Charleston Weather in 1960

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1960 based on NOAA data.
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1960 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 92 °F September 5
Lowest temperature 2 °F December 22
Highest daily low 72 °F August 30
Lowest daily high 16 °F December 23
Most daily precipitation 2.4 inches July 10
Most daily snow 7.7 inches February 18
Total annual precipitation 37.4 inches -
Total annual snow 48.4 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1960
Rank Temperature Date
1 92 °F Sep 5
1 92 °F Jul 26
3 90 °F Sep 8
3 90 °F Sep 1
3 90 °F Aug 3
3 90 °F Aug 2
3 90 °F Jul 23
3 90 °F Jun 5
9 89 °F Sep 7
9 89 °F Sep 2
9 89 °F Aug 30
9 89 °F Aug 29
9 89 °F Aug 28
9 89 °F Aug 7
9 89 °F Jul 25
9 89 °F Jul 24
9 89 °F Jul 22
9 89 °F Apr 23
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1960
Rank Temperature Date
1 2 °F December 22
2 3 °F December 13
3 10 °F December 23
3 10 °F December 21
3 10 °F December 14
3 10 °F March 13
3 10 °F March 5
8 11 °F December 12
8 11 °F March 14
8 11 °F March 1
January 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
40 18 0.00 0.0
61 29 0.47 0.0
51 32 0.62 0.0
35 28 0.00 0.0
37 28 0.00 0.0
37 29 0.04 0.7
42 33 0.02 0.1
46 35 0.00 0.0
58 26 0.00 0.0
58 38 0.00 0.0
53 39 0.00 0.0
65 39 0.03 0.0
65 53 0.46 0.0
58 46 0.48 0.0
61 34 0.19 0.0
37 25 0.00 0.0
39 24 0.00 0.0
50 33 0.33 0.0
34 25 0.08 0.9
25 19 0.04 0.7
23 17 0.01 0.2
21 13 0.00 0.2
27 19 0.02 0.9
34 17 0.00 0.0
40 17 0.00 0.0
53 35 0.00 0.0
46 34 0.48 0.0
51 40 0.02 0.0
50 38 0.00 0.0
54 36 0.00 0.0
50 28 0.00 0.0
February 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
54 27 0.00 0.0
39 24 0.00 0.0
49 20 0.00 0.0
59 27 0.02 0.0
51 44 0.74 0.0
50 33 0.08 0.0
33 29 0.07 1.5
49 28 0.00 0.0
61 49 0.00 0.0
66 51 1.01 0.0
52 30 0.00 0.0
32 26 0.00 0.0
28 23 0.68 7.3
26 20 0.10 2.2
35 13 0.00 0.0
43 12 0.00 0.0
53 33 0.00 0.0
36 26 0.71 7.7
27 18 0.01 0.3
31 12 0.00 0.0
37 17 0.13 1.4
36 22 0.00 0.0
36 17 0.00 0.0
38 19 0.00 0.0
51 33 0.39 0.5
40 28 0.02 0.3
37 25 0.00 0.1
38 25 0.09 0.0
34 20 0.03 0.2
March 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
30 11 0.00 0.0
33 15 0.26 2.0
33 19 0.21 2.8
23 14 0.06 1.5
23 10 0.01 0.3
28 14 0.00 0.0
26 12 0.10 1.4
30 14 0.00 0.0
28 14 0.23 4.3
31 19 0.04 0.6
41 16 0.00 0.0
33 20 0.10 1.5
35 10 0.00 0.0
39 11 0.00 0.0
43 24 0.00 0.0
42 32 0.37 0.4
46 33 0.00 0.0
38 27 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.06 0.0
36 28 0.11 2.2
35 27 0.01 0.2
37 27 0.00 0.4
44 23 0.00 0.2
47 23 0.01 0.5
35 17 0.00 0.0
54 33 0.00 0.0
72 27 0.00 0.0
78 42 0.00 0.0
79 51 0.00 0.0
75 52 0.36 0.0
53 44 0.12 0.0
April 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
68 43 0.00 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
68 57 0.77 0.0
61 46 0.33 0.0
46 37 0.36 0.0
60 33 0.00 0.0
63 45 0.00 0.0
60 39 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
67 25 0.00 0.0
76 57 0.00 0.0
85 45 0.00 0.0
85 52 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
74 55 0.32 0.0
83 65 0.00 0.0
69 43 0.06 0.0
67 33 0.00 0.0
81 45 0.00 0.0
78 60 0.02 0.0
84 53 0.00 0.0
89 54 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
87 59 0.00 0.0
81 60 0.46 0.0
62 47 0.41 0.0
71 40 0.00 0.0
81 40 0.00 0.0
80 57 0.50 0.0
May 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
58 40 0.00 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
77 41 0.00 0.0
81 46 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
81 53 0.00 0.0
70 46 0.77 0.0
58 40 0.31 0.0
47 38 0.02 0.0
49 39 0.50 0.0
50 38 0.12 0.0
51 42 0.03 0.0
51 42 0.22 0.0
68 43 0.04 0.0
80 45 0.00 0.0
82 53 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
71 56 0.00 0.0
86 48 0.00 0.0
88 65 0.01 0.0
80 61 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.19 0.0
70 57 0.01 0.0
79 51 0.05 0.0
74 61 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
73 54 0.33 0.0
74 51 0.14 0.0
77 55 0.00 0.0
75 60 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.00 0.0
June 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 53 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
82 62 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
90 59 0.71 0.0
76 62 0.10 0.0
73 53 0.00 0.0
76 54 0.00 0.0
