Charleston May 4 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of May 4.
May 4 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 91 °F 1919
Lowest temperature 29 °F 1986
Lowest daily high 50 °F 2011
Highest daily low 69 °F 1905
Most precipitation 1.95 inches 2009
Most snow none -
May 4 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 72.9 °F
Average low 49.5 °F
Chance precipitation 49.1%
Chance snow 0.1%
Charleston May 4 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 73 64 0.28 0.0
2023 64 41 0.00 0.0
2022 69 57 0.38 0.0
2021 77 58 0.00 0.0
2020 73 52 0.00 0.0
2019 74 63 1.48 0.0
2018 82 63 0.17 0.0
2017 67 49 0.09 0.0
2016 66 49 0.42 0.0
2015 84 46 0.00 0.0
2014 78 45 0.00 0.0
2013 73 50 0.00 0.0
2012 78 63 0.51 0.0
2011 50 41 0.19 0.0
2010 78 53 0.00 0.0
2009 66 54 1.95 0.0
2008 68 47 0.00 0.0
2007 77 53 0.00 0.0
2006 83 49 0.02 0.0
2005 62 36 0.00 0.0
2004 63 33 0.03 0.0
2003 67 46 0.01 0.0
2002 57 37 0.10 0.0
2001 85 57 0.00 0.0
2000 82 60 0.00 0.0
1999 81 40 0.00 0.0
1998 67 47 0.43 0.0
1997 64 43 0.04 0.0
1996 81 58 1.12 0.0
1995 58 49 0.52 0.0
1994 54 46 0.05 0.0
1993 72 64 0.02 0.0
1992 60 42 0.01 0.0
1991 75 57 0.00 0.0
1990 80 59 0.32 0.0
1989 72 37 0.22 0.0
1988 65 49 0.86 0.0
1987 57 46 0.67 0.0
1986 72 29 0.00 0.0
1985 75 37 0.00 0.0
1984 59 52 0.41 0.0
1983 64 46 0.29 0.0
1982 80 41 0.00 0.0
1981 81 40 0.00 0.0
1980 80 46 0.00 0.0
1979 71 45 0.68 0.0
1978 63 48 0.99 0.0
1977 72 62 0.06 0.0
1976 63 40 0.00 0.0
1975 67 53 0.00 0.0
1974 67 44 0.00 0.0
1973 56 45 0.00 0.0
1972 64 47 0.03 0.0
1971 63 36 0.00 0.0
1970 70 43 0.00 0.0
1969 85 50 0.00 0.0
1968 71 49 0.23 0.0
1967 65 36 0.00 0.0
1966 63 39 0.00 0.0
1965 87 50 0.00 0.0
1964 80 48 0.00 0.0
1963 82 44 0.00 0.0
1962 79 45 0.00 0.0
1961 65 36 0.00 0.0
1960 81 46 0.00 0.0
1959 87 61 0.03 0.0
1958 78 59 0.38 0.0
1957 58 34 0.00 0.0
1956 76 47 0.00 0.0
1955 87 53 0.00 0.0
1954 53 37 0.00 0.0
1953 84 54 0.00 0.0
1952 82 44 0.00 0.0
1951 75 53 0.13 0.0
1950 86 57 0.00 0.0
1949 90 52 0.00 0.0
1948 64 47 0.00 0.0
1947 60 44 0.05 0.0
1946 65 49 0.16 0.0
1945 61 44 0.11 0.0
1944 90 57 0.00 0.0
1943 69 40 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1941 81 50 0.00 0.0
1940 58 40 0.11 0.0
1939 64 33 0.00 0.0
1938 89 59 0.00 0.0
1937 80 50 0.31 0.0
1936 81 52 0.00 0.0
1935 80 45 0.00 0.0
1934 86 46 0.00 0.0
1933 68 47 0.00 0.0
1932 80 41 0.02 0.0
1931 72 38 0.00 0.0
1930 86 46 0.00 0.0
1929 60 43 0.12 0.0
1928 84 50 0.00 0.0
1927 82 51 0.32 0.0
1926 70 36 0.28 0.0
1925 68 46 0.20 0.0
1924 n/a n/a 0.04 0.0
1923 87 50 0.00 0.0
1922 79 59 0.40 0.0
1921 74 40 0.90 0.0
1920 69 38 0.00 0.0
1919 91 40 n/a n/a
1918 89 45 0.00 0.0
1917 69 48 0.04 0.0
1916 79 50 0.75 0.0
1915 80 55 0.30 0.0
1914 75 52 0.00 0.0
1913 86 54 0.00 0.0
1912 85 61 0.00 0.0
1911 63 40 0.00 0.0
1910 64 47 0.00 0.0
1909 66 40 0.15 0.0
1908 65 42 0.02 0.0
1907 75 49 1.10 n/a
1906 80 56 0.00 n/a
1905 89 69 0.12 n/a
1904 72 53 0.11 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 86 59 0.36 n/a
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 5/4?
For the date of May 4, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 91 °F which happened in 1919.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on May 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 91 °F 1919
2 90 °F 1944
2 90 °F 1949
4 89 °F 1905
4 89 °F 1938
4 89 °F 1918
7 87 °F 1923
7 87 °F 1959
7 87 °F 1955
7 87 °F 1965
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 5/4?
For the date of May 4, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 29 °F which happened in 1986.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on May 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 29 °F 1986
2 33 °F 1939
2 33 °F 2004
4 34 °F 1957
5 36 °F 1926
5 36 °F 2005
5 36 °F 1967
5 36 °F 1971
5 36 °F 1961
10 37 °F 1954
10 37 °F 1985
10 37 °F 1989
10 37 °F 2002
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on May 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 50 °F 2011
2 53 °F 1954
3 54 °F 1994
4 56 °F 1973
5 57 °F 1987
5 57 °F 2002
7 58 °F 1940
7 58 °F 1995
7 58 °F 1957
10 59 °F 1984
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 5/4?
For the date of May 4, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.95 inches which happened in 2009.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on May 4
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.95 inches 2009
2 1.48 inches 2019
3 1.12 inches 1996
4 1.10 inches 1907
5 0.99 inches 1978
6 0.90 inches 1921
7 0.86 inches 1988
8 0.75 inches 1916
9 0.68 inches 1979
10 0.67 inches 1987
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location