Charleston May 6 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Charleston, West Virginia for the date of May 6.
May 6 All-Time Records
1892–2024
Highest temperature 94 °F 1932
Lowest temperature 31 °F 1968
Lowest daily high 52 °F 2020
Highest daily low 64 °F 1986
Most precipitation 1.81 inches 2022
Most snow none -
May 6 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 73.2 °F
Average low 49.9 °F
Chance precipitation 48.5%
Chance snow 0.1%
Charleston May 6 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 77 60 0.28 0.0
2023 81 41 0.00 0.0
2022 65 58 1.81 0.0
2021 62 37 0.00 0.0
2020 52 38 0.02 0.0
2019 74 52 0.00 0.0
2018 71 53 0.69 0.0
2017 59 44 0.32 0.0
2016 68 48 0.00 0.0
2015 87 55 0.00 0.0
2014 79 48 0.00 0.0
2013 66 55 0.48 0.0
2012 81 62 0.00 0.0
2011 68 40 0.00 0.0
2010 77 52 0.00 0.0
2009 68 51 0.63 0.0
2008 77 44 0.00 0.0
2007 69 45 0.00 0.0
2006 68 48 0.00 0.0
2005 72 50 0.00 0.0
2004 84 45 0.00 0.0
2003 75 57 0.00 0.0
2002 73 44 0.64 0.0
2001 81 55 0.00 0.0
2000 86 57 0.00 0.0
1999 87 58 0.00 0.0
1998 76 47 0.00 0.0
1997 68 53 0.01 0.0
1996 68 57 0.01 0.0
1995 69 42 0.00 0.0
1994 58 52 0.04 0.0
1993 79 57 0.00 0.0
1992 52 43 0.61 0.0
1991 72 47 0.14 0.0
1990 58 42 0.06 0.0
1989 57 39 0.45 0.0
1988 68 51 0.07 0.0
1987 73 38 0.00 0.0
1986 84 64 0.09 0.0
1985 84 55 0.00 0.0
1984 69 54 0.82 0.0
1983 78 36 0.00 0.0
1982 89 47 0.00 0.0
1981 64 46 0.40 0.0
1980 80 55 0.11 0.0
1979 77 37 0.00 0.0
1978 66 50 0.00 0.0
1977 85 60 0.06 0.0
1976 81 62 0.00 0.0
1975 82 46 0.14 0.0
1974 64 39 0.00 0.0
1973 67 34 0.00 0.0
1972 85 44 0.00 0.0
1971 67 59 1.03 0.0
1970 59 40 0.00 0.0
1969 87 50 0.00 0.0
1968 61 31 0.00 0.0
1967 58 51 0.75 0.0
1966 83 55 0.00 0.0
1965 85 58 0.00 0.0
1964 85 62 0.00 0.0
1963 78 55 0.00 0.0
1962 83 48 0.15 0.0
1961 83 51 0.16 0.0
1960 81 53 0.00 0.0
1959 91 56 0.00 0.0
1958 57 49 1.02 0.0
1957 67 38 0.00 0.0
1956 84 55 0.00 0.0
1955 76 48 0.00 0.0
1954 66 39 0.00 0.0
1953 70 54 0.70 0.0
1952 84 60 0.00 0.0
1951 60 45 0.00 0.0
1950 80 60 0.00 0.0
1949 90 56 0.00 0.0
1948 69 42 0.00 0.0
1947 60 50 0.00 0.0
1946 74 43 0.00 0.0
1945 53 44 0.41 0.0
1944 79 49 0.40 0.0
1943 92 53 0.00 0.0
1942 n/a n/a 0.24 0.0
1941 91 57 0.00 0.0
1940 90 40 0.00 0.0
1939 76 40 0.00 0.0
1938 80 59 0.00 0.0
1937 61 52 0.00 0.0
1936 86 44 0.00 0.0
1935 84 60 0.72 0.0
1934 90 54 0.00 0.0
1933 79 57 0.91 0.0
1932 94 56 0.00 0.0
1931 80 51 0.00 0.0
1930 92 54 0.02 0.0
1929 67 48 0.00 0.0
1928 68 44 0.00 0.0
1927 78 48 0.00 0.0
1926 76 35 0.00 0.0
1925 62 40 0.05 0.0
1924 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1923 79 50 0.00 0.0
1922 81 50 0.00 0.0
1921 78 44 0.00 0.0
1920 78 45 0.00 0.0
1919 84 52 n/a n/a
1918 87 50 0.00 0.0
1917 64 42 0.00 0.0
1916 82 51 0.37 0.0
1915 74 43 0.00 0.0
1914 74 55 0.85 0.0
1913 87 57 0.00 0.0
1912 80 61 0.07 0.0
1911 70 38 0.00 0.0
1910 65 35 0.00 0.0
1909 86 54 0.00 0.0
1908 76 56 0.20 0.0
1907 76 53 0.12 n/a
1906 68 54 0.49 n/a
1905 86 63 0.00 n/a
1904 86 54 0.02 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 84 62 0.10 n/a
What's the all-time high for Charleston on 5/6?
For the date of May 6, the highest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 94 °F which happened in 1932.
Highest Temperatures in Charleston on May 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 94 °F 1932
2 92 °F 1930
2 92 °F 1943
4 91 °F 1941
4 91 °F 1959
6 90 °F 1934
6 90 °F 1940
6 90 °F 1949
9 89 °F 1982
10 87 °F 1969
10 87 °F 1913
10 87 °F 2015
10 87 °F 1999
10 87 °F 1918
What's the all-time low for Charleston on 5/6?
For the date of May 6, the lowest temperature ever reached in Charleston history is 31 °F which happened in 1968.
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston on May 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 31 °F 1968
2 34 °F 1973
3 35 °F 1926
3 35 °F 1910
5 36 °F 1983
6 37 °F 2021
6 37 °F 1979
8 38 °F 1911
8 38 °F 2020
8 38 °F 1957
8 38 °F 1987
Lowest High Temperatures in Charleston on May 6
Rank Temperature Year
1 52 °F 2020
1 52 °F 1992
3 53 °F 1945
4 57 °F 1958
4 57 °F 1989
6 58 °F 1967
6 58 °F 1994
6 58 °F 1990
9 59 °F 1970
9 59 °F 2017
What's the most it has ever rained in Charleston on 5/6?
For the date of May 6, the most precipitation ever recorded in Charleston history is 1.81 inches which happened in 2022.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Charleston on May 6
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.81 inches 2022
2 1.03 inches 1971
3 1.02 inches 1958
4 0.91 inches 1933
5 0.85 inches 1914
6 0.82 inches 1984
7 0.75 inches 1967
8 0.72 inches 1935
9 0.70 inches 1953
10 0.69 inches 2018
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location