Charleston Weather in 1962

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1962 based on NOAA data.
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1962 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 95 °F August 20
Lowest temperature -9 °F January 11
Highest daily low 74 °F August 21
Lowest daily high 9 °F December 12
Most daily precipitation 2.2 inches June 11
Most daily snow 5.5 inches December 5
Total annual precipitation 49.3 inches -
Total annual snow 36.6 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1962
Rank Temperature Date
1 95 °F Aug 20
2 93 °F Sep 13
2 93 °F Aug 31
4 92 °F May 18
4 92 °F May 16
6 91 °F Aug 30
6 91 °F Aug 21
6 91 °F Aug 6
6 91 °F May 19
6 91 °F May 17
6 91 °F May 15
6 91 °F May 14
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1962
Rank Temperature Date
1 -9 °F January 11
2 -1 °F January 10
3 0 °F December 13
3 0 °F December 12
3 0 °F January 12
6 1 °F February 7
7 3 °F January 31
8 5 °F January 13
9 7 °F December 31
10 8 °F December 11
10 8 °F February 6
January 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
39 28 0.01 0.0
31 27 0.00 0.1
57 29 0.00 0.0
58 43 0.00 0.0
59 38 0.00 0.0
59 44 0.68 0.0
45 34 0.00 0.0
39 23 0.01 0.1
23 12 0.01 0.1
12 -1 0.07 0.7
13 -9 0.00 0.0
23 0 0.00 0.0
38 5 0.00 0.0
54 22 0.00 0.0
52 33 0.51 0.0
38 27 0.00 0.0
33 20 0.00 0.0
33 20 0.00 0.0
36 25 0.15 2.1
33 25 0.00 0.0
52 23 0.04 0.0
59 39 0.84 0.0
40 25 0.11 0.0
48 24 0.00 0.0
58 40 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.22 0.0
60 34 0.08 0.0
36 27 0.00 0.0
51 29 0.00 0.0
51 12 0.08 0.8
32 3 0.00 0.0
February 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
35 27 0.26 3.3
34 26 0.03 0.0
62 33 0.01 0.0
71 34 0.00 0.0
59 26 0.01 0.0
26 8 0.02 0.5
30 1 0.00 0.0
40 26 0.07 0.8
42 31 0.61 0.0
31 18 0.00 0.0
36 13 0.02 0.2
39 34 0.00 0.0
56 33 0.00 0.0
66 38 0.00 0.0
41 34 0.00 0.0
48 36 0.29 0.0
44 33 0.00 0.0
60 31 0.01 0.0
62 36 0.26 0.0
40 28 0.00 0.0
57 31 0.00 0.0
66 47 0.00 0.0
50 41 0.39 0.0
55 34 0.08 0.0
58 30 0.00 0.0
69 48 1.14 0.0
60 47 1.95 0.0
55 32 0.22 0.0
March 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
33 21 0.00 0.0
41 18 0.00 0.0
52 23 0.00 0.0
55 32 0.15 0.0
44 25 0.51 4.1
42 22 0.22 2.9
41 32 0.00 0.0
49 28 0.00 0.0
44 33 0.20 1.5
45 38 0.00 0.0
50 42 0.42 0.0
61 44 0.07 0.0
49 37 0.00 0.0
43 34 0.00 0.0
47 29 0.00 0.0
41 26 0.00 0.0
43 29 0.00 0.0
50 34 0.00 0.0
56 29 0.14 0.0
65 48 0.10 0.0
67 41 1.27 0.0
43 37 0.14 0.0
49 40 0.00 0.0
56 41 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
68 48 0.00 0.0
63 37 0.00 0.0
70 33 0.00 0.0
77 46 0.00 0.0
72 51 0.23 0.0
51 39 0.46 0.0
April 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
44 35 0.32 0.0
43 33 0.09 0.0
47 28 0.00 0.0
59 26 0.00 0.0
66 38 0.01 0.0
54 47 0.96 0.0
59 50 0.21 0.0
66 42 0.00 0.0
62 48 0.08 0.0
65 35 0.00 0.0
54 46 0.60 0.0
52 47 1.11 0.0
49 35 0.15 0.0
52 33 0.00 0.0
49 32 0.07 0.0
47 30 0.00 0.0
54 26 0.00 0.0
61 40 0.08 0.0
58 34 0.00 0.0
49 34 0.00 0.0
70 28 0.00 0.0
82 41 0.00 0.0
70 46 0.05 0.0
69 35 0.00 0.0
81 39 0.00 0.0
85 47 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
85 64 0.00 0.0
78 60 0.02 0.0
82 58 0.37 0.0
May 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
86 62 0.01 0.0
65 48 0.14 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
79 45 0.00 0.0
81 47 0.00 0.0
83 48 0.15 0.0
72 51 0.00 0.0
82 45 0.00 0.0
66 52 0.00 0.0
72 43 0.00 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
83 51 0.04 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
91 60 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.00 0.0
92 61 0.00 0.0
91 62 0.00 0.0
92 62 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.24 0.0
89 59 0.14 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
84 62 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
85 65 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.27 0.0
85 58 0.97 0.0
80 61 0.24 0.0
82 64 0.02 0.0
88 65 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.00 0.0
82 63 0.00 0.0
June 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
88 61 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
83 65 0.52 0.0
83 66 0.28 0.0
82 69 0.76 0.0
80 66 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