79 54 0.00 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
86 55 0.01 0.0
84 67 1.28 0.0
86 66 0.20 0.0
77 65 0.02 0.0
74 61 0.00 0.0
88 56 0.00 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
70 56 0.00 0.0
82 50 0.00 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
78 62 0.43 0.0
80 63 0.57 0.0
78 65 0.05 0.0
84 67 0.03 0.0
75 58 0.00 0.0
83 51 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
85 64 0.61 0.0
86 67 0.00 0.0
84 68 0.25 0.0
July 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
78 66 1.41 0.0
83 68 0.00 0.0
80 64 0.04 0.0
76 64 0.00 0.0
79 60 0.00 0.0
81 54 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
82 53 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
77 64 2.42 0.0
78 66 0.00 0.0
85 62 0.00 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
77 63 0.02 0.0
79 58 0.00 0.0
83 55 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
88 68 0.24 0.0
85 68 0.13 0.0
85 65 0.00 0.0
82 60 0.00 0.0
89 57 0.00 0.0
90 64 0.20 0.0
89 65 0.00 0.0
89 66 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.43 0.0
87 70 0.04 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.60 0.0
81 66 0.04 0.0
August 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 62 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
90 70 0.16 0.0
87 70 0.24 0.0
87 68 0.19 0.0
85 70 0.14 0.0
89 70 1.19 0.0
87 72 0.19 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.18 0.0
77 63 0.00 0.0
79 61 0.00 0.0
84 67 0.03 0.0
82 70 0.02 0.0
86 66 0.36 0.0
84 61 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
85 67 0.92 0.0
85 70 0.18 0.0
77 69 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
85 61 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
89 67 0.00 0.0
89 71 0.00 0.0
89 72 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.04 0.0
September 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
90 67 0.00 0.0
89 67 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
88 56 0.00 0.0
92 69 0.00 0.0
86 68 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
87 70 0.02 0.0
76 67 0.07 0.0
70 65 0.77 0.0
74 59 0.11 0.0
66 53 0.00 0.0
72 49 0.00 0.0
78 48 0.00 0.0
84 54 0.00 0.0
71 62 0.60 0.0
69 63 0.03 0.0
78 62 0.00 0.0
70 57 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
83 59 0.00 0.0
83 59 0.00 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
78 48 0.00 0.0
71 54 0.00 0.0
74 58 0.00 0.0
71 59 0.22 0.0
79 57 0.00 0.0
October 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 50 0.00 0.0
81 49 0.01 0.0
70 54 0.00 0.0
67 50 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.02 0.0
69 59 0.21 0.0
74 54 0.00 0.0
72 56 0.04 0.0
67 58 0.31 0.0
71 56 0.00 0.0
77 53 0.00 0.0
79 48 0.00 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
81 53 0.00 0.0
81 54 0.00 0.0
69 57 0.16 0.0
72 49 0.00 0.0
74 43 0.00 0.0
70 49 0.74 0.0
53 38 0.22 0.0
53 34 0.00 0.0
61 32 0.00 0.0
68 48 0.12 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
54 27 0.00 0.0
65 31 0.00 0.0
58 49 0.25 0.0
56 50 0.00 0.0
63 46 0.00 0.0
73 42 0.00 0.0
61 53 0.13 0.0
November 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
63 49 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.08 0.0
49 41 0.00 0.0
61 33 0.00 0.0
55 38 0.57 0.0
47 36 0.17 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
59 25 0.00 0.0
56 43 0.22 0.0
55 33 0.48 0.0
48 24 0.00 0.0
55 24 0.00 0.0
66 29 0.00 0.0
68 44 0.00 0.0
77 53 0.00 0.0
67 56 0.00 0.0
59 38 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.00 0.0
53 32 0.00 0.0
58 27 0.00 0.0
62 32 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.10 0.0
50 33 0.20 0.0
51 32 0.00 0.0
56 39 0.00 0.0
66 34 0.00 0.0
68 43 0.00 0.0
72 48 0.00 0.0
70 32 0.23 0.0
32 25 0.06 0.8
December 1960 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
34 22 0.00 0.0
40 14 0.00 0.0
54 19 0.00 0.0
60 22 0.00 0.0
70 30 0.00 0.0
61 36 0.00 0.0
49 31 0.05 0.0
34 25 0.00 0.0
33 14 0.00 0.0
42 12 0.00 0.0
39 29 0.43 0.2
30 11 0.10 2.2
18 3 0.00 0.0
40 10 0.00 0.0
39 31 0.01 0.1
37 23 0.02 0.4
31 20 0.00 0.0
35 15 0.00 0.0
36 21 0.00 0.0
46 19 0.03 0.0
43 10 0.15 0.9
18 2 0.00 0.0
16 10 0.00 0.0
38 14 0.02 0.3
46 27 0.00 0.0
51 33 0.05 0.0
36 27 0.00 0.0
43 21 0.05 0.0
44 34 1.04 0.0
36 25 0.01 0.0
42 17 0.21 0.0
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
1892–1948 Charleston location