Charleston January 4 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 4.
January 4 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 74 °F 1993
Lowest temperature -9 °F 1918
Lowest daily high 14 °F 1981
Highest daily low 61 °F 2004
Most precipitation 1.66 inches 1994
Most snow 15.5 inches 1994
January 4 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 45.2 °F
Average low 27.8 °F
Chance precipitation 53.1%
Chance snow 20.1%
Charleston January 4 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 38 26 0.00 0.0
2023 69 50 0.02 0.0
2022 50 22 0.00 0.0
2021 42 30 0.00 0.0
2020 56 33 0.52 0.2
2019 54 31 0.03 0.0
2018 24 14 0.00 0.1
2017 54 27 0.09 0.0
2016 35 22 0.00 0.0
2015 65 38 0.64 0.0
2014 46 6 0.00 0.0
2013 36 30 0.00 0.0
2012 38 12 0.00 0.0
2011 47 20 0.00 0.0
2010 23 18 0.03 3.7
2009 64 39 0.26 0.0
2008 40 6 0.00 0.0
2007 67 28 0.02 0.0
2006 63 44 0.00 0.0
2005 63 57 0.48 0.0
2004 70 61 0.07 0.0
2003 33 27 0.00 0.0
2002 34 20 0.00 0.0
2001 29 25 0.01 0.0
2000 70 31 0.43 0.0
1999 20 14 0.00 0.7
1998 66 43 0.00 0.0
1997 73 58 0.00 0.0
1996 29 18 0.01 0.5
1995 28 12 0.05 0.8
1994 36 25 1.66 15.5
1993 74 54 0.06 0.0
1992 52 44 0.00 0.0
1991 37 22 0.00 0.0
1990 61 40 0.31 0.0
1989 31 19 0.04 1.5
1988 34 19 0.06 0.9
1987 35 25 0.00 0.0
1986 54 27 0.00 0.0
1985 39 32 0.59 5.0
1984 45 28 0.14 0.0
1983 50 17 0.00 0.0
1982 63 33 0.33 0.0
1981 14 3 0.00 0.0
1980 35 30 0.20 2.0
1979 29 13 0.00 0.0
1978 43 10 0.00 0.0
1977 32 25 0.00 0.0
1976 29 10 0.07 3.7
1975 41 23 0.00 0.0
1974 33 28 0.03 0.0
1973 56 39 0.00 0.0
1972 48 41 0.74 0.0
1971 50 38 0.63 0.0
1970 30 20 0.00 0.0
1969 18 6 0.00 0.0
1968 32 11 0.08 0.4
1967 41 25 0.00 0.0
1966 47 18 0.00 0.0
1965 41 19 0.00 0.0
1964 47 28 0.00 0.0
1963 44 28 0.00 0.0
1962 58 43 0.00 0.0
1961 33 25 0.00 0.0
1960 35 28 0.00 0.0
1959 45 8 0.02 0.4
1958 26 8 0.00 0.0
1957 49 38 0.02 0.0
1956 40 24 0.00 0.0
1955 51 44 0.61 0.0
1954 47 30 0.00 0.0
1953 28 22 0.01 0.4
1952 48 27 0.98 0.0
1951 62 31 0.30 0.0
1950 74 54 0.14 0.0
1949 56 37 0.03 0.0
1948 37 31 0.00 0.0
1947 61 38 0.00 0.0
1946 40 32 0.11 0.2
1945 42 24 0.00 0.0
1944 45 35 0.10 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.04 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.01 3.3
1941 42 27 0.00 0.0
1940 34 11 0.00 0.0
1939 70 33 0.00 0.0
1938 44 24 0.00 0.0
1937 58 26 0.00 0.0
1936 44 33 0.12 0.0
1935 50 21 0.00 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 56 35 0.00 0.0
1932 44 33 0.00 0.0
1931 52 24 0.00 0.0
1930 52 26 0.00 0.0
1929 40 15 0.00 0.0
1928 19 -4 0.00 0.0
1927 48 38 0.00 0.0
1926 49 41 0.06 0.0
1925 42 32 0.00 0.0
1924 55 23 0.18 n/a
1923 52 24 0.15 0.0
1922 62 15 0.10 0.0
1921 61 35 0.00 0.0
1920 35 2 0.00 0.0
1919 53 5 0.10 1.5
1918 37 -9 0.00 0.0
1917 62 30 0.12 n/a
1916 60 n/a 0.00 0.0
1915 45 28 0.00 n/a
1914 36 34 0.58 0.0
1913 46 25 0.08 3.5
1912 35 29 0.00 0.0
1911 26 14 0.30 0.0
1910 37 20 0.20 0.0
1909 66 36 0.00 0.0
1908 49 35 0.00 0.0
1907 70 40 0.32 0.0
1906 n/a 36 0.00 0.0
1905 28 10 0.00 0.0
1904 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1903 n/a n/a 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 1/4?
For the date of Jan 4, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 74 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1993.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 74 °F 1993
1 74 °F 1950
3 73 °F 1997
4 70 °F 2000
4 70 °F 1939
4 70 °F 2004
4 70 °F 1907
8 69 °F 2023
9 67 °F 2007
10 66 °F 1998
10 66 °F 1909
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/4?
For the date of Jan 4, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -9 °F which happened in 1918.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 -9 °F 1918
2 -4 °F 1928
3 2 °F 1920
4 3 °F 1981
5 5 °F 1919
6 6 °F 1969
6 6 °F 2008
6 6 °F 2014
9 8 °F 1958
9 8 °F 1959
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 14 °F 1981
2 18 °F 1969
3 19 °F 1928
4 20 °F 1999
5 23 °F 2010
6 24 °F 2018
7 26 °F 1911
7 26 °F 1958
9 28 °F 1905
9 28 °F 1953
9 28 °F 1995
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/4?
For the date of Jan 4, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.66 inches which happened in 1994.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 4
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.66 inches 1994
2 0.98 inches 1952
3 0.74 inches 1972
4 0.64 inches 2015
5 0.63 inches 1971
6 0.61 inches 1955
7 0.59 inches 1985
8 0.58 inches 1914
9 0.52 inches 2020
10 0.48 inches 2005
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 4
Rank Precipitation Year
1 15.5 inches 1994
2 5.0 inches 1985
3 3.7 inches 1976
3 3.7 inches 2010
5 3.5 inches 1913
6 3.3 inches 1942
7 2.0 inches 1980
8 1.5 inches 1919
8 1.5 inches 1989
10 0.9 inches 1988
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location