87 67 0.00 0.0
78 68 2.24 0.0
77 68 0.00 0.0
70 59 0.00 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
79 57 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
90 60 0.00 0.0
87 67 0.01 0.0
79 64 0.46 0.0
80 60 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.43 0.0
82 63 0.24 0.0
85 67 0.00 0.0
80 66 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.00 0.0
83 64 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
July 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
87 66 0.54 0.0
82 65 0.00 0.0
75 67 1.93 0.0
81 67 0.49 0.0
85 62 0.00 0.0
81 61 0.12 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.74 0.0
81 66 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
85 55 0.00 0.0
85 63 0.03 0.0
86 68 0.10 0.0
88 67 0.90 0.0
80 68 0.53 0.0
84 71 0.07 0.0
87 68 0.25 0.0
83 68 0.00 0.0
83 64 0.00 0.0
86 59 0.00 0.0
87 67 0.17 0.0
82 65 0.11 0.0
85 63 0.02 0.0
78 62 0.00 0.0
77 65 0.35 0.0
73 55 0.10 0.0
75 50 0.00 0.0
82 50 0.00 0.0
82 65 0.27 0.0
82 66 1.31 0.0
82 66 0.00 0.0
August 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 63 0.00 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
82 63 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
90 72 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.05 0.0
86 68 0.00 0.0
88 69 0.24 0.0
81 62 0.01 0.0
75 57 0.00 0.0
80 53 0.00 0.0
89 57 0.25 0.0
84 67 0.86 0.0
75 60 0.00 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
81 63 0.44 0.0
81 58 0.00 0.0
90 54 0.00 0.0
95 71 0.00 0.0
91 74 0.09 0.0
88 65 0.00 0.0
87 61 0.00 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
89 59 0.00 0.0
89 65 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.00 0.0
88 57 0.00 0.0
91 59 0.00 0.0
93 62 0.00 0.0
September 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 67 0.18 0.0
82 69 0.03 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
88 68 0.43 0.0
80 59 0.34 0.0
70 52 0.00 0.0
81 52 0.00 0.0
87 54 0.00 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
84 70 0.12 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
85 51 0.00 0.0
93 54 0.00 0.0
84 67 0.45 0.0
81 64 0.00 0.0
70 61 0.30 0.0
77 60 0.02 0.0
71 50 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.10 0.0
62 44 0.00 0.0
66 35 0.00 0.0
70 40 0.04 0.0
66 51 0.00 0.0
73 43 0.00 0.0
62 59 0.37 0.0
67 57 0.11 0.0
59 50 1.06 0.0
52 50 0.12 0.0
65 43 0.00 0.0
68 41 0.00 0.0
October 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 41 0.00 0.0
78 52 0.00 0.0
67 60 0.27 0.0
70 58 0.08 0.0
73 55 0.00 0.0
72 51 0.00 0.0
76 57 0.11 0.0
81 64 0.00 0.0
67 54 0.00 0.0
78 49 0.00 0.0
83 50 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.06 0.0
77 62 0.00 0.0
82 57 0.00 0.0
82 62 0.00 0.0
82 60 0.00 0.0
69 45 0.01 0.0
66 37 0.00 0.0
70 34 0.00 0.0
76 38 0.00 0.0
66 50 0.08 0.0
65 42 0.00 0.0
59 43 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
40 28 0.11 0.6
34 24 0.05 0.0
51 17 0.00 0.0
71 43 0.24 0.0
59 47 0.23 0.0
55 46 1.29 0.0
50 39 0.00 0.0
November 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
48 29 0.00 0.0
54 26 0.00 0.0
47 35 0.00 0.0
43 38 0.16 0.0
41 36 0.16 0.0
50 31 0.00 0.0
58 26 0.00 0.0
56 43 0.06 0.0
49 45 2.14 0.0
50 46 0.81 0.0
48 39 0.00 0.0
54 33 0.00 0.0
43 31 0.00 0.0
52 26 0.00 0.0
64 31 0.00 0.0
65 45 0.40 0.0
63 47 0.17 0.0
47 33 0.85 0.2
42 36 0.00 0.0
45 37 0.03 0.0
54 44 1.26 0.0
53 33 0.23 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
44 30 0.00 0.0
44 26 0.00 0.0
52 22 0.00 0.0
59 25 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
63 29 0.00 0.0
December 1962 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
62 25 0.00 0.0
63 26 0.00 0.0
66 24 0.00 0.0
58 44 0.01 0.0
51 31 0.76 5.5
32 25 0.15 3.0
33 25 0.04 0.7
36 21 0.00 0.0
33 15 0.12 2.3
19 15 0.00 0.0
20 8 0.09 2.5
9 0 0.03 0.4
18 0 0.05 1.0
26 13 0.00 0.4
43 12 0.00 0.0
39 31 0.02 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
55 26 0.00 0.0
58 32 0.00 0.0
51 33 0.45 0.2
42 33 0.61 0.0
45 34 0.07 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
25 16 0.06 0.7
40 23 0.23 1.9
38 29 0.07 0.0
35 27 0.00 0.0
41 22 0.00 0.0
43 26 0.70 0.0
26 14 0.00 0.0
20 7 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
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