Charleston Weather in 1947

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1947 based on NOAA data.
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1947 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 100 °F August 31
Lowest temperature 4 °F February 8
Highest daily low 76 °F June 11
Lowest daily high 15 °F February 9
Most daily precipitation 2.2 inches August 3
Most daily snow 5.5 inches February 21
Total annual precipitation 35.7 inches -
Total annual snow 23.7 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1947
Rank Temperature Date
1 100 °F Aug 31
1 100 °F Aug 20
3 99 °F Sep 4
3 99 °F Aug 14
5 98 °F Sep 12
6 97 °F Sep 11
6 97 °F Aug 29
6 97 °F Aug 21
6 97 °F Aug 12
6 97 °F Aug 6
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1947
Rank Temperature Date
1 4 °F February 8
2 5 °F February 9
2 5 °F February 5
4 6 °F February 6
5 9 °F January 22
6 10 °F February 10
7 11 °F January 23
8 12 °F February 11
9 13 °F February 28
10 14 °F December 1
10 14 °F February 12
January 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
31 26 0.48 3.5
41 30 0.51 0.0
70 40 0.03 0.0
61 38 0.00 0.0
39 31 0.00 0.0
37 17 0.18 2.0
38 19 0.13 2.5
42 33 0.00 0.0
48 29 0.00 0.0
35 19 0.00 0.0
46 22 0.00 0.0
59 27 0.01 0.0
51 32 0.00 0.0
52 42 0.01 0.0
71 48 0.34 0.0
57 46 0.97 0.0
58 34 0.14 0.0
40 34 0.01 0.0
44 30 0.00 0.0
54 35 0.60 0.0
61 28 0.18 0.0
34 9 0.10 0.0
27 11 0.00 0.0
54 21 0.00 0.0
58 46 0.01 0.0
65 45 0.27 0.0
55 32 0.01 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
57 35 0.00 0.0
71 37 0.00 0.0
71 35 0.68 0.0
February 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
50 22 0.00 0.0
50 24 0.00 0.0
36 18 0.00 0.0
60 21 0.25 1.1
22 5 0.02 0.2
21 6 0.00 0.0
38 21 0.12 1.4
33 4 0.01 0.1
15 5 0.00 0.0
21 10 0.00 0.0
32 12 0.00 0.0
43 14 0.00 0.0
42 24 0.00 0.0
54 24 0.00 0.0
61 26 0.00 0.0
46 33 0.04 0.0
38 33 0.04 0.0
39 25 0.00 0.0
49 27 0.00 0.1
33 27 0.16 1.8
33 22 0.48 5.5
27 20 0.01 0.1
32 22 0.00 0.0
26 16 0.00 0.0
27 17 0.01 0.2
32 26 0.00 0.1
34 23 0.00 0.0
35 13 0.00 0.0
March 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
40 18 0.10 1.1
39 28 0.06 0.0
30 24 0.01 0.8
30 23 0.00 0.0
34 27 0.06 0.6
45 31 0.00 0.0
44 22 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.02 0.2
45 22 0.00 0.0
37 20 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
51 22 0.00 0.0
67 30 0.00 0.0
54 41 0.46 0.0
53 31 0.05 0.0
40 30 0.00 0.0
36 29 0.00 0.1
40 21 0.00 0.0
50 28 0.00 0.0
64 24 0.00 0.0
48 30 0.03 0.0
45 34 0.15 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
71 46 0.29 0.0
73 33 0.19 0.0
38 24 0.00 0.0
33 24 0.00 0.0
34 15 0.23 2.1
51 30 0.00 0.0
61 26 0.00 0.0
54 24 0.00 0.0
April 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 38 0.00 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
66 39 0.00 0.0
72 55 0.02 0.0
92 57 0.12 0.0
82 48 0.00 0.0
71 32 0.00 0.0
69 45 0.59 0.0
68 37 0.00 0.0
78 62 0.00 0.0
80 53 0.00 0.0
78 38 0.00 0.0
80 50 0.00 0.0
66 39 0.00 0.0
84 49 0.37 0.0
76 40 0.00 0.0
58 36 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
85 45 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.33 0.0
67 51 0.09 0.0
73 52 0.00 0.0
92 56 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.02 0.0
72 47 0.06 0.0
69 42 0.00 0.0
75 34 0.03 0.0
74 36 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.02 0.0
May 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 54 0.29 0.0
82 51 0.15 0.0
62 47 0.19 0.0
60 44 0.05 0.0
74 48 0.05 0.0
60 50 0.00 0.0
69 49 0.07 0.0
57 34 0.00 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
60 35 0.00 0.0
66 31 0.00 0.0
80 39 0.00 0.0
86 48 0.00 0.0
81 58 0.11 0.0
82 53 0.00 0.0
88 55 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.02 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.19 0.0
79 64 0.40 0.0
78 64 0.19 0.0
80 51 0.36 0.0
78 59 0.00 0.0
90 55 0.00 0.0
81 61 0.17 0.0
78 58 0.59 0.0
79 53 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
90 59 0.00 0.0
84 39 0.09 0.0
68 40 0.00 0.0
June 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
77 46 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.67 0.0
62 52 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
88 65 0.04 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
91 64 1.16 0.0
