Charleston May 23 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of May 23.
May 23 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 92 °F 1925
Lowest temperature 34 °F 1963
Lowest daily high 58 °F 1892
Highest daily low 69 °F 2019
Most precipitation 1.52 inches 1913
Most snow none -
May 23 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 77.3 °F
Average low 55.1 °F
Chance precipitation 43.6%
Chance snow 0%
Charleston May 23 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 79 67 0.00 0.0
2023 78 52 0.00 0.0
2022 64 56 0.49 0.0
2021 87 58 0.00 0.0
2020 82 58 0.00 0.0
2019 84 69 0.33 0.0
2018 78 58 0.84 0.0
2017 70 52 0.26 0.0
2016 75 51 0.00 0.0
2015 79 47 0.00 0.0
2014 74 54 0.00 0.0
2013 78 59 0.30 0.0
2012 77 60 0.06 0.0
2011 85 61 0.17 0.0
2010 82 59 0.00 0.0
2009 86 57 0.00 0.0
2008 70 49 0.02 0.0
2007 87 59 0.00 0.0
2006 71 38 0.00 0.0
2005 75 52 0.15 0.0
2004 86 65 0.00 0.0
2003 75 51 0.00 0.0
2002 75 37 0.00 0.0
2001 70 44 0.01 0.0
2000 75 56 0.42 0.0
1999 74 60 0.15 0.0
1998 69 56 0.47 0.0
1997 74 39 0.00 0.0
1996 84 50 0.00 0.0
1995 84 45 0.00 0.0
1994 86 56 0.00 0.0
1993 76 43 0.00 0.0
1992 85 51 0.00 0.0
1991 87 62 0.00 0.0
1990 69 50 0.00 0.0
1989 66 55 0.66 0.0
1988 84 62 0.39 0.0
1987 87 62 0.00 0.0
1986 72 43 0.02 0.0
1985 64 60 0.38 0.0
1984 75 55 0.64 0.0
1983 77 60 0.01 0.0
1982 83 62 0.50 0.0
1981 84 47 0.00 0.0
1980 81 63 0.38 0.0
1979 69 60 0.59 0.0
1978 77 58 1.20 0.0
1977 85 61 0.00 0.0
1976 74 50 0.00 0.0
1975 79 63 0.10 0.0
1974 79 61 0.52 0.0
1973 73 59 0.53 0.0
1972 81 53 0.00 0.0
1971 80 37 0.00 0.0
1970 90 60 0.00 0.0
1969 75 60 0.00 0.0
1968 67 52 0.35 0.0
1967 72 39 0.00 0.0
1966 90 49 0.00 0.0
1965 86 62 0.81 0.0
1964 90 60 0.00 0.0
1963 61 34 0.00 0.0
1962 88 60 0.00 0.0
1961 66 36 0.00 0.0
1960 70 57 0.01 0.0
1959 81 64 0.16 0.0
1958 68 53 1.04 0.0
1957 88 62 0.00 0.0
1956 72 49 0.31 0.0
1955 79 64 0.58 0.0
1954 76 44 0.00 0.0
1953 80 61 0.05 0.0
1952 89 50 0.00 0.0
1951 64 49 0.43 0.0
1950 77 59 0.07 0.0
1949 76 58 0.00 0.0
1948 70 43 0.00 0.0
1947 78 59 0.00 0.0
1946 75 45 0.00 0.0
1945 79 48 0.19 0.0
1944 87 65 0.20 0.0
1943 76 50 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.39 0.0
1941 90 52 0.00 0.0
1940 87 52 0.00 0.0
1939 91 61 0.01 0.0
1938 86 60 0.00 0.0
1937 65 43 0.34 0.0
1936 87 54 0.00 0.0
1935 70 53 0.05 0.0
1934 77 56 0.00 0.0
1933 84 56 0.00 0.0
1932 76 46 0.00 0.0
1931 70 46 0.30 0.0
1930 90 54 0.00 0.0
1929 76 42 0.00 0.0
1928 86 56 0.00 0.0
1927 90 65 0.00 0.0
1926 84 45 0.08 0.0
1925 92 66 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1923 75 49 0.30 0.0
1922 90 58 0.00 0.0
1921 92 59 0.00 0.0
1920 86 55 0.00 0.0
1919 72 49 0.30 n/a
1918 84 60 0.60 0.0
1917 84 n/a n/a 0.0
1916 83 61 0.44 0.0
1915 85 59 0.35 0.0
1914 81 57 0.00 0.0
1913 68 52 1.52 0.0
1912 88 57 0.00 0.0
1911 85 67 0.00 0.0
1910 85 63 0.00 0.0
1909 73 50 0.00 0.0
1908 85 62 0.12 0.0
1907 85 51 0.00 n/a
1906 86 60 0.00 n/a
1905 79 53 0.00 n/a
1904 85 57 0.00 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 58 48 0.08 n/a
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 5/23?
For the date of May 23, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 92 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1925.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on May 23
Rank Temperature Year
1 92 °F 1925
1 92 °F 1921
3 91 °F 1939
4 90 °F 1922
4 90 °F 1927
4 90 °F 1930
4 90 °F 1941
4 90 °F 1970
4 90 °F 1966
4 90 °F 1964
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 5/23?
For the date of May 23, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 34 °F which happened in 1963.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on May 23
Rank Temperature Year
1 34 °F 1963
2 36 °F 1961
3 37 °F 1971
3 37 °F 2002
5 38 °F 2006
6 39 °F 1967
6 39 °F 1997
8 42 °F 1929
9 43 °F 1986
9 43 °F 1948
9 43 °F 1993
9 43 °F 1937
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on May 23
Rank Temperature Year
1 58 °F 1892
2 61 °F 1963
3 64 °F 1985
3 64 °F 2022
3 64 °F 1951
6 65 °F 1937
7 66 °F 1961
7 66 °F 1989
9 67 °F 1968
10 68 °F 1958
10 68 °F 1913
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 5/23?
For the date of May 23, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.52 inches which happened in 1913.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on May 23
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.52 inches 1913
2 1.20 inches 1978
3 1.04 inches 1958
4 0.84 inches 2018
5 0.81 inches 1965
6 0.66 inches 1989
7 0.64 inches 1984
8 0.60 inches 1918
9 0.59 inches 1979
10 0.58 inches 1955
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location