Charleston March 5 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of March 5.
March 5 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 83 °F 1992
Lowest temperature 5 °F 1978
Lowest daily high 23 °F 1960
Highest daily low 56 °F 1955
Most precipitation 1.45 inches 1989
Most snow 8.1 inches 2015
March 5 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 53.1 °F
Average low 32.3 °F
Chance precipitation 50.8%
Chance snow 14.8%
Charleston March 5 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 76 52 0.00 0.0
2023 61 30 0.00 0.0
2022 79 38 0.00 0.0
2021 43 22 0.00 0.0
2020 62 31 0.00 0.0
2019 29 15 0.01 0.4
2018 51 26 0.00 0.0
2017 66 24 0.00 0.0
2016 49 32 0.40 0.0
2015 32 17 0.53 8.1
2014 45 21 0.00 0.0
2013 52 31 0.52 0.1
2012 36 28 0.24 3.2
2011 59 54 0.25 0.0
2010 45 24 0.00 0.0
2009 65 23 0.00 0.0
2008 46 35 0.00 0.0
2007 51 28 0.00 0.0
2006 50 19 0.00 0.0
2005 42 33 0.41 0.0
2004 81 54 1.02 0.0
2003 62 46 0.01 0.0
2002 49 14 0.00 0.3
2001 36 23 0.13 0.0
2000 67 34 0.00 0.0
1999 54 25 0.00 0.0
1998 40 28 0.00 0.7
1997 58 37 0.51 0.0
1996 60 49 0.25 0.0
1995 50 30 0.22 0.0
1994 56 37 0.00 0.0
1993 39 32 0.19 0.7
1992 83 48 0.00 0.0
1991 58 30 0.00 0.0
1990 64 25 0.00 0.0
1989 65 38 1.45 0.0
1988 50 29 0.00 0.0
1987 56 25 0.00 0.0
1986 46 32 0.00 0.0
1985 54 32 0.01 0.0
1984 59 37 0.32 0.0
1983 80 46 0.00 0.0
1982 55 33 0.02 0.0
1981 42 34 0.20 0.0
1980 52 32 0.55 0.0
1979 63 44 0.04 0.0
1978 35 5 0.00 0.0
1977 58 44 0.00 0.0
1976 75 48 0.10 0.0
1975 49 14 0.00 0.0
1974 72 49 0.21 0.0
1973 75 54 0.10 0.0
1972 39 26 0.07 0.0
1971 45 16 0.00 0.0
1970 54 31 0.06 0.0
1969 49 17 0.00 0.0
1968 59 35 0.00 0.0
1967 74 44 0.49 0.0
1966 53 30 0.01 0.3
1965 33 28 0.00 0.2
1964 74 41 0.37 0.0
1963 63 50 0.61 0.0
1962 44 25 0.51 4.1
1961 72 54 0.02 0.0
1960 23 10 0.01 0.3
1959 54 28 0.43 0.0
1958 56 23 0.00 0.0
1957 54 25 0.00 0.0
1956 72 36 0.00 0.0
1955 74 56 1.09 0.0
1954 34 18 0.00 0.0
1953 48 32 0.00 0.0
1952 40 25 0.00 0.0
1951 65 33 0.00 0.0
1950 60 30 0.00 0.0
1949 67 47 0.05 0.0
1948 38 21 0.00 0.0
1947 34 27 0.06 0.6
1946 77 37 0.00 0.0
1945 66 41 0.06 0.0
1944 65 29 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a n/a 0.32 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.03 0.0
1941 39 17 0.10 0.0
1940 n/a 22 0.09 0.0
1939 65 35 0.30 0.0
1938 78 35 0.02 0.0
1937 53 33 0.00 0.0
1936 72 43 0.00 0.0
1935 71 53 0.04 0.0
1934 65 38 0.14 n/a
1933 n/a n/a 0.21 0.0
1932 45 41 0.00 0.0
1931 48 31 0.08 0.0
1930 44 24 0.00 0.0
1929 50 38 0.84 0.0
1928 56 25 0.00 0.0
1927 49 20 0.00 0.0
1926 33 18 0.00 0.0
1925 56 34 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a n/a 0.35 0.0
1923 59 38 0.00 0.0
1922 61 30 0.40 0.0
1921 56 33 0.00 0.0
1920 54 12 0.30 0.0
1919 62 32 0.80 0.0
1918 76 41 0.87 0.0
1917 58 25 0.38 1.0
1916 51 14 0.00 0.0
1915 50 38 0.60 0.0
1914 47 33 0.02 0.0
1913 51 30 0.14 0.0
1912 37 26 0.00 0.0
1911 56 24 0.00 0.0
1910 70 45 0.00 0.0
1909 45 25 0.00 0.0
1908 56 40 0.32 0.0
1907 46 32 0.34 0.5
1906 64 30 0.00 0.0
1905 67 27 0.00 n/a
1904 60 22 0.00 0.0
1903 74 43 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 3/5?
For the date of Mar 5, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 83 °F which happened in 1992.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on March 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 83 °F 1992
2 81 °F 2004
3 80 °F 1983
4 79 °F 2022
5 78 °F 1938
6 77 °F 1946
7 76 °F 1918
7 76 °F 2024
9 75 °F 1976
9 75 °F 1973
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 3/5?
For the date of Mar 5, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 5 °F which happened in 1978.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on March 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 5 °F 1978
2 10 °F 1960
3 12 °F 1920
4 14 °F 2002
4 14 °F 1975
4 14 °F 1916
7 15 °F 2019
8 16 °F 1971
9 17 °F 2015
9 17 °F 1969
9 17 °F 1941
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on March 5
Rank Temperature Year
1 23 °F 1960
2 29 °F 2019
3 32 °F 2015
4 33 °F 1965
4 33 °F 1926
6 34 °F 1947
6 34 °F 1954
8 35 °F 1978
9 36 °F 2012
9 36 °F 2001
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 3/5?
For the date of Mar 5, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.45 inches which happened in 1989.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on March 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.45 inches 1989
2 1.09 inches 1955
3 1.02 inches 2004
4 0.87 inches 1918
5 0.84 inches 1929
6 0.80 inches 1919
7 0.61 inches 1963
8 0.60 inches 1915
9 0.55 inches 1980
10 0.53 inches 2015
All-Time Most Snow in Charleston on March 5
Rank Precipitation Year
1 8.1 inches 2015
2 4.1 inches 1962
3 3.2 inches 2012
4 1.0 inches 1917
5 0.7 inches 1998
5 0.7 inches 1993
7 0.6 inches 1947
8 0.5 inches 1907
9 0.4 inches 2019
10 0.3 inches 2002
10 0.3 inches 1966
10 0.3 inches 1960
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location