Charleston May 15 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of May 15.
May 15 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 92 °F 2018
Lowest temperature 35 °F 1920
Lowest daily high 54 °F 1959
Highest daily low 68 °F 1892
Most precipitation 1.34 inches 1996
Most snow none -
May 15 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 75.6 °F
Average low 52.9 °F
Chance precipitation 46.6%
Chance snow 0%
Charleston May 15 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 73 61 0.19 0.0
2023 70 57 0.05 0.0
2022 84 59 0.00 0.0
2021 74 38 0.00 0.0
2020 83 55 0.02 0.0
2019 71 39 0.00 0.0
2018 92 64 0.16 0.0
2017 78 55 0.00 0.0
2016 59 43 0.00 0.0
2015 83 57 0.00 0.0
2014 76 51 0.45 0.0
2013 88 60 0.00 0.0
2012 75 57 0.00 0.0
2011 65 55 0.08 0.0
2010 78 60 0.01 0.0
2009 84 58 0.00 0.0
2008 66 59 0.48 0.0
2007 85 55 0.00 0.0
2006 56 43 0.10 0.0
2005 70 52 0.00 0.0
2004 83 61 0.13 0.0
2003 67 52 0.84 0.0
2002 72 42 0.00 0.0
2001 75 52 0.19 0.0
2000 68 41 0.00 0.0
1999 77 45 0.00 0.0
1998 87 56 0.00 0.0
1997 63 41 0.13 0.0
1996 61 50 1.34 0.0
1995 76 53 0.00 0.0
1994 76 64 0.66 0.0
1993 82 49 0.00 0.0
1992 79 55 1.26 0.0
1991 90 65 0.00 0.0
1990 84 58 0.00 0.0
1989 65 50 0.53 0.0
1988 87 57 0.00 0.0
1987 72 51 0.45 0.0
1986 83 58 0.00 0.0
1985 79 64 0.97 0.0
1984 65 39 0.00 0.0
1983 75 51 0.60 0.0
1982 90 53 0.00 0.0
1981 59 49 0.02 0.0
1980 68 40 0.00 0.0
1979 72 48 0.06 0.0
1978 58 47 0.00 0.0
1977 81 54 0.00 0.0
1976 76 58 0.23 0.0
1975 70 56 0.60 0.0
1974 81 62 0.00 0.0
1973 61 43 0.00 0.0
1972 72 54 0.54 0.0
1971 74 44 0.00 0.0
1970 86 59 0.13 0.0
1969 82 49 0.00 0.0
1968 84 59 0.00 0.0
1967 66 47 0.89 0.0
1966 75 53 0.00 0.0
1965 87 45 0.00 0.0
1964 75 45 0.00 0.0
1963 72 49 0.13 0.0
1962 91 63 0.00 0.0
1961 87 65 0.03 0.0
1960 80 45 0.00 0.0
1959 54 42 0.10 0.0
1958 85 49 0.00 0.0
1957 85 62 0.55 0.0
1956 68 56 0.35 0.0
1955 79 48 0.00 0.0
1954 66 50 0.02 0.0
1953 72 63 0.45 0.0
1952 78 62 0.16 0.0
1951 87 48 0.00 0.0
1950 71 55 0.86 0.0
1949 84 55 0.00 0.0
1948 66 49 0.00 0.0
1947 82 53 0.00 0.0
1946 77 55 0.33 0.0
1945 89 56 0.01 0.0
1944 89 59 0.00 0.0
1943 74 56 0.03 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.89 0.0
1941 86 55 0.00 0.0
1940 80 53 0.00 0.0
1939 73 43 0.00 0.0
1938 62 49 0.65 0.0
1937 61 48 0.00 0.0
1936 76 41 0.00 0.0
1935 74 53 0.23 0.0
1934 68 59 0.60 0.0
1933 89 57 0.40 0.0
1932 73 52 0.00 0.0
1931 70 42 0.00 0.0
1930 80 56 0.14 0.0
1929 80 64 0.02 0.0
1928 80 46 0.00 0.0
1927 62 48 0.40 0.0
1926 76 52 0.06 0.0
1925 78 48 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1923 91 50 0.00 0.0
1922 78 47 0.00 0.0
1921 82 41 0.00 0.0
1920 59 35 0.00 0.0
1919 80 49 n/a n/a
1918 85 46 0.00 0.0
1917 78 42 n/a 0.0
1916 92 56 0.00 0.0
1915 83 57 0.00 0.0
1914 70 45 0.00 0.0
1913 84 58 0.10 0.0
1912 69 43 0.00 0.0
1911 89 56 0.00 0.0
1910 66 37 0.00 0.0
1909 86 50 0.00 0.0
1908 89 65 0.10 0.0
1907 86 63 0.00 n/a
1906 86 57 0.00 n/a
1905 79 65 0.00 n/a
1904 60 41 0.45 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
1892 91 68 0.20 n/a
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 5/15?
For the date of May 15, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 92 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2018.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on May 15
Rank Temperature Year
1 92 °F 1916
1 92 °F 2018
3 91 °F 1923
3 91 °F 1892
3 91 °F 1962
6 90 °F 1991
6 90 °F 1982
8 89 °F 1944
8 89 °F 1911
8 89 °F 1933
8 89 °F 1908
8 89 °F 1945
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 5/15?
For the date of May 15, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 35 °F which happened in 1920.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on May 15
Rank Temperature Year
1 35 °F 1920
2 37 °F 1910
3 38 °F 2021
4 39 °F 1984
4 39 °F 2019
6 40 °F 1980
7 41 °F 1997
7 41 °F 1936
7 41 °F 1921
7 41 °F 2000
7 41 °F 1904
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on May 15
Rank Temperature Year
1 54 °F 1959
2 56 °F 2006
3 58 °F 1978
4 59 °F 2016
4 59 °F 1920
4 59 °F 1981
7 60 °F 1904
8 61 °F 1996
8 61 °F 1937
8 61 °F 1973
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 5/15?
For the date of May 15, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.34 inches which happened in 1996.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on May 15
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.34 inches 1996
2 1.26 inches 1992
3 0.97 inches 1985
4 0.89 inches 1942
4 0.89 inches 1967
6 0.86 inches 1950
7 0.84 inches 2003
8 0.66 inches 1994
9 0.65 inches 1938
10 0.60 inches 1934
10 0.60 inches 1975
10 0.60 inches 1983
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location