Charleston Weather in 1955

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1955 based on NOAA data.
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1955 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 97 °F August 4
Lowest temperature 1 °F February 12
Highest daily low 73 °F July 29
Lowest daily high 13 °F February 12
Most daily precipitation 2.5 inches July 24
Most daily snow 4.9 inches February 11
Total annual precipitation 38.1 inches -
Total annual snow 19.1 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1955
Rank Temperature Date
1 97 °F Aug 4
1 97 °F Aug 3
3 95 °F Aug 29
3 95 °F Aug 5
5 94 °F Sep 9
5 94 °F Aug 6
5 94 °F Aug 1
5 94 °F Jul 3
9 93 °F Sep 17
9 93 °F Sep 16
9 93 °F Aug 2
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1955
Rank Temperature Date
1 1 °F February 12
2 2 °F January 31
3 3 °F February 13
4 4 °F February 11
5 5 °F January 28
6 8 °F December 16
6 8 °F December 13
6 8 °F January 27
9 10 °F December 12
9 10 °F December 1
9 10 °F February 4
9 10 °F January 30
January 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
60 31 0.03 0.0
57 33 0.00 0.0
54 28 0.00 0.0
51 44 0.61 0.0
64 48 0.23 0.0
64 33 0.13 0.0
40 26 0.00 0.0
46 22 0.00 0.0
47 34 0.07 0.0
36 32 0.12 0.7
34 31 0.20 1.6
34 32 0.09 1.0
32 23 0.10 1.6
34 22 0.00 0.0
42 32 0.03 0.0
39 24 0.00 0.0
39 22 0.00 0.0
33 18 0.00 0.0
29 24 0.08 1.2
33 22 0.00 0.0
47 20 0.15 0.0
45 31 0.00 0.0
32 23 0.00 0.0
37 20 0.00 0.0
35 26 0.00 0.0
51 27 0.04 0.0
39 8 0.06 0.0
28 5 0.00 0.0
22 12 0.04 0.7
24 10 0.05 1.6
46 2 0.02 0.0
February 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
49 42 0.10 0.0
45 25 0.56 0.3
25 11 0.00 0.0
35 10 0.00 0.0
47 27 0.30 0.0
47 38 0.95 0.0
39 31 0.03 0.0
40 23 0.00 0.0
59 24 0.00 0.0
62 31 0.00 0.0
58 4 0.28 4.9
13 1 0.00 0.0
28 3 0.00 0.0
35 14 0.01 0.1
48 31 0.00 0.0
58 29 0.37 0.0
43 26 0.00 0.0
54 18 0.00 0.0
63 29 0.00 0.0
74 39 0.00 0.0
60 49 0.23 0.0
53 38 0.37 0.0
43 31 0.17 0.0
48 29 0.00 0.0
53 23 0.00 0.0
48 29 0.24 0.0
67 45 1.39 0.0
65 53 0.64 0.0
March 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
67 44 0.43 0.0
59 33 0.00 0.0
60 31 0.32 0.0
67 57 1.52 0.0
74 56 1.09 0.0
57 30 0.65 0.0
32 23 0.00 0.0
50 27 0.01 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
72 58 0.00 0.0
69 50 0.46 0.0
75 49 0.00 0.0
59 42 0.00 0.0
64 36 0.00 0.0
63 52 0.52 0.0
64 37 0.27 0.0
45 29 0.03 0.0
43 34 0.29 0.0
51 32 0.00 0.0
67 36 0.02 0.0
72 55 0.31 0.0
68 31 0.27 0.0
58 30 0.00 0.0
54 33 0.00 0.0
57 26 0.24 0.0
52 16 0.09 0.0
29 16 0.00 0.0
40 25 0.00 0.0
47 22 0.00 0.0
55 24 0.00 0.0
63 27 0.00 0.0
April 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 31 0.00 0.0
75 40 0.00 0.0
65 44 0.00 0.0
63 31 0.00 0.0
71 46 0.02 0.0
65 53 0.06 0.0
53 32 0.09 0.0
59 29 0.00 0.0
73 31 0.00 0.0
79 41 0.00 0.0
67 50 0.37 0.0
79 52 0.05 0.0
80 64 0.02 0.0
76 56 0.48 0.0
68 52 0.01 0.0
76 42 0.00 0.0
82 56 0.00 0.0
85 50 0.00 0.0
87 61 0.00 0.0
85 56 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.26 0.0
79 56 0.00 0.0
70 52 0.03 0.0
77 53 0.82 0.0
58 50 0.21 0.0
51 48 0.09 0.0
54 45 0.00 0.0
68 41 0.00 0.0
72 42 0.00 0.0
75 47 0.00 0.0
May 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 45 0.00 0.0
82 44 0.00 0.0
86 50 0.00 0.0
87 53 0.00 0.0
83 58 0.03 0.0
76 48 0.00 0.0
84 46 0.00 0.0
72 50 0.02 0.0
68 39 0.00 0.0
84 48 0.32 0.0
67 58 0.01 0.0
74 55 0.05 0.0
72 58 1.39 0.0
65 56 0.63 0.0
79 48 0.00 0.0
81 51 0.00 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
74 37 0.00 0.0
79 43 0.00 0.0
83 54 0.00 0.0
84 55 0.01 0.0
85 66 0.03 0.0
79 64 0.58 0.0
83 64 1.25 0.0
77 62 0.00 0.0
81 52 0.00 0.0
88 55 0.00 0.0
90 66 0.01 0.0
80 64 0.00 0.0
68 52 0.18 0.0
71 50 0.00 0.0
June 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
76 44 0.00 0.0
76 46 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
73 49 0.00 0.0
85 52 0.00 0.0
90 58 0.26 0.0
68 55 0.49 0.0
66 49 0.02 0.0
66 54 0.00 0.0
70 52 0.21 0.0
75 60 0.13 0.0
62 54 0.11 0.0
62 54 0.04 0.0
64 51 0.29 0.0
74 49 0.00 0.0
80 51 0.00 0.0
84 51 0.00 0.0
86 56 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.10 0.0
84 64 0.00 0.0
82 58 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
