0.8
1970 45 36 0.14 0.0
1969 36 17 0.00 0.0
1968 37 13 0.00 0.0
1967 61 18 0.00 0.0
1966 54 23 0.00 0.0
1965 42 33 0.00 0.0
1964 54 30 0.22 0.0
1963 28 7 0.00 0.0
1962 48 32 0.00 0.0
1961 60 51 0.13 0.0
1960 31 20 0.00 0.0
1959 53 48 0.41 0.0
1958 49 25 0.00 0.0
1957 51 32 0.03 0.0
1956 61 37 0.00 0.0
1955 42 19 0.00 0.0
1954 49 31 0.05 0.0
1953 22 12 0.00 0.0
1952 54 30 0.00 0.0
1951 38 3 0.00 0.0
1950 29 21 0.00 0.0
1949 54 15 0.00 0.0
1948 65 36 0.21 0.0
1947 38 18 0.00 0.0
1946 64 33 0.05 0.0
1945 25 7 0.00 0.0
1944 37 13 0.00 0.0
1943 35 9 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.06 0.6
1941 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1940 n/a 34 0.00 n/a
1939 62 50 0.00 0.0
1938 49 24 0.00 0.0
1937 58 44 0.14 0.0
1936 45 33 0.00 0.0
1935 45 32 0.01 0.0
1934 55 39 0.00 0.0
1933 n/a n/a 0.32 n/a
1932 24 7 0.20 2.0
1931 50 26 0.00 0.0
1930 36 13 0.04 1.0
1929 52 44 0.00 0.0
1928 60 37 0.00 0.0
1927 46 21 0.30 1.0
1926 28 10 0.00 0.0
1925 36 22 0.00 n/a
1924 76 45 0.25 0.0
1923 50 24 0.00 0.0
1922 54 22 1.20 0.0
1921 46 34 0.00 0.0
1920 45 30 0.00 0.0
1919 43 20 0.00 0.0
1918 64 37 0.00 0.0
1917 43 11 0.00 0.0
1916 58 6 0.00 0.0
1915 68 25 0.62 n/a
1914 30 5 0.00 0.0
1913 56 35 0.00 0.0
1912 51 33 0.00 0.0
1911 58 38 0.00 0.0
1910 44 16 0.00 0.0
1909 42 25 0.00 0.0
1908 68 38 0.10 0.0
1907 40 30 n/a n/a
1906 65 35 1.36 0.0
1905 50 35 0.00 0.0
1904 46 28 0.08 0.5
1903 n/a n/a 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 12/17?
For the date of Dec 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 76 °F which happened in 1924.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on December 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 76 °F 1924
2 72 °F 1984
3 69 °F 2006
4 68 °F 1908
4 68 °F 2016
4 68 °F 1915
7 65 °F 2001
7 65 °F 1906
7 65 °F 1948
10 64 °F 1918
10 64 °F 1946
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 12/17?
For the date of Dec 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -2 °F which happened in 1989.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on December 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 -2 °F 1989
2 3 °F 1951
3 5 °F 1914
4 6 °F 1916
5 7 °F 1945
5 7 °F 1932
5 7 °F 1963
8 9 °F 1943
9 10 °F 1926
10 11 °F 1972
10 11 °F 1917
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on December 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 17 °F 1989
2 20 °F 1972
3 22 °F 1953
4 24 °F 1932
5 25 °F 1945
5 25 °F 1973
7 26 °F 1979
7 26 °F 1988
9 28 °F 1963
9 28 °F 1926
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 12/17?
For the date of Dec 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.36 inches which happened in 1906.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on December 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.36 inches 1906
2 1.20 inches 1922
3 0.78 inches 1992
4 0.62 inches 1915
5 0.46 inches 1981
6 0.42 inches 2015
6 0.42 inches 2003
8 0.41 inches 1959
9 0.38 inches 2012
10 0.32 inches 1933
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on December 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.3 inches 1988
2 2.6 inches 1981
3 2.3 inches 2003
4 2.0 inches 1932
5 1.0 inches 1930
5 1.0 inches 1927
7 0.8 inches 1971
8 0.7 inches 1974
9 0.6 inches 1942
10 0.5 inches 1904
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location