Charleston Weather in 1971

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1971 based on NOAA data.
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1971 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 95 °F June 28
Lowest temperature 1 °F February 1
Highest daily low 71 °F August 21
Lowest daily high 12 °F February 1
Most daily precipitation 1.9 inches September 13
Most daily snow 5.0 inches January 30
Total annual precipitation 38.8 inches -
Total annual snow 38.8 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1971
Rank Temperature Date
1 95 °F Jun 28
2 94 °F Jul 9
3 93 °F Jun 29
4 92 °F Jun 25
5 91 °F Jul 8
5 91 °F Jun 27
7 90 °F Sep 6
7 90 °F Jul 7
7 90 °F Jun 6
10 89 °F Jun 30
10 89 °F Jun 7
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1971
Rank Temperature Date
1 1 °F February 1
2 3 °F February 2
3 5 °F January 31
4 6 °F February 10
5 7 °F February 14
5 7 °F February 9
7 8 °F January 8
8 10 °F January 27
8 10 °F January 19
10 11 °F February 11
10 11 °F January 20
10 11 °F January 7
January 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
26 20 0.02 1.0
41 13 0.00 0.0
51 18 0.00 0.0
50 38 0.63 0.0
39 27 0.07 0.0
28 19 0.00 0.0
22 11 0.00 0.0
22 8 0.00 0.0
33 22 0.00 0.0
44 19 0.00 0.0
44 25 0.00 0.0
41 37 0.00 0.0
53 37 0.20 0.0
63 41 0.12 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
27 21 0.00 0.6
28 24 0.04 1.1
25 16 0.00 0.4
17 10 0.02 1.0
26 11 0.00 0.4
41 17 0.00 0.0
44 32 0.27 0.0
44 24 0.03 0.0
40 23 0.12 0.0
54 39 0.00 0.0
54 17 0.05 0.0
17 10 0.00 0.0
21 13 0.03 1.2
53 13 0.05 0.5
53 22 0.67 5.0
22 5 0.03 0.4
February 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
12 1 0.00 0.0
18 3 0.00 0.0
32 12 0.09 0.6
49 29 0.89 0.0
57 34 0.06 0.0
46 24 0.00 0.0
34 28 0.22 0.0
34 20 0.40 2.8
20 7 0.08 1.4
24 6 0.00 0.0
46 11 0.00 0.0
59 40 0.08 0.0
44 15 0.76 4.7
24 7 0.02 0.6
33 23 0.00 0.4
38 26 0.00 0.0
57 24 0.04 0.0
63 26 0.00 0.0
65 40 0.10 0.0
62 42 0.01 0.0
50 39 0.02 0.0
67 46 0.36 0.0
46 35 0.00 0.0
37 29 0.00 0.0
62 25 0.00 0.0
61 38 0.26 0.0
61 47 0.01 0.0
54 36 0.00 0.0
March 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
61 30 0.00 0.0
56 37 0.04 0.0
37 22 0.64 4.8
29 17 0.03 0.4
45 16 0.00 0.0
60 29 0.15 0.0
50 26 0.01 0.4
29 23 0.00 0.3
42 22 0.00 0.0
47 29 0.13 0.0
46 36 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
65 45 0.00 0.0
77 36 0.00 0.0
71 51 0.17 0.0
54 32 0.02 0.1
37 25 0.01 0.4
53 20 0.00 0.0
51 34 0.17 0.1
34 30 0.07 0.7
53 28 0.00 0.0
50 35 0.21 0.0
36 25 0.03 0.6
35 21 0.00 0.0
44 18 0.04 0.6
37 32 0.25 3.3
52 26 0.00 0.0
70 40 0.00 0.0
58 38 0.00 0.0
47 29 0.00 0.0
65 22 0.00 0.0
April 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 39 0.01 0.0
56 35 0.14 0.0
60 35 0.00 0.0
67 29 0.00 0.0
64 37 0.00 0.0
48 34 0.37 0.0
54 31 0.05 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
76 40 0.01 0.0
59 38 0.00 0.0
73 27 0.00 0.0
80 36 0.00 0.0
84 41 0.09 0.0
55 37 0.05 0.0
60 27 0.00 0.0
69 31 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.00 0.0
71 49 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
81 42 0.00 0.0
67 43 0.06 0.0
58 38 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.00 0.0
63 45 0.00 0.0
69 34 0.00 0.0
68 41 0.00 0.0
66 36 0.41 0.0
74 52 0.00 0.0
54 44 0.00 0.0
61 37 0.00 0.0
May 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
68 36 0.00 0.0
62 43 0.64 0.0
51 39 0.20 0.0
63 36 0.00 0.0
65 43 0.36 0.0
67 59 1.03 0.0
68 57 0.26 0.0
65 51 0.18 0.0
71 47 0.00 0.0
75 40 0.00 0.0
75 46 0.01 0.0
71 52 0.74 0.0
52 40 0.64 0.0
70 40 0.00 0.0
74 44 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.12 0.0
82 50 0.07 0.0
88 52 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
80 60 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
69 46 0.00 0.0
80 37 0.00 0.0
87 59 0.00 0.0
77 59 0.07 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
61 51 0.20 0.0
65 46 0.00 0.0
56 48 0.54 0.0
75 53 0.11 0.0
82 47 0.00 0.0
June 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 54 0.00 0.0
76 61 0.26 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
85 62 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.00 0.0
