Charleston January 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 17.
January 17 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 66 °F 2017
Lowest temperature -13 °F 1982
Lowest daily high 6 °F 1982
Highest daily low 52 °F 1913
Most precipitation 0.95 inches 1994
Most snow 10.5 inches 1994
January 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 43.5 °F
Average low 26.0 °F
Chance precipitation 54.7%
Chance snow 24.3%
Charleston January 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 24 7 0.00 0.0
2023 58 39 0.41 0.0
2022 31 26 0.34 4.3
2021 38 33 0.01 0.0
2020 36 26 0.00 0.0
2019 41 33 0.13 0.0
2018 13 7 0.00 0.2
2017 66 49 0.34 0.0
2016 33 18 0.02 1.0
2015 59 20 0.00 0.0
2014 48 21 0.07 0.1
2013 37 31 0.00 0.0
2012 61 39 0.44 0.0
2011 46 30 0.09 0.0
2010 48 41 0.67 0.0
2009 38 -2 0.00 0.0
2008 44 32 0.16 0.0
2007 33 19 0.00 0.0
2006 58 41 0.54 0.0
2005 22 11 0.00 0.0
2004 39 20 0.13 0.0
2003 23 11 0.04 3.7
2002 49 33 0.00 0.0
2001 40 30 0.00 0.0
2000 30 17 0.00 0.0
1999 57 27 0.00 0.0
1998 39 32 0.13 0.0
1997 20 6 0.00 0.3
1996 62 41 0.00 0.0
1995 45 31 0.00 0.0
1994 33 16 0.95 10.5
1993 46 33 0.00 0.0
1992 36 20 0.00 0.0
1991 40 36 0.02 0.0
1990 63 39 0.01 0.0
1989 50 25 0.00 0.0
1988 51 29 0.20 0.0
1987 42 33 0.00 0.0
1986 62 35 0.02 0.0
1985 36 27 0.30 2.5
1984 34 27 0.00 0.0
1983 30 17 0.11 2.3
1982 6 -13 0.00 0.0
1981 24 19 0.04 0.4
1980 58 46 0.19 0.0
1979 51 28 0.07 0.0
1978 34 24 0.56 2.2
1977 6 -10 0.00 0.0
1976 28 13 0.01 0.1
1975 35 4 0.00 0.0
1974 62 46 0.00 0.0
1973 63 27 0.00 0.0
1972 43 7 0.00 0.0
1971 28 24 0.04 1.1
1970 50 31 0.05 0.0
1969 55 35 0.03 0.0
1968 40 6 0.00 0.0
1967 41 24 0.00 0.0
1966 23 10 0.00 0.2
1965 21 6 0.01 0.3
1964 43 19 0.00 0.0
1963 49 16 0.00 0.0
1962 33 20 0.00 0.0
1961 41 33 0.00 0.0
1960 39 24 0.00 0.0
1959 16 8 0.00 0.1
1958 29 24 0.00 0.2
1957 19 -5 0.00 0.0
1956 29 17 0.00 0.0
1955 39 22 0.00 0.0
1954 31 17 0.03 0.0
1953 62 34 0.31 0.0
1952 63 48 0.47 0.0
1951 61 30 0.00 0.0
1950 51 24 0.03 0.0
1949 63 40 0.25 0.0
1948 41 20 0.11 1.5
1947 58 34 0.14 0.0
1946 37 19 0.00 0.0
1945 33 26 0.01 0.0
1944 50 25 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.45 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 55 39 0.01 0.0
1940 41 25 0.00 0.0
1939 46 28 0.00 0.0
1938 60 30 0.02 0.0
1937 55 34 0.00 0.0
1936 55 33 0.04 0.0
1935 59 37 0.00 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 60 28 0.01 0.0
1932 59 43 0.00 0.0
1931 40 19 0.00 0.0
1930 30 22 0.00 0.0
1929 44 25 0.00 0.0
1928 66 38 0.02 0.0
1927 36 -2 0.00 0.0
1926 61 34 0.00 0.0
1925 48 39 0.34 0.0
1924 54 30 0.23 n/a
1923 42 10 0.00 0.0
1922 49 20 0.00 0.0
1921 52 22 0.00 0.0
1920 38 29 0.60 0.0
1919 52 25 0.00 0.0
1918 40 19 0.15 1.0
1917 49 10 n/a n/a
1916 49 6 0.24 3.0
1915 64 51 0.04 n/a
1914 57 37 0.00 0.0
1913 66 52 0.00 0.0
1912 50 6 0.00 0.0
1911 35 30 0.11 4.0
1910 47 34 0.10 0.0
1909 44 33 0.28 0.0
1908 48 25 0.08 0.0
1907 65 40 0.52 0.0
1906 63 30 0.00 0.0
1905 45 18 0.00 0.0
1904 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1903 51 30 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 1/17?
For the date of Jan 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 66 °F which has happened 3 times, most recently in 2017.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 66 °F 2017
1 66 °F 1913
1 66 °F 1928
4 65 °F 1907
5 64 °F 1915
6 63 °F 1906
6 63 °F 1973
6 63 °F 1952
6 63 °F 1949
6 63 °F 1990
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/17?
For the date of Jan 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -13 °F which happened in 1982.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 -13 °F 1982
2 -10 °F 1977
3 -5 °F 1957
4 -2 °F 1927
4 -2 °F 2009
6 4 °F 1975
7 6 °F 1912
7 6 °F 1916
7 6 °F 1968
7 6 °F 1965
7 6 °F 1997
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 6 °F 1982
1 6 °F 1977
3 13 °F 2018
4 16 °F 1959
5 19 °F 1957
6 20 °F 1997
7 21 °F 1965
8 22 °F 2005
9 23 °F 2003
9 23 °F 1966
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/17?
For the date of Jan 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 0.95 inches which happened in 1994.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.95 inches 1994
2 0.67 inches 2010
3 0.60 inches 1920
4 0.56 inches 1978
5 0.54 inches 2006
6 0.52 inches 1907
7 0.47 inches 1952
8 0.45 inches 1943
9 0.44 inches 2012
10 0.41 inches 2023
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 10.5 inches 1994
2 4.3 inches 2022
3 4.0 inches 1911
4 3.7 inches 2003
5 3.0 inches 1916
6 2.5 inches 1985
7 2.3 inches 1983
8 2.2 inches 1978
9 1.5 inches 1948
10 1.1 inches 1971
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location