Charleston January 8 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of January 8.
January 8 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 72 °F 1937
Lowest temperature -4 °F 1968
Lowest daily high 7 °F 1970
Highest daily low 58 °F 1965
Most precipitation 1.34 inches 1913
Most snow 7.4 inches 1990
January 8 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 44.2 °F
Average low 26.9 °F
Chance precipitation 53.3%
Chance snow 22.8%
Charleston January 8 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 45 26 0.00 0.0
2023 42 27 0.00 0.0
2022 44 6 0.00 0.0
2021 36 31 0.00 0.0
2020 45 27 0.00 0.0
2019 63 44 0.12 0.0
2018 39 26 0.34 0.0
2017 19 6 0.00 0.0
2016 50 29 0.15 0.0
2015 29 3 0.00 0.0
2014 32 5 0.00 0.0
2013 55 22 0.00 0.0
2012 49 26 0.00 0.0
2011 31 18 0.19 2.9
2010 24 11 0.00 0.1
2009 33 25 0.08 1.8
2008 71 43 0.00 0.0
2007 53 32 0.19 0.0
2006 64 30 0.00 0.0
2005 57 40 0.28 0.0
2004 31 17 0.03 0.0
2003 56 38 0.00 0.0
2002 31 23 0.00 0.7
2001 35 26 0.01 0.0
2000 44 20 0.00 0.0
1999 51 25 0.97 0.0
1998 69 55 0.23 0.0
1997 32 18 0.00 0.0
1996 22 11 0.14 4.5
1995 37 28 0.00 0.0
1994 30 12 0.03 0.8
1993 43 36 0.18 0.0
1992 50 23 0.00 0.0
1991 43 33 0.01 0.0
1990 36 31 0.58 7.4
1989 66 34 0.25 0.0
1988 24 21 0.01 0.3
1987 38 33 0.00 0.0
1986 29 6 0.00 0.0
1985 36 21 0.03 0.4
1984 50 27 0.00 0.0
1983 37 24 0.00 0.0
1982 34 17 0.00 0.0
1981 28 4 0.00 0.0
1980 37 25 0.00 0.0
1979 29 9 0.12 1.7
1978 61 26 0.69 3.4
1977 29 -3 0.00 0.0
1976 35 8 0.20 3.4
1975 57 34 0.11 0.0
1974 44 22 0.08 0.0
1973 21 15 0.05 1.2
1972 46 24 0.00 0.0
1971 22 8 0.00 0.0
1970 7 1 0.00 0.0
1969 53 14 0.00 0.0
1968 16 -4 0.00 0.0
1967 54 28 0.07 0.0
1966 26 13 0.00 0.2
1965 68 58 0.00 0.0
1964 48 27 0.00 0.0
1963 35 29 0.03 0.6
1962 39 23 0.01 0.1
1961 37 23 0.04 0.4
1960 46 35 0.00 0.0
1959 37 20 0.00 0.0
1958 22 13 0.03 0.4
1957 37 22 0.23 0.0
1956 32 17 0.00 0.0
1955 46 22 0.00 0.0
1954 51 25 0.00 0.0
1953 61 37 0.34 0.0
1952 48 26 0.02 0.0
1951 21 16 0.00 0.0
1950 44 19 0.00 0.0
1949 55 44 0.00 0.0
1948 38 20 0.00 0.0
1947 42 33 0.00 0.0
1946 61 51 0.53 0.0
1945 48 37 0.20 0.0
1944 36 21 0.29 2.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 38 16 0.00 0.0
1940 34 14 0.30 2.0
1939 57 29 0.00 0.0
1938 41 28 0.00 0.0
1937 72 43 0.00 0.0
1936 47 36 0.00 0.0
1935 64 46 0.05 0.0
1934 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1933 n/a n/a 0.23 0.0
1932 51 38 0.00 0.0
1931 36 26 0.00 0.0
1930 70 38 0.04 0.0
1929 40 8 0.00 0.0
1928 60 29 0.00 0.0
1927 37 22 0.00 0.0
1926 31 23 0.24 2.5
1925 62 27 0.05 0.0
1924 60 20 0.00 n/a
1923 57 30 0.62 0.0
1922 48 27 0.00 0.0
1921 59 32 0.30 0.0
1920 45 15 0.30 0.0
1919 45 11 0.00 0.0
1918 43 11 0.00 0.0
1917 57 27 n/a n/a
1916 52 n/a 0.00 0.0
1915 43 24 0.00 n/a
1914 53 34 0.00 0.0
1913 66 34 1.34 0.0
1912 42 5 0.00 0.0
1911 n/a 28 0.00 0.0
1910 33 n/a 0.00 0.0
1909 37 22 0.00 0.0
1908 40 28 0.12 0.0
1907 71 57 0.16 0.0
1906 n/a 24 0.00 0.0
1905 30 24 0.05 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 1/8?
For the date of Jan 8, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 72 °F which happened in 1937.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on January 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 72 °F 1937
2 71 °F 1907
2 71 °F 2008
4 70 °F 1930
5 69 °F 1998
6 68 °F 1965
7 66 °F 1913
7 66 °F 1989
9 64 °F 2006
9 64 °F 1935
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 1/8?
For the date of Jan 8, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is -4 °F which happened in 1968.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on January 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 -4 °F 1968
2 -3 °F 1977
3 1 °F 1970
4 3 °F 2015
5 4 °F 1981
6 5 °F 1912
6 5 °F 2014
8 6 °F 2017
8 6 °F 1986
8 6 °F 2022
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on January 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 7 °F 1970
2 16 °F 1968
3 19 °F 2017
4 21 °F 1951
4 21 °F 1973
6 22 °F 1971
6 22 °F 1958
6 22 °F 1996
9 24 °F 2010
9 24 °F 1988
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 1/8?
For the date of Jan 8, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.34 inches which happened in 1913.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on January 8
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.34 inches 1913
2 0.97 inches 1999
3 0.69 inches 1978
4 0.62 inches 1923
5 0.58 inches 1990
6 0.53 inches 1946
7 0.34 inches 1953
7 0.34 inches 2018
9 0.30 inches 1921
9 0.30 inches 1920
9 0.30 inches 1940
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on January 8
Rank Precipitation Year
1 7.4 inches 1990
2 4.5 inches 1996
3 3.4 inches 1976
3 3.4 inches 1978
5 2.9 inches 2011
6 2.5 inches 1926
7 2.0 inches 1944
7 2.0 inches 1940
9 1.8 inches 2009
10 1.7 inches 1979
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location