Charleston January 21 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 21.
January 21 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 76 °F 1920
Lowest temperature -15 °F 1985
Lowest daily high 8 °F 1985
Highest daily low 55 °F 1906
Most precipitation 1.19 inches 1933
Most snow 6.8 inches 2014
January 21 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 43.6 °F
Average low 25.7 °F
Chance precipitation 54.0%
Chance snow 24.3%
Charleston January 21 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 26 11 0.00 0.1
2023 39 27 0.00 0.0
2022 22 16 0.00 0.0
2021 44 26 0.00 0.0
2020 31 18 0.00 0.3
2019 19 4 0.00 0.0
2018 61 43 0.00 0.0
2017 64 44 0.00 0.0
2016 27 18 0.00 0.1
2015 49 32 0.00 0.0
2014 33 14 0.29 6.8
2013 38 19 0.00 0.0
2012 42 29 0.21 0.0
2011 27 12 0.00 0.3
2010 47 35 0.18 0.0
2009 27 14 0.00 0.1
2008 35 7 0.00 0.0
2007 36 26 0.43 0.8
2006 58 30 0.15 0.0
2005 30 20 0.01 0.3
2004 31 13 0.00 0.0
2003 30 19 0.00 0.0
2002 45 25 0.00 0.0
2001 27 15 0.00 3.7
2000 21 9 0.01 0.5
1999 54 36 0.40 0.0
1998 41 23 0.00 0.0
1997 60 22 0.00 0.0
1996 35 22 0.01 0.3
1995 31 24 0.04 0.6
1994 24 6 0.00 0.2
1993 54 43 0.54 0.0
1992 56 26 0.00 0.0
1991 35 20 0.12 1.8
1990 56 38 0.03 0.0
1989 36 20 0.00 0.0
1988 47 32 0.00 0.0
1987 34 29 0.00 0.0
1986 55 27 0.00 0.0
1985 8 -15 0.00 0.0
1984 15 -13 0.00 0.0
1983 39 26 0.09 0.0
1982 41 34 0.42 0.0
1981 40 34 0.32 0.0
1980 41 28 0.00 0.0
1979 44 33 0.57 2.7
1978 26 21 0.10 2.0
1977 22 16 0.05 1.6
1976 33 24 0.08 2.8
1975 43 15 0.00 0.0
1974 61 44 0.25 0.0
1973 55 28 0.00 0.0
1972 57 43 0.20 0.0
1971 41 17 0.00 0.0
1970 13 0 0.00 0.1
1969 53 37 0.01 0.0
1968 45 30 0.00 0.0
1967 56 26 0.00 0.0
1966 41 12 0.00 0.0
1965 49 17 0.00 0.0
1964 57 34 0.00 0.0
1963 21 5 0.02 0.2
1962 52 23 0.04 0.0
1961 19 8 0.04 1.0
1960 23 17 0.01 0.2
1959 73 41 0.59 0.0
1958 63 33 0.68 0.0
1957 65 39 0.05 0.0
1956 36 29 0.00 0.0
1955 47 20 0.15 0.0
1954 54 30 0.07 0.0
1953 50 39 0.80 0.0
1952 48 23 0.00 0.0
1951 42 27 0.05 0.0
1950 50 23 0.00 0.0
1949 45 28 0.43 0.0
1948 44 13 0.00 0.0
1947 61 28 0.18 0.0
1946 49 33 0.08 0.0
1945 39 27 0.00 0.0
1944 57 29 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 35 16 0.00 0.0
1940 23 n/a 0.00 0.0
1939 60 27 0.08 0.5
1938 57 32 0.26 0.0
1937 68 44 0.36 0.0
1936 35 7 0.00 0.0
1935 51 35 0.35 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 58 35 1.19 0.0
1932 65 28 0.00 0.0
1931 46 26 0.00 0.0
1930 32 14 0.00 0.0
1929 50 28 0.00 0.0
1928 32 18 0.00 0.0
1927 58 44 0.54 0.0
1926 50 20 0.00 0.0
1925 44 30 0.08 0.0
1924 40 4 0.00 n/a
1923 52 31 0.52 0.0
1922 46 34 0.40 0.0
1921 62 34 0.00 0.0
1920 76 28 0.35 0.0
1919 64 29 0.00 0.0
1918 37 -4 0.00 0.0
1917 63 28 0.25 n/a
1916 72 30 0.32 0.0
1915 32 n/a 0.06 1.0
1914 69 33 0.24 0.0
1913 69 30 0.84 0.0
1912 39 26 0.00 0.0
1911 59 46 0.08 0.0
1910 58 31 0.72 0.0
1909 65 33 0.00 0.0
1908 60 30 0.00 0.0
1907 40 20 0.00 0.0
1906 72 55 0.00 0.0
1905 46 32 0.00 0.0
1904 65 49 0.00 n/a
1903 50 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 1/21?
For the date of Jan 21, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 76 °F which happened in 1920.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 76 °F 1920
2 73 °F 1959
3 72 °F 1916
3 72 °F 1906
5 69 °F 1913
5 69 °F 1914
7 68 °F 1937
8 65 °F 1909
8 65 °F 1904
8 65 °F 1957
8 65 °F 1932
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/21?
For the date of Jan 21, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -15 °F which happened in 1985.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 -15 °F 1985
2 -13 °F 1984
3 -4 °F 1918
4 0 °F 1970
5 4 °F 1924
5 4 °F 2019
7 5 °F 1963
8 6 °F 1994
9 7 °F 2008
9 7 °F 1936
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 21
Rank Temperature Year
1 8 °F 1985
2 13 °F 1970
3 15 °F 1984
4 19 °F 2019
4 19 °F 1961
6 21 °F 1963
6 21 °F 2000
8 22 °F 2022
8 22 °F 1977
10 23 °F 1940
10 23 °F 1960
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/21?
For the date of Jan 21, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.19 inches which happened in 1933.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 21
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.19 inches 1933
2 0.84 inches 1913
3 0.80 inches 1953
4 0.72 inches 1910
5 0.68 inches 1958
6 0.59 inches 1959
7 0.57 inches 1979
8 0.54 inches 1993
8 0.54 inches 1927
10 0.52 inches 1923
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 21
Rank Precipitation Year
1 6.8 inches 2014
2 3.7 inches 2001
3 2.8 inches 1976
4 2.7 inches 1979
5 2.0 inches 1978
6 1.8 inches 1991
7 1.6 inches 1977
8 1.0 inches 1961
8 1.0 inches 1915
10 0.8 inches 2007
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location