Charleston December 5 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of December 5.
December 5 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 77 °F 2001
Lowest temperature 13 °F 1974
Lowest daily high 30 °F 2010
Highest daily low 57 °F 1972
Most precipitation 2.10 inches 1922
Most snow 5.5 inches 1962
December 5 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 50.3 °F
Average low 31.9 °F
Chance precipitation 45.3%
Chance snow 10.2%
Charleston December 5 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 47 37 0.08 0.0
2022 57 22 0.00 0.0
2021 64 32 0.00 0.0
2020 43 38 0.00 0.0
2019 48 30 0.00 0.0
2018 33 30 0.15 1.2
2017 62 39 0.39 0.0
2016 52 44 0.00 0.0
2015 57 25 0.00 0.0
2014 57 39 0.22 0.0
2013 73 43 0.78 0.0
2012 53 36 0.10 0.0
2011 67 50 0.08 0.0
2010 30 28 0.02 0.9
2009 33 27 0.20 3.4
2008 30 17 0.00 0.0
2007 37 26 0.27 2.4
2006 41 25 0.00 0.0
2005 32 28 0.00 0.0
2004 57 32 0.00 0.0
2003 43 37 0.31 0.0
2002 32 28 0.37 1.0
2001 77 41 0.00 0.0
2000 41 22 0.00 0.0
1999 67 37 0.17 0.0
1998 66 47 0.10 0.0
1997 36 25 0.05 0.0
1996 43 24 0.11 0.0
1995 56 28 0.12 0.0
1994 63 56 0.32 0.0
1993 52 42 0.21 0.0
1992 36 20 0.00 0.0
1991 43 15 0.00 0.0
1990 41 25 0.00 0.0
1989 52 42 0.00 0.0
1988 49 20 0.00 0.0
1987 33 29 0.01 0.1
1986 34 22 0.00 0.0
1985 41 36 0.35 0.0
1984 37 29 0.20 0.0
1983 59 42 0.00 0.0
1982 75 56 0.03 0.0
1981 37 30 0.00 0.0
1980 52 38 0.04 0.0
1979 63 26 0.00 0.0
1978 51 32 0.00 0.0
1977 61 37 0.64 0.0
1976 43 17 0.00 0.0
1975 71 32 0.00 0.0
1974 39 13 0.00 0.0
1973 67 43 0.00 0.0
1972 71 57 0.02 0.0
1971 55 46 0.04 0.0
1970 49 28 0.01 0.0
1969 38 21 0.00 0.0
1968 41 33 0.01 0.0
1967 56 26 0.00 0.0
1966 39 32 0.38 0.0
1965 57 29 0.00 0.0
1964 52 30 0.03 0.0
1963 38 32 0.00 0.0
1962 51 31 0.76 5.5
1961 57 29 0.10 0.0
1960 70 30 0.00 0.0
1959 56 34 0.00 0.0
1958 49 29 0.16 0.0
1957 43 17 0.00 0.0
1956 70 39 0.00 0.0
1955 45 29 0.00 0.0
1954 41 29 0.16 0.0
1953 61 37 0.00 0.0
1952 50 39 0.47 0.0
1951 57 32 0.08 0.0
1950 40 26 0.00 0.0
1949 44 28 0.00 0.0
1948 57 43 0.01 0.0
1947 60 38 0.03 0.0
1946 51 23 0.00 0.0
1945 40 31 0.37 0.0
1944 49 14 0.00 0.0
1943 61 36 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.11 0.5
1941 n/a n/a 0.02 0.0
1940 43 21 0.05 n/a
1939 49 34 0.06 0.0
1938 64 35 0.00 0.0
1937 44 20 0.08 2.5
1936 49 23 0.00 0.0
1935 42 18 0.00 0.0
1934 45 29 0.00 0.0
1933 55 39 0.00 n/a
1932 66 31 0.00 0.0
1931 54 40 0.10 0.0
1930 58 29 0.00 0.0
1929 40 18 0.00 0.0
1928 60 31 0.16 0.0
1927 36 28 0.08 0.0
1926 57 38 0.44 0.0
1925 54 34 0.06 n/a
1924 65 35 0.00 0.0
1923 65 40 0.40 0.0
1922 54 30 2.10 0.0
1921 57 31 0.26 0.0
1920 59 33 0.25 0.0
1919 56 20 0.00 0.0
1918 59 30 0.00 0.0
1917 48 30 0.00 0.0
1916 72 40 0.75 0.0
1915 40 26 0.00 n/a
1914 52 43 1.18 0.0
1913 60 40 0.00 0.0
1912 74 52 0.33 0.0
1911 44 21 0.00 0.0
1910 38 30 0.20 0.0
1909 71 42 0.00 0.0
1908 45 30 0.37 0.0
1907 35 18 0.06 n/a
1906 50 31 n/a 0.0
1905 40 26 0.00 0.0
1904 35 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 12/5?
For the date of Dec 5, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 77 °F which happened in 2001.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on December 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 77 °F 2001
2 75 °F 1982
3 74 °F 1912
4 73 °F 2013
5 72 °F 1916
6 71 °F 1909
6 71 °F 1972
6 71 °F 1975
9 70 °F 1960
9 70 °F 1956
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 12/5?
For the date of Dec 5, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 13 °F which happened in 1974.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on December 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 13 °F 1974
2 14 °F 1944
3 15 °F 1991
4 17 °F 1976
4 17 °F 1957
4 17 °F 2008
7 18 °F 1907
7 18 °F 1929
7 18 °F 1935
10 20 °F 1992
10 20 °F 1937
10 20 °F 1919
10 20 °F 1988
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on December 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 30 °F 2010
1 30 °F 2008
3 32 °F 2005
3 32 °F 2002
5 33 °F 2018
5 33 °F 2009
5 33 °F 1987
8 34 °F 1986
9 35 °F 1907
9 35 °F 1904
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 12/5?
For the date of Dec 5, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 2.10 inches which happened in 1922.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on December 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.10 inches 1922
2 1.18 inches 1914
3 0.78 inches 2013
4 0.76 inches 1962
5 0.75 inches 1916
6 0.64 inches 1977
7 0.47 inches 1952
8 0.44 inches 1926
9 0.40 inches 1923
10 0.39 inches 2017
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on December 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 5.5 inches 1962
2 3.4 inches 2009
3 2.5 inches 1937
4 2.4 inches 2007
5 1.2 inches 2018
6 1.0 inches 2002
7 0.9 inches 2010
8 0.5 inches 1942
9 0.1 inches 1987
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location