Charleston December 31 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of December 31 (New Year's Eve).
December 31 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 79 °F 1951
Lowest temperature -7 °F 1917
Lowest daily high 18 °F 2017
Highest daily low 55 °F 1965
Most precipitation 0.78 inches 1975
Most snow 10.2 inches 1970
December 31 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 45.8 °F
Average low 28.3 °F
Chance precipitation 52.4%
Chance snow 19.5%
Charleston December 31 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 50 37 0.00 0.0
2022 59 50 0.11 0.0
2021 62 38 0.01 0.0
2020 59 34 0.63 0.0
2019 43 38 0.00 0.0
2018 71 34 0.49 0.0
2017 18 7 0.00 0.0
2016 47 25 0.09 0.0
2015 47 35 0.03 0.0
2014 33 20 0.00 0.0
2013 35 24 0.00 0.0
2012 38 20 0.00 0.0
2011 56 35 0.00 0.0
2010 65 37 0.00 0.0
2009 43 32 0.36 0.4
2008 54 21 0.00 0.0
2007 51 29 0.00 0.0
2006 62 41 0.39 0.0
2005 46 37 0.03 0.0
2004 60 46 0.00 0.0
2003 53 23 0.00 0.0
2002 69 42 0.00 0.0
2001 26 13 0.00 0.0
2000 27 19 0.00 1.0
1999 55 30 0.00 0.0
1998 27 18 0.08 1.7
1997 26 16 0.02 1.2
1996 56 48 0.16 0.0
1995 48 31 0.24 0.0
1994 55 39 0.15 0.0
1993 40 13 0.00 0.0
1992 63 42 0.11 0.0
1991 50 30 0.00 0.0
1990 38 28 0.00 0.0
1989 53 35 0.72 0.0
1988 49 28 0.08 0.0
1987 50 24 0.18 0.0
1986 38 25 0.00 0.0
1985 49 33 0.00 0.0
1984 57 47 0.19 0.0
1983 31 -1 0.00 0.0
1982 50 25 0.00 0.0
1981 48 24 0.24 0.0
1980 40 32 0.03 0.1
1979 28 22 0.00 0.0
1978 66 46 0.19 0.0
1977 49 35 0.00 0.0
1976 24 10 0.11 1.5
1975 51 39 0.78 0.0
1974 62 32 0.26 0.0
1973 46 34 0.65 0.0
1972 74 48 0.01 0.0
1971 43 31 0.00 0.0
1970 28 26 0.72 10.2
1969 44 33 0.01 0.0
1968 47 21 0.07 0.0
1967 33 24 0.43 5.1
1966 40 19 0.00 0.0
1965 69 55 0.00 0.0
1964 45 30 0.00 0.0
1963 28 12 0.01 0.1
1962 20 7 0.00 0.0
1961 38 11 0.00 0.0
1960 42 17 0.21 0.0
1959 31 23 0.06 0.7
1958 48 33 0.00 0.0
1957 52 29 0.10 0.0
1956 49 37 0.00 0.0
1955 37 18 0.00 0.0
1954 45 28 0.00 0.0
1953 39 29 0.00 0.0
1952 43 38 0.49 0.0
1951 79 55 0.00 0.0
1950 39 22 0.00 0.0
1949 57 27 0.00 0.0
1948 37 25 0.03 1.0
1947 63 24 0.00 0.0
1946 33 27 0.00 0.0
1945 36 23 0.06 0.5
1944 48 37 0.31 0.0
1943 35 25 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 n/a n/a 0.01 0.0
1940 42 38 0.03 n/a
1939 36 23 0.02 0.0
1938 41 24 0.00 0.0
1937 64 33 0.00 0.0
1936 56 53 0.00 0.0
1935 32 4 0.00 0.0
1934 44 30 0.03 0.0
1933 59 28 0.00 n/a
1932 77 45 0.40 0.0
1931 47 37 0.05 0.0
1930 30 12 0.00 0.0
1929 62 36 0.00 0.0
1928 50 25 0.00 0.0
1927 64 39 0.50 0.0
1926 38 22 0.00 0.0
1925 36 11 0.00 n/a
1924 39 33 0.00 0.0
1923 61 33 0.65 0.0
1922 57 25 0.00 0.0
1921 49 23 0.00 0.0
1920 52 25 0.00 0.0
1919 60 23 0.00 0.0
1918 57 n/a 0.45 0.0
1917 42 -7 0.00 0.0
1916 56 14 0.00 0.0
1915 53 36 0.00 n/a
1914 35 25 0.00 0.0
1913 33 29 0.00 0.0
1912 50 28 0.06 0.0
1911 63 44 0.38 0.0
1910 46 23 0.00 0.0
1909 41 13 0.00 0.0
1908 53 33 0.50 0.0
1907 48 37 n/a n/a
1906 65 48 0.40 0.0
1905 45 30 0.00 0.0
1904 56 30 0.00 n/a
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 12/31?
For the date of Dec 31, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 79 °F which happened in 1951.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 79 °F 1951
2 77 °F 1932
3 74 °F 1972
4 71 °F 2018
5 69 °F 1965
5 69 °F 2002
7 66 °F 1978
8 65 °F 1906
8 65 °F 2010
10 64 °F 1937
10 64 °F 1927
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 12/31?
For the date of Dec 31, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -7 °F which happened in 1917.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 -7 °F 1917
2 -1 °F 1983
3 4 °F 1935
4 7 °F 1962
4 7 °F 2017
6 10 °F 1976
7 11 °F 1961
7 11 °F 1925
9 12 °F 1963
9 12 °F 1930
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 18 °F 2017
2 20 °F 1962
3 24 °F 1976
4 26 °F 2001
4 26 °F 1997
6 27 °F 2000
6 27 °F 1998
8 28 °F 1979
8 28 °F 1963
8 28 °F 1970
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 12/31?
For the date of Dec 31, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 0.78 inches which happened in 1975.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on December 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.78 inches 1975
2 0.72 inches 1970
2 0.72 inches 1989
4 0.65 inches 1923
4 0.65 inches 1973
6 0.63 inches 2020
7 0.50 inches 1908
7 0.50 inches 1927
9 0.49 inches 1952
9 0.49 inches 2018
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on December 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 10.2 inches 1970
2 5.1 inches 1967
3 1.7 inches 1998
4 1.5 inches 1976
5 1.2 inches 1997
6 1.0 inches 2000
6 1.0 inches 1948
8 0.7 inches 1959
9 0.5 inches 1945
10 0.4 inches 2009
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location