Charleston Weather in 1949

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1949 based on NOAA data.
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1949 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 96 °F July 5
Lowest temperature 9 °F December 16
Highest daily low 73 °F June 15
Lowest daily high 27 °F March 1
Most daily precipitation 1.3 inches August 8
Most daily snow 1.7 inches March 15
Total annual precipitation 42.3 inches -
Total annual snow 3.2 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1949
Rank Temperature Date
1 96 °F Jul 5
2 94 °F Aug 27
2 94 °F Aug 11
2 94 °F Jul 29
2 94 °F Jul 4
2 94 °F Jun 24
7 93 °F Jul 24
7 93 °F Jul 7
7 93 °F Jul 6
10 92 °F Aug 26
10 92 °F Aug 14
10 92 °F Jul 28
10 92 °F Jul 27
10 92 °F Jul 8
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1949
Rank Temperature Date
1 9 °F December 16
2 12 °F January 30
3 14 °F December 24
4 15 °F December 17
4 15 °F March 16
6 16 °F December 15
6 16 °F December 3
8 17 °F December 9
8 17 °F February 2
8 17 °F January 29
January 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
31 20 0.00 0.0
34 22 0.00 0.0
46 26 0.18 0.0
56 37 0.03 0.0
61 43 0.59 0.0
44 34 0.00 0.0
58 37 0.00 0.0
55 44 0.00 0.0
68 43 0.00 0.0
62 43 0.11 0.0
47 37 0.15 0.0
37 33 0.18 0.0
43 32 0.00 0.0
45 36 0.05 0.0
63 29 0.00 0.0
70 50 0.00 0.0
63 40 0.25 0.0
67 40 0.04 0.0
68 31 0.11 0.0
40 24 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.43 0.0
47 42 0.24 0.0
58 42 0.24 0.0
64 56 0.40 0.0
59 47 0.48 0.0
63 45 0.38 0.0
60 44 0.76 0.0
68 33 0.22 0.0
33 17 0.04 0.0
32 12 0.02 0.7
39 28 0.53 0.0
February 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
35 25 0.00 0.0
39 17 0.00 0.0
53 19 0.15 0.0
48 36 0.19 0.0
44 29 0.00 0.0
62 23 0.02 0.0
49 28 0.09 0.0
64 24 0.00 0.0
55 42 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.01 0.0
42 26 0.00 0.0
63 28 0.00 0.0
67 44 0.43 0.0
68 55 0.75 0.0
69 44 0.95 0.0
45 40 0.06 0.0
45 30 0.00 0.0
63 28 0.00 0.0
55 46 0.39 0.0
56 43 0.22 0.0
59 39 0.00 0.0
63 40 0.07 0.0
44 33 0.01 0.0
61 27 0.02 0.0
53 33 0.05 0.0
43 30 0.00 0.0
59 26 0.20 0.0
41 18 0.26 0.0
March 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
27 18 0.02 0.5
43 26 0.00 0.0
42 28 0.00 0.0
59 25 0.00 0.0
67 47 0.05 0.0
62 32 0.27 0.0
39 22 0.00 0.0
59 25 0.00 0.0
54 37 0.01 0.0
54 32 0.38 0.0
34 30 0.01 0.0
33 26 0.00 0.0
46 20 0.00 0.0
51 22 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.08 1.7
40 15 0.00 0.0
42 31 0.34 0.0
38 30 0.65 0.0
39 26 0.03 0.3
59 19 0.00 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
68 53 0.36 0.0
56 44 0.07 0.0
77 35 0.00 0.0
71 58 0.07 0.0
80 54 0.11 0.0
80 56 0.18 0.0
59 42 0.02 0.0
78 34 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.01 0.0
78 54 0.03 0.0
April 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
54 40 0.19 0.0
57 30 0.00 0.0
54 38 0.00 0.0
59 34 0.00 0.0
58 37 0.45 0.0
55 39 0.17 0.0
62 33 0.13 0.0
55 38 0.00 0.0
60 30 0.00 0.0
63 30 0.00 0.0
70 41 0.20 0.0
74 52 0.22 0.0
70 56 0.20 0.0
78 55 0.01 0.0
69 40 0.02 0.0
40 31 0.01 0.0
47 30 0.22 0.0
56 40 0.20 0.0
47 36 0.00 0.0
66 29 0.00 0.0
76 44 0.00 0.0
74 53 0.36 0.0
72 49 0.04 0.0
60 40 0.00 0.0
72 29 0.00 0.0
82 40 0.00 0.0
70 56 0.75 0.0
69 50 0.00 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
65 55 0.26 0.0
May 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 56 0.01 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
85 52 0.00 0.0
90 52 0.00 0.0
91 55 0.00 0.0
90 56 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
82 54 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.04 0.0
62 52 0.25 0.0
70 44 0.01 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
83 47 0.00 0.0
84 55 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
87 53 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
86 59 0.02 0.0
73 55 0.00 0.0
83 51 0.67 0.0
82 58 1.10 0.0
76 58 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.51 0.0
65 43 0.00 0.0
62 44 0.29 0.0
66 37 0.00 0.0
67 46 0.13 0.0
69 38 0.00 0.0
80 38 0.00 0.0
83 48 0.00 0.0
June 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 52 0.00 0.0
87 54 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
88 56 0.00 0.0
86 54 0.00 0.0
84 55 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.00 0.0
75 50 0.00 0.0
88 48 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
83 67 0.05 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