90 64 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
70 55 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
77 64 0.45 0.0
82 65 0.21 0.0
86 61 0.07 0.0
75 67 0.08 0.0
77 61 0.01 0.0
82 58 0.00 0.0
84 62 0.00 0.0
88 61 0.00 0.0
85 62 0.00 0.0
86 67 0.00 0.0
81 66 0.00 0.0
83 62 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
92 61 0.32 0.0
83 65 0.64 0.0
91 67 0.00 0.0
95 68 0.36 0.0
93 62 0.05 0.0
89 65 0.13 0.0
July 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
88 68 0.03 0.0
83 64 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
79 66 0.02 0.0
90 61 0.00 0.0
91 64 0.00 0.0
94 69 1.35 0.0
88 67 0.38 0.0
85 67 0.32 0.0
83 62 0.00 0.0
86 59 0.00 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
82 57 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.38 0.0
76 62 0.84 0.0
79 67 1.00 0.0
74 59 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
83 59 0.00 0.0
82 62 0.00 0.0
79 64 0.00 0.0
82 69 0.10 0.0
83 66 0.97 0.0
77 57 0.26 0.0
83 53 0.00 0.0
76 63 0.59 0.0
72 62 0.35 0.0
75 65 0.00 0.0
August 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
78 65 0.01 0.0
83 66 0.06 0.0
81 67 0.26 0.0
80 67 0.57 0.0
72 66 0.00 0.0
74 65 0.04 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
82 60 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
82 68 0.65 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
81 56 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
84 66 0.00 0.0
84 62 0.02 0.0
83 65 0.00 0.0
84 66 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
86 71 0.02 0.0
76 67 0.32 0.0
80 56 0.00 0.0
78 50 0.00 0.0
85 50 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.13 0.0
79 63 0.04 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
September 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
88 60 0.00 0.0
81 66 0.11 0.0
75 65 0.64 0.0
84 64 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
90 67 1.70 0.0
84 67 0.04 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
86 67 0.00 0.0
87 66 0.00 0.0
81 68 0.00 0.0
71 63 0.67 0.0
68 61 1.91 0.0
76 58 0.01 0.0
86 55 0.00 0.0
72 62 0.61 0.0
77 62 0.00 0.0
74 65 0.41 0.0
83 65 0.34 0.0
78 62 0.49 0.0
69 55 0.00 0.0
74 55 0.00 0.0
68 58 0.06 0.0
68 51 0.00 0.0
75 48 0.00 0.0
76 61 0.55 0.0
83 63 0.07 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.00 0.0
October 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 66 0.00 0.0
74 65 0.00 0.0
82 66 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.00 0.0
75 64 0.00 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
62 41 0.00 0.0
69 38 0.00 0.0
65 53 0.01 0.0
56 49 0.03 0.0
71 44 0.00 0.0
72 43 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
76 54 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
68 59 0.38 0.0
76 62 0.00 0.0
76 52 0.00 0.0
80 48 0.00 0.0
76 54 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.00 0.0
70 60 0.29 0.0
66 62 0.25 0.0
70 61 0.27 0.0
63 60 0.07 0.0
67 49 0.00 0.0
78 46 0.00 0.0
79 52 0.00 0.0
80 49 0.00 0.0
82 52 0.00 0.0
81 57 0.00 0.0
November 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
71 67 1.26 0.0
80 64 0.22 0.0
64 43 0.01 0.0
52 33 0.00 0.0
62 28 0.00 0.0
68 38 0.07 0.0
40 26 0.00 0.0
41 19 0.00 0.0
47 24 0.00 0.0
49 37 0.00 0.0
58 30 0.00 0.0
65 34 0.00 0.0
70 47 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
73 56 0.00 0.0
71 45 0.00 0.0
72 36 0.00 0.0
75 41 0.00 0.0
65 39 0.05 0.0
48 37 0.17 0.0
45 31 0.02 1.0
34 22 0.01 0.1
37 16 0.00 0.0
37 34 0.53 3.1
36 26 0.00 0.0
44 24 0.00 0.0
44 39 0.09 0.0
41 36 0.00 0.0
58 36 0.40 0.0
49 36 0.00 0.0
December 1971 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
39 26 0.00 0.0
36 18 0.00 0.0
35 24 0.00 0.0
55 30 0.00 0.0
55 46 0.04 0.0
63 48 0.15 0.0
70 56 0.88 0.0
56 53 0.01 0.0
58 45 0.01 0.0
80 49 0.06 0.0
66 39 0.00 0.0
64 34 0.00 0.0
57 40 0.00 0.0
68 36 0.00 0.0
79 60 0.08 0.0
63 50 0.00 0.0
50 21 0.08 0.8
29 20 0.00 0.0
48 19 0.02 0.0
56 45 0.15 0.0
51 39 0.00 0.0
43 29 0.00 0.0
53 25 0.00 0.0
57 48 0.00 0.0
60 33 0.00 0.0
61 59 0.00 0.0
67 59 0.00 0.0
66 31 0.16 0.0
56 25 0.00 0.0
69 43 0.07 0.0
43 31 0.00 0.0
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