Charleston January 16 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 16.
January 16 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 70 °F 1949
Lowest temperature -12 °F 1994
Lowest daily high 10 °F 1972
Highest daily low 50 °F 1949
Most precipitation 1.89 inches 1935
Most snow 4.3 inches 2018
January 16 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 43.6 °F
Average low 26.1 °F
Chance precipitation 55.6%
Chance snow 24.4%
Charleston January 16 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 21 11 0.07 1.0
2023 47 21 0.10 0.0
2022 33 26 0.59 1.7
2021 38 27 0.08 0.8
2020 56 30 0.00 0.0
2019 36 31 0.00 0.0
2018 35 13 0.14 4.3
2017 58 40 0.02 0.0
2016 45 32 0.01 0.0
2015 37 25 0.00 0.0
2014 38 21 0.00 0.2
2013 37 34 0.57 0.0
2012 56 19 0.03 0.0
2011 39 28 0.00 0.0
2010 55 35 0.00 0.0
2009 15 2 0.00 0.0
2008 36 17 0.00 0.0
2007 45 27 0.08 0.3
2006 50 26 0.00 0.0
2005 35 18 0.04 0.6
2004 28 19 0.00 0.0
2003 27 10 0.13 0.0
2002 43 24 0.00 0.0
2001 41 34 0.00 0.0
2000 56 27 0.00 0.0
1999 55 18 0.00 0.0
1998 43 35 0.00 0.0
1997 49 13 0.08 0.0
1996 50 24 0.02 0.0
1995 41 36 0.02 0.0
1994 28 -12 0.00 0.0
1993 38 29 0.00 0.0
1992 20 5 0.01 0.3
1991 57 39 0.27 0.0
1990 65 42 0.04 0.0
1989 45 28 0.00 0.0
1988 54 21 0.00 0.0
1987 43 35 0.00 0.0
1986 60 20 0.00 0.0
1985 33 6 0.02 0.2
1984 32 25 0.12 1.6
1983 27 17 0.00 0.0
1982 39 -7 0.07 0.1
1981 32 20 0.04 1.0
1980 60 34 0.00 0.0
1979 38 23 0.00 0.0
1978 24 1 0.17 2.7
1977 28 -6 0.05 1.3
1976 40 28 0.06 0.2
1975 34 20 0.05 1.2
1974 66 48 0.00 0.0
1973 53 31 0.00 0.0
1972 10 -5 0.00 0.0
1971 27 21 0.00 0.6
1970 54 25 0.00 0.0
1969 54 22 0.00 0.0
1968 28 10 0.00 0.1
1967 37 15 0.00 0.0
1966 30 18 0.00 0.0
1965 32 14 0.11 1.8
1964 40 23 0.00 0.0
1963 40 12 0.00 0.0
1962 38 27 0.00 0.0
1961 41 33 0.25 0.0
1960 37 25 0.00 0.0
1959 33 8 0.14 2.4
1958 31 25 0.10 1.2
1957 21 5 0.03 0.5
1956 33 22 0.18 3.1
1955 39 24 0.00 0.0
1954 45 31 0.02 0.0
1953 58 35 0.22 0.0
1952 61 29 0.00 0.0
1951 36 28 0.02 0.0
1950 54 27 0.42 0.0
1949 70 50 0.00 0.0
1948 38 5 0.00 0.0
1947 57 46 0.97 0.0
1946 41 18 0.00 0.0
1945 49 28 0.10 0.0
1944 42 24 0.50 3.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 53 32 0.46 0.0
1940 41 26 0.00 0.0
1939 45 26 0.01 0.0
1938 48 28 0.00 0.0
1937 55 33 0.00 0.0
1936 61 33 0.00 0.0
1935 41 28 1.89 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 53 26 0.00 0.0
1932 66 43 0.12 0.0
1931 30 9 0.00 0.0
1930 54 28 0.00 0.0
1929 38 25 0.00 0.0
1928 62 38 0.00 0.0
1927 16 -2 0.00 0.0
1926 56 19 0.00 0.0
1925 48 22 0.08 0.0
1924 53 32 0.40 n/a
1923 45 32 0.00 0.0
1922 48 22 0.00 0.0
1921 57 14 0.00 0.0
1920 40 25 0.12 0.0
1919 55 21 0.00 0.0
1918 39 2 0.00 0.0
1917 49 10 0.17 1.5
1916 55 17 0.27 0.0
1915 63 29 0.00 n/a
1914 58 35 0.00 0.0
1913 67 43 0.03 0.0
1912 16 1 0.00 0.0
1911 52 25 0.00 0.0
1910 44 29 0.00 0.0
1909 48 38 0.13 0.0
1908 56 27 0.20 0.0
1907 43 36 0.60 0.0
1906 63 40 0.02 0.0
1905 38 17 0.00 0.0
1904 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1903 49 24 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 1/16?
For the date of Jan 16, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 70 °F which happened in 1949.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 70 °F 1949
2 67 °F 1913
3 66 °F 1932
3 66 °F 1974
5 65 °F 1990
6 63 °F 1906
6 63 °F 1915
8 62 °F 1928
9 61 °F 1952
9 61 °F 1936
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/16?
For the date of Jan 16, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -12 °F which happened in 1994.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 -12 °F 1994
2 -7 °F 1982
3 -6 °F 1977
4 -5 °F 1972
5 -2 °F 1927
6 1 °F 1978
6 1 °F 1912
8 2 °F 1918
8 2 °F 2009
10 5 °F 1948
10 5 °F 1957
10 5 °F 1992
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 10 °F 1972
2 15 °F 2009
3 16 °F 1927
3 16 °F 1912
5 20 °F 1992
6 21 °F 1957
6 21 °F 2024
8 24 °F 1978
9 27 °F 2003
9 27 °F 1971
9 27 °F 1983
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/16?
For the date of Jan 16, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.89 inches which happened in 1935.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 16
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.89 inches 1935
2 0.97 inches 1947
3 0.60 inches 1907
4 0.59 inches 2022
5 0.57 inches 2013
6 0.50 inches 1944
7 0.46 inches 1941
8 0.42 inches 1950
9 0.40 inches 1924
10 0.27 inches 1991
10 0.27 inches 1916
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 16
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.3 inches 2018
2 3.1 inches 1956
3 3.0 inches 1944
4 2.7 inches 1978
5 2.4 inches 1959
6 1.8 inches 1965
7 1.7 inches 2022
8 1.6 inches 1984
9 1.5 inches 1917
10 1.3 inches 1977
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location