80 65 0.93 0.0
90 64 0.00 0.0
96 76 0.00 0.0
94 67 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.98 0.0
74 53 0.51 0.0
79 59 0.00 0.0
65 53 0.00 0.0
76 61 0.12 0.0
70 63 0.04 0.0
74 59 0.00 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
83 49 0.00 0.0
85 54 0.00 0.0
83 57 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.15 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
91 68 0.00 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
94 71 0.03 0.0
July 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
91 68 0.00 0.0
88 74 0.00 0.0
85 54 0.00 0.0
83 52 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
90 64 0.00 0.0
78 67 0.44 0.0
82 62 0.00 0.0
76 60 0.22 0.0
77 55 0.49 0.0
80 61 0.01 0.0
81 59 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.18 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.05 0.0
85 66 0.04 0.0
85 62 0.74 0.0
89 71 0.38 0.0
82 58 0.00 0.0
83 57 0.04 0.0
80 57 0.32 0.0
71 53 0.11 0.0
77 49 0.00 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
89 55 0.00 0.0
90 63 0.00 0.0
89 67 0.57 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
94 64 0.00 0.0
August 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
93 66 0.01 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
87 66 2.20 0.0
86 69 0.03 0.0
96 69 0.00 0.0
97 66 0.00 0.0
93 69 0.00 0.0
90 67 1.22 0.0
93 69 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.00 0.0
94 74 0.11 0.0
97 71 0.00 0.0
90 73 0.05 0.0
99 69 0.86 0.0
87 69 0.02 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
88 70 0.00 0.0
88 71 0.00 0.0
92 74 0.00 0.0
100 71 0.00 0.0
97 74 0.00 0.0
94 71 0.00 0.0
95 73 0.01 0.0
88 68 0.02 0.0
91 72 0.00 0.0
93 69 1.25 0.0
90 70 0.02 0.0
87 70 0.00 0.0
97 64 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
100 68 0.04 0.0
September 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
95 67 0.10 0.0
92 67 1.24 0.0
92 63 0.00 0.0
99 62 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.01 0.0
94 66 1.83 0.0
83 68 0.00 0.0
94 67 0.00 0.0
94 66 0.00 0.0
91 68 0.00 0.0
97 71 0.00 0.0
98 66 0.00 0.0
95 68 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.04 0.0
96 64 0.20 0.0
92 55 1.56 0.0
86 51 0.00 0.0
91 56 0.00 0.0
94 61 0.00 0.0
93 65 0.00 0.0
93 68 0.00 0.0
94 59 0.81 0.0
66 37 0.00 0.0
77 46 0.00 0.0
65 49 0.00 0.0
71 50 0.00 0.0
75 37 0.00 0.0
71 35 0.00 0.0
79 43 0.00 0.0
71 50 0.04 0.0
October 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
65 32 0.00 0.0
73 34 0.00 0.0
80 40 0.00 0.0
83 46 0.00 0.0
85 50 0.00 0.0
83 47 0.00 0.0
83 45 0.00 0.0
80 60 0.05 0.0
82 50 0.38 0.0
69 61 0.01 0.0
71 51 0.00 0.0
78 52 0.00 0.0
83 52 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.00 0.0
82 44 0.00 0.0
84 48 0.00 0.0
87 61 0.20 0.0
81 64 0.24 0.0
81 58 0.00 0.0
80 57 0.00 0.0
81 45 0.00 0.0
83 44 0.00 0.0
84 44 0.00 0.0
84 50 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.11 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
80 48 0.00 0.0
82 54 0.20 0.0
73 55 0.01 0.0
64 51 0.00 0.0
59 46 0.02 0.0
November 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
58 46 0.00 0.0
63 47 0.00 0.0
56 48 0.32 0.0
56 50 0.06 0.0
59 49 0.02 0.0
68 50 0.00 0.0
59 37 0.00 0.0
66 35 0.30 0.0
52 37 0.00 0.0
55 34 0.00 0.0
65 40 0.33 0.0
62 38 0.19 0.0
53 26 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.00 0.0
53 30 0.18 0.0
64 41 0.02 0.0
58 38 0.00 0.0
41 28 0.00 0.0
40 31 0.00 0.0
56 35 0.00 0.0
52 24 0.00 0.0
58 33 0.00 0.0
59 45 0.02 0.0
52 43 0.20 0.0
62 33 0.17 0.0
40 30 0.03 0.0
35 24 0.00 0.0
40 28 0.01 0.0
44 25 0.00 0.0
48 20 0.00 0.0
December 1947 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
35 14 0.00 0.0
52 17 0.00 0.0
59 23 0.00 0.0
62 27 0.00 0.0
60 38 0.03 0.0
63 38 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
60 34 0.16 0.0
57 25 0.00 0.0
39 25 0.00 0.0
41 29 0.07 0.0
33 30 0.00 0.0
42 23 0.00 0.0
31 25 0.00 0.0
48 21 0.00 0.0
53 25 0.49 0.0
38 18 0.00 0.0
44 20 0.00 0.0
55 23 0.00 0.0
54 22 0.00 0.0
55 22 0.00 0.0
34 18 0.00 0.0
45 24 0.01 0.0
38 23 0.00 0.0
41 19 0.00 0.0
43 19 0.00 0.2
38 27 0.00 0.0
47 29 0.00 0.0
43 15 0.00 0.0
47 17 0.00 0.0
63 24 0.00 0.0
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
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