90 63 0.95 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
91 73 0.00 0.0
83 64 0.63 0.0
79 61 1.27 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.13 0.0
87 67 0.02 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
94 62 0.03 0.0
88 71 0.11 0.0
90 70 0.64 0.0
87 68 0.67 0.0
85 71 0.04 0.0
87 70 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.00 0.0
July 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
87 64 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
91 65 0.00 0.0
94 68 0.00 0.0
96 67 0.00 0.0
93 71 0.00 0.0
93 68 1.07 0.0
92 67 0.15 0.0
90 68 0.85 0.0
82 67 0.85 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.59 0.0
84 71 0.36 0.0
80 68 0.44 0.0
87 67 0.00 0.0
86 67 0.12 0.0
78 70 0.22 0.0
78 68 0.13 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.19 0.0
90 69 0.00 0.0
87 71 0.00 0.0
93 69 0.12 0.0
91 69 0.01 0.0
91 71 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.00 0.0
94 70 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.36 0.0
80 64 0.00 0.0
August 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
84 56 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.07 0.0
82 65 0.03 0.0
87 67 0.06 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
85 65 0.11 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
89 65 1.30 0.0
90 66 0.00 0.0
90 66 0.00 0.0
94 69 0.00 0.0
91 70 0.00 0.0
89 70 0.02 0.0
92 68 0.24 0.0
86 70 0.19 0.0
81 68 0.04 0.0
82 68 0.03 0.0
84 68 0.03 0.0
79 59 0.00 0.0
72 57 0.00 0.0
82 51 0.00 0.0
75 57 0.16 0.0
80 63 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.00 0.0
91 59 0.00 0.0
92 63 0.00 0.0
94 66 0.16 0.0
81 63 0.54 0.0
80 63 0.00 0.0
82 59 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.08 0.0
September 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 50 0.00 0.0
84 44 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.03 0.0
85 67 0.00 0.0
77 62 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
72 56 0.01 0.0
72 46 0.00 0.0
76 42 0.00 0.0
79 45 0.00 0.0
81 51 0.00 0.0
82 52 0.00 0.0
77 59 0.02 0.0
78 56 0.03 0.0
66 55 0.07 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
84 66 0.56 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
72 45 0.00 0.0
79 42 0.00 0.0
73 52 0.01 0.0
63 46 0.00 0.0
65 39 0.00 0.0
72 36 0.00 0.0
75 42 0.00 0.0
68 52 0.05 0.0
68 56 0.37 0.0
56 45 0.99 0.0
63 41 0.00 0.0
October 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
77 36 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
79 49 0.00 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
75 61 0.07 0.0
83 60 0.13 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
87 59 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
85 56 0.08 0.0
67 54 0.00 0.0
67 58 0.28 0.0
63 55 0.10 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
68 56 0.17 0.0
71 53 0.00 0.0
74 46 0.00 0.0
79 37 0.00 0.0
83 44 0.00 0.0
74 46 0.12 0.0
67 36 0.00 0.0
61 46 0.00 0.0
54 43 0.63 0.0
62 39 0.00 0.0
69 29 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.20 0.0
66 53 0.01 0.0
61 50 0.63 0.0
58 41 0.40 0.0
November 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
45 35 0.00 0.0
66 32 0.01 0.0
48 36 0.32 0.0
48 34 0.00 0.0
45 30 0.00 0.0
54 26 0.00 0.0
64 38 0.00 0.0
69 41 0.00 0.0
72 34 0.00 0.0
74 35 0.00 0.0
76 46 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
65 50 0.31 0.0
60 41 0.00 0.0
54 34 0.00 0.0
53 29 0.00 0.0
42 34 0.00 0.0
37 32 0.04 0.0
56 32 0.00 0.0
61 41 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.00 0.0
37 21 0.00 0.0
55 27 0.00 0.0
58 35 0.26 0.0
43 31 0.34 0.0
38 28 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
62 27 0.34 0.0
63 41 0.11 0.0
54 31 0.00 0.0
December 1949 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 30 0.00 0.0
46 22 0.01 0.0
50 16 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.10 0.0
44 28 0.00 0.0
56 21 0.08 0.0
55 36 0.02 0.0
36 26 0.00 0.0
39 17 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.90 0.0
64 39 0.17 0.0
69 47 0.48 0.0
47 31 0.92 0.0
36 25 0.00 0.0
33 16 0.00 0.0
39 9 0.00 0.0
54 15 0.00 0.0
55 49 0.46 0.0
57 40 0.02 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
69 46 0.00 0.0
66 40 0.30 0.0
42 20 0.31 0.0
44 14 0.00 0.0
56 24 0.00 0.0
56 46 0.28 0.0
60 40 0.06 0.0
50 27 0.00 0.0
54 26 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
57 27 0.00 0.0
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location