Charleston January 12 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 12.
January 12 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 74 °F 1916
Lowest temperature -1 °F 1978
Lowest daily high 18 °F 1981
Highest daily low 58 °F 2005
Most precipitation 1.64 inches 2018
Most snow 11.4 inches 1975
January 12 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 43.9 °F
Average low 26.6 °F
Chance precipitation 54.6%
Chance snow 24.0%
Charleston January 12 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 52 26 0.21 0.0
2023 68 40 0.69 0.0
2022 51 22 0.00 0.0
2021 44 26 0.00 0.0
2020 64 38 0.00 0.0
2019 35 29 0.16 0.0
2018 66 29 1.64 0.2
2017 68 52 0.24 0.0
2016 38 18 0.03 0.5
2015 42 33 0.38 0.0
2014 49 33 0.00 0.0
2013 72 46 0.00 0.0
2012 50 27 0.32 0.0
2011 27 23 0.05 1.1
2010 27 22 0.03 1.0
2009 36 28 0.00 0.0
2008 49 31 0.00 0.0
2007 60 39 0.01 0.0
2006 62 29 0.00 0.0
2005 71 58 0.00 0.0
2004 45 38 0.00 0.0
2003 31 13 0.00 0.0
2002 49 30 0.02 0.0
2001 52 27 0.00 0.0
2000 56 25 0.00 0.0
1999 55 46 0.00 0.0
1998 52 37 0.30 0.0
1997 23 10 0.00 0.0
1996 31 26 0.29 4.0
1995 66 53 0.00 0.0
1994 38 33 0.36 0.0
1993 53 46 0.16 0.0
1992 50 25 0.01 0.0
1991 50 31 0.10 0.2
1990 40 24 0.06 0.9
1989 57 42 0.63 0.0
1988 54 18 0.00 0.0
1987 40 30 0.00 0.0
1986 59 33 0.00 0.0
1985 24 19 0.03 0.5
1984 37 11 0.00 0.0
1983 35 21 0.00 0.0
1982 26 8 0.05 0.9
1981 18 7 0.03 0.6
1980 35 26 0.00 0.0
1979 36 21 0.01 0.0
1978 24 -1 0.09 0.9
1977 18 3 0.00 0.0
1976 43 27 0.00 0.0
1975 40 25 1.26 11.4
1974 32 15 0.02 0.3
1973 28 8 0.00 0.0
1972 62 28 0.00 0.0
1971 41 37 0.00 0.0
1970 35 27 0.05 0.0
1969 27 4 0.00 0.0
1968 40 15 0.14 0.4
1967 50 16 0.00 0.0
1966 31 10 0.00 0.0
1965 40 22 0.00 0.0
1964 29 20 0.54 5.4
1963 56 39 0.20 0.0
1962 23 0 0.00 0.0
1961 51 24 0.00 0.0
1960 65 39 0.03 0.0
1959 48 15 0.00 0.0
1958 48 14 0.00 0.0
1957 50 27 0.00 0.0
1956 33 30 0.06 0.4
1955 34 32 0.09 1.0
1954 25 9 0.09 1.0
1953 38 25 0.00 0.0
1952 49 29 0.00 0.0
1951 39 25 0.00 0.0
1950 48 34 0.35 0.0
1949 37 33 0.18 0.0
1948 45 14 0.00 0.0
1947 59 27 0.01 0.0
1946 55 36 0.01 0.0
1945 38 13 0.00 0.0
1944 49 23 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 36 32 0.00 0.0
1940 44 35 0.04 0.0
1939 44 33 0.00 0.0
1938 49 30 0.00 0.0
1937 46 36 0.00 0.0
1936 52 35 0.00 0.0
1935 53 30 0.00 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 65 27 0.08 0.0
1932 53 27 0.00 0.0
1931 44 26 0.14 0.0
1930 50 30 0.12 0.0
1929 46 21 0.00 0.0
1928 67 29 0.00 0.0
1927 24 9 0.00 0.0
1926 28 11 0.00 0.0
1925 42 36 0.27 0.0
1924 58 33 0.00 n/a
1923 58 23 0.00 0.0
1922 48 22 0.40 0.2
1921 50 19 0.00 0.0
1920 49 26 0.00 0.0
1919 54 19 0.00 0.0
1918 39 11 0.06 0.0
1917 53 7 n/a n/a
1916 74 40 0.50 0.0
1915 41 32 1.10 n/a
1914 36 25 0.00 0.0
1913 70 35 0.86 0.0
1912 27 14 0.27 5.0
1911 n/a 58 0.04 0.0
1910 45 30 0.00 0.0
1909 39 24 0.18 0.0
1908 57 32 0.00 0.0
1907 68 45 0.00 0.0
1906 39 35 0.50 0.0
1905 53 34 0.08 0.0
1904 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1903 54 10 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
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 1/12?
For the date of Jan 12, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 74 °F which happened in 1916.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 74 °F 1916
2 72 °F 2013
3 71 °F 2005
4 70 °F 1913
5 68 °F 1907
5 68 °F 2023
5 68 °F 2017
8 67 °F 1928
9 66 °F 2018
9 66 °F 1995
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/12?
For the date of Jan 12, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -1 °F which happened in 1978.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 -1 °F 1978
2 0 °F 1962
3 3 °F 1977
4 4 °F 1969
5 7 °F 1981
5 7 °F 1917
7 8 °F 1973
7 8 °F 1982
9 9 °F 1954
9 9 °F 1927
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 18 °F 1977
1 18 °F 1981
3 23 °F 1962
3 23 °F 1997
5 24 °F 1927
5 24 °F 1985
5 24 °F 1978
8 25 °F 1954
9 26 °F 1982
10 27 °F 1912
10 27 °F 2011
10 27 °F 1969
10 27 °F 2010
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/12?
For the date of Jan 12, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.64 inches which happened in 2018.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 12
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.64 inches 2018
2 1.26 inches 1975
3 1.10 inches 1915
4 0.86 inches 1913
5 0.69 inches 2023
6 0.63 inches 1989
7 0.54 inches 1964
8 0.50 inches 1916
8 0.50 inches 1906
10 0.40 inches 1922
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 12
Rank Precipitation Year
1 11.4 inches 1975
2 5.4 inches 1964
3 5.0 inches 1912
4 4.0 inches 1996
5 1.1 inches 2011
6 1.0 inches 1954
6 1.0 inches 2010
6 1.0 inches 1955
9 0.9 inches 1978
9 0.9 inches 1990
9 0.9 inches 1982
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location