Charleston March 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of March 3.
March 3 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 80 °F 1976
Lowest temperature 0 °F 1980
Lowest daily high 26 °F 2014
Highest daily low 60 °F 1976
Most precipitation 1.57 inches 1997
Most snow 9.0 inches 1942
March 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 52.4 °F
Average low 31.7 °F
Chance precipitation 50.9%
Chance snow 16.1%
Charleston March 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 73 46 0.00 0.0
2023 66 40 0.26 0.0
2022 61 36 0.01 0.0
2021 57 24 0.00 0.0
2020 64 46 0.31 0.0
2019 38 31 0.37 1.1
2018 48 26 0.00 0.0
2017 39 26 0.00 0.0
2016 40 22 0.27 2.0
2015 64 28 0.05 0.0
2014 26 7 0.46 5.0
2013 29 25 0.02 0.2
2012 59 39 0.00 0.0
2011 57 29 0.00 0.0
2010 34 30 0.01 0.3
2009 30 10 0.00 0.0
2008 75 50 0.00 0.0
2007 50 30 0.00 0.0
2006 39 27 0.00 0.0
2005 35 18 0.00 0.0
2004 61 36 0.09 0.0
2003 36 21 0.01 0.5
2002 55 23 0.00 0.0
2001 54 37 0.00 0.0
2000 48 24 0.00 0.0
1999 56 30 1.15 0.0
1998 37 31 0.02 0.7
1997 45 40 1.57 0.0
1996 34 16 0.07 1.4
1995 36 27 0.07 1.2
1994 43 28 0.16 2.0
1993 58 40 0.22 0.0
1992 77 54 0.00 0.0
1991 63 33 0.19 0.0
1990 54 31 0.00 0.0
1989 65 26 0.00 0.0
1988 61 42 0.02 0.0
1987 52 37 0.00 0.0
1986 41 35 0.09 0.2
1985 63 29 0.00 0.0
1984 43 16 0.00 0.0
1983 72 33 0.00 0.0
1982 44 30 0.11 0.0
1981 42 26 0.00 0.0
1980 33 0 0.00 0.0
1979 64 42 0.00 0.0
1978 35 21 0.17 0.6
1977 60 25 0.50 0.0
1976 80 60 0.00 0.0
1975 26 19 0.12 2.2
1974 78 55 0.00 0.0
1973 64 50 0.11 0.0
1972 35 22 0.11 1.0
1971 37 22 0.64 4.8
1970 72 48 0.02 0.0
1969 49 28 0.00 0.0
1968 31 15 0.00 0.0
1967 68 46 0.00 0.0
1966 67 47 0.02 0.0
1965 60 45 0.01 0.0
1964 57 43 0.10 0.0
1963 59 23 0.00 0.0
1962 52 23 0.00 0.0
1961 65 37 0.00 0.0
1960 33 19 0.21 2.8
1959 46 34 0.16 0.0
1958 52 32 0.00 0.0
1957 40 20 0.00 0.0
1956 60 36 0.13 0.0
1955 60 31 0.32 0.0
1954 46 24 0.08 0.0
1953 56 41 0.73 0.0
1952 59 38 0.22 0.0
1951 72 46 1.09 0.0
1950 34 7 0.00 0.0
1949 42 28 0.00 0.0
1948 67 47 0.00 0.0
1947 30 24 0.01 0.8
1946 55 33 0.00 0.0
1945 59 38 1.07 0.0
1944 65 28 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.10 2.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.55 9.0
1941 54 24 0.00 0.0
1940 70 43 0.21 0.0
1939 46 23 0.00 0.0
1938 47 31 0.00 0.0
1937 61 29 0.00 0.0
1936 58 38 0.00 0.0
1935 66 48 0.00 0.0
1934 62 34 0.55 n/a
1933 38 32 0.00 0.0
1932 67 36 0.00 0.0
1931 45 22 0.00 0.0
1930 34 14 0.04 0.5
1929 40 28 0.00 0.0
1928 44 30 0.00 0.0
1927 36 26 0.00 0.0
1926 32 18 0.00 0.0
1925 26 10 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a 35 0.00 0.0
1923 78 33 0.00 0.0
1922 40 30 0.20 0.0
1921 50 38 1.20 0.0
1920 52 20 0.00 0.0
1919 63 29 0.00 n/a
1918 55 27 0.00 0.0
1917 62 31 0.90 0.0
1916 53 27 0.25 3.0
1915 47 31 0.00 0.0
1914 40 22 0.00 0.0
1913 60 20 0.00 0.0
1912 36 25 0.00 0.0
1911 59 30 0.00 0.0
1910 63 40 0.00 0.0
1909 58 39 0.38 0.0
1908 46 32 0.00 0.0
1907 53 36 0.00 0.0
1906 70 40 0.10 0.0
1905 52 32 0.00 n/a
1904 68 32 0.66 0.0
1903 62 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 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 80 °F which happened in 1976.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 80 °F 1976
2 78 °F 1974
2 78 °F 1923
4 77 °F 1992
5 75 °F 2008
6 73 °F 2024
7 72 °F 1951
7 72 °F 1970
7 72 °F 1983
10 70 °F 1940
10 70 °F 1906
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 0 °F which happened in 1980.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 0 °F 1980
2 7 °F 2014
2 7 °F 1950
4 10 °F 2009
4 10 °F 1925
6 14 °F 1930
7 15 °F 1968
8 16 °F 1996
8 16 °F 1984
10 18 °F 1926
10 18 °F 2005
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on March 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 26 °F 1975
1 26 °F 1925
1 26 °F 2014
4 29 °F 2013
5 30 °F 2009
5 30 °F 1947
7 31 °F 1968
8 32 °F 1926
9 33 °F 1980
9 33 °F 1960
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 3/3?
For the date of Mar 3, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.57 inches which happened in 1997.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on March 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.57 inches 1997
2 1.20 inches 1921
3 1.15 inches 1999
4 1.09 inches 1951
5 1.07 inches 1945
6 0.90 inches 1917
7 0.73 inches 1953
8 0.66 inches 1904
9 0.64 inches 1971
10 0.55 inches 1942
10 0.55 inches 1934
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on March 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 9.0 inches 1942
2 5.0 inches 2014
3 4.8 inches 1971
4 3.0 inches 1916
5 2.8 inches 1960
6 2.2 inches 1975
7 2.0 inches 1943
7 2.0 inches 2016
7 2.0 inches 1994
10 1.4 inches 1996
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location