Charleston February 29 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of February 29.
February 29 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 78 °F 1976
Lowest temperature 14 °F 1920
Lowest daily high 26 °F 1980
Highest daily low 56 °F 1904
Most precipitation 0.98 inches 2012
Most snow 3.0 inches 1920
February 29 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 32.0 °F
Average low 32.0 °F
Chance precipitation 0.0%
Chance snow 0%
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 2/29?
For the date of Feb 29, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 78 °F which happened in 1976.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on February 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 78 °F 1976
2 75 °F 1904
2 75 °F 1972
4 73 °F 1948
5 67 °F 2012
5 67 °F 2000
7 66 °F 2004
8 64 °F 1936
9 61 °F 2016
10 57 °F 1924
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 2/29?
For the date of Feb 29, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 14 °F which happened in 1920.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on February 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 14 °F 1920
2 15 °F 1980
3 19 °F 1916
4 20 °F 1996
4 20 °F 1960
6 21 °F 2020
6 21 °F 1984
8 23 °F 1968
8 23 °F 1956
8 23 °F 2008
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on February 29
Rank Temperature Year
1 26 °F 1980
2 28 °F 1984
3 31 °F 1996
3 31 °F 1968
5 34 °F 1960
6 35 °F 1920
7 37 °F 2020
8 40 °F 1956
9 42 °F 1908
10 43 °F 1940
10 43 °F 1964
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 2/29?
For the date of Feb 29, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 0.98 inches which happened in 2012.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on February 29
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.98 inches 2012
2 0.55 inches 1944
3 0.41 inches 1952
4 0.40 inches 1920
5 0.20 inches 1908
6 0.15 inches 1968
7 0.10 inches 2008
8 0.09 inches 1984
9 0.06 inches 1916
10 0.04 inches 2016
10 0.04 inches 1940
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on February 29
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.0 inches 1920
2 2.4 inches 1968
3 1.7 inches 1984
4 1.1 inches 2020
5 0.5 inches 1916
5 0.5 inches 1944
7 0.2 inches 1956
7 0.2 inches 1960
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location