70 59 0.42 0.0
75 57 0.00 0.0
78 52 0.00 0.0
81 52 0.00 0.0
87 54 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
July 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
89 64 0.00 0.0
90 66 0.00 0.0
94 69 0.01 0.0
88 67 0.05 0.0
89 66 1.47 0.0
86 67 0.16 0.0
88 67 0.01 0.0
83 68 0.05 0.0
82 67 0.92 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.00 0.0
89 65 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
91 64 0.03 0.0
86 72 0.11 0.0
89 71 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.48 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
82 69 0.04 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.00 0.0
92 68 0.00 0.0
91 70 0.00 0.0
81 69 2.49 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.00 0.0
87 71 0.00 0.0
89 73 0.08 0.0
91 68 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.00 0.0
August 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
94 68 0.00 0.0
93 70 0.00 0.0
97 69 0.00 0.0
97 69 0.00 0.0
95 71 0.02 0.0
94 70 0.00 0.0
92 70 1.11 0.0
77 67 0.22 0.0
85 71 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
80 68 0.02 0.0
79 69 0.00 0.0
75 66 0.05 0.0
87 62 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.14 0.0
89 67 0.00 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
84 71 0.39 0.0
90 69 0.00 0.0
92 67 0.00 0.0
92 68 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.13 0.0
84 68 0.00 0.0
80 60 0.00 0.0
83 57 0.00 0.0
85 61 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
95 69 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.01 0.0
81 61 0.00 0.0
September 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
77 56 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
85 65 0.00 0.0
89 58 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
84 53 0.00 0.0
94 59 0.00 0.0
92 65 0.00 0.0
79 61 0.00 0.0
76 55 0.00 0.0
83 49 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
91 60 0.00 0.0
93 58 0.00 0.0
93 60 0.00 0.0
90 61 0.00 0.0
90 52 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
87 57 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.19 0.0
92 64 0.10 0.0
69 65 0.85 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
71 51 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.02 0.0
80 58 0.01 0.0
85 49 0.05 0.0
75 61 0.31 0.0
October 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
74 56 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.00 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
70 61 0.01 0.0
80 68 0.09 0.0
86 58 1.19 0.0
64 45 0.00 0.0
69 43 0.00 0.0
75 38 0.00 0.0
78 38 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
58 51 0.60 0.0
56 48 0.00 0.0
60 40 0.00 0.0
51 39 0.01 0.0
50 43 0.19 0.0
53 46 0.18 0.0
55 47 0.02 0.0
65 42 0.00 0.0
71 44 0.00 0.0
67 43 0.00 0.0
79 50 0.00 0.0
70 39 0.18 0.0
56 29 0.00 0.0
72 36 0.00 0.0
77 40 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
74 47 0.08 0.0
57 44 0.04 0.0
57 35 0.00 0.0
November 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
71 33 0.00 0.0
69 52 0.09 0.0
64 35 0.09 0.0
36 25 0.00 0.0
48 21 0.00 0.0
59 26 0.00 0.0
52 32 0.01 0.0
47 26 0.00 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
42 27 0.30 0.0
61 35 0.00 0.0
71 45 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.00 0.0
71 52 0.16 0.0
74 52 0.10 0.0
78 35 0.21 0.0
39 29 0.00 0.0
43 21 0.02 0.0
40 31 0.49 0.2
39 30 0.00 0.0
58 32 0.00 0.0
69 32 0.00 0.0
67 43 0.02 0.0
45 27 0.00 0.0
43 25 0.00 0.0
45 24 0.00 0.0
58 22 0.00 0.0
53 15 0.00 0.0
25 14 0.00 0.0
30 17 0.01 0.2
December 1955 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
41 10 0.00 0.0
57 33 0.38 0.0
63 51 0.39 0.0
66 45 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
40 23 0.00 0.0
45 21 0.00 0.0
53 30 0.00 0.0
39 24 0.19 3.6
28 20 0.01 0.6
31 15 0.00 0.0
30 10 0.00 0.0
38 8 0.00 0.0
48 23 0.00 0.0
40 12 0.01 0.2
25 8 0.00 0.0
42 19 0.00 0.0
37 26 0.14 0.0
38 20 0.01 0.2
28 18 0.00 0.0
33 18 0.03 0.4
43 15 0.00 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
62 33 0.01 0.0
42 24 0.00 0.0
37 19 0.00 0.0
51 16 0.00 0.0
51 40 0.06 0.0
44 18 0.00 0.0
37 18 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location