Charleston Weather in 1973

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1973 based on NOAA data.
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1973 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 95 °F September 3
Lowest temperature 2 °F February 17
Highest daily low 73 °F August 29
Lowest daily high 21 °F February 17
Most daily precipitation 2.3 inches September 29
Most daily snow 3.2 inches March 21
Total annual precipitation 49.3 inches -
Total annual snow 18.5 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1973
Rank Temperature Date
1 95 °F Sep 3
1 95 °F Sep 2
3 94 °F Sep 4
3 94 °F Sep 1
3 94 °F Aug 30
6 93 °F Aug 31
6 93 °F Aug 29
6 93 °F Aug 9
6 93 °F Jun 12
10 92 °F Aug 28
10 92 °F Aug 8
10 92 °F Jun 11
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1973
Rank Temperature Date
1 2 °F February 17
2 3 °F February 18
3 5 °F January 9
4 6 °F January 13
5 7 °F January 10
6 8 °F January 12
7 9 °F February 16
7 9 °F January 30
7 9 °F January 11
10 11 °F December 18
10 11 °F February 12
January 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
49 34 0.00 0.0
39 26 0.00 0.0
52 25 0.40 0.0
56 39 0.00 0.0
40 29 0.00 0.0
30 18 0.03 0.3
24 16 0.00 0.0
21 15 0.05 1.2
24 5 0.00 0.0
27 7 0.00 0.0
32 9 0.00 0.0
28 8 0.00 0.0
38 6 0.00 0.0
46 15 0.00 0.0
44 34 0.08 0.0
53 31 0.00 0.0
63 27 0.00 0.0
67 28 0.00 0.0
56 38 0.25 0.0
38 31 0.02 0.0
55 28 0.00 0.0
67 48 0.04 0.0
49 37 0.01 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
55 22 0.00 0.0
60 26 0.05 0.0
53 45 0.27 0.0
45 34 0.18 0.0
35 17 0.14 1.9
33 9 0.00 0.0
51 15 0.00 0.0
February 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
59 43 0.11 0.0
66 44 0.31 0.0
44 34 0.23 0.0
52 34 0.00 0.0
63 32 0.00 0.0
52 41 0.27 0.0
47 37 0.01 0.0
41 22 0.49 0.9
24 15 0.00 0.0
28 14 0.00 0.0
32 14 0.00 0.0
44 11 0.00 0.0
51 19 0.00 0.0
48 34 0.55 0.0
47 27 0.04 0.7
27 9 0.03 0.6
21 2 0.01 0.3
36 3 0.00 0.0
48 25 0.00 0.0
44 27 0.08 0.0
42 25 0.04 0.4
33 18 0.00 0.0
46 31 0.00 0.0
49 25 0.00 0.0
64 24 0.00 0.0
61 40 0.02 0.0
40 32 0.22 0.0
42 29 0.00 0.0
March 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
59 25 0.00 0.0
66 31 0.01 0.0
64 50 0.11 0.0
71 47 0.00 0.0
75 54 0.10 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
73 55 0.42 0.0
70 50 0.00 0.0
79 44 0.00 0.0
75 54 0.00 0.0
72 60 0.18 0.0
66 42 0.00 0.0
71 30 0.00 0.0
84 45 0.13 0.0
74 61 0.17 0.0
65 55 0.24 0.0
62 29 0.69 1.4
46 29 0.02 0.2
52 28 0.00 0.0
37 29 0.44 0.0
37 28 0.43 3.2
37 27 0.00 0.0
51 23 0.00 0.0
68 20 0.00 0.0
65 42 0.15 0.0
56 44 0.18 0.0
59 40 0.00 0.0
62 32 0.00 0.0
56 41 0.12 0.0
68 48 0.00 0.0
76 48 0.01 0.0
April 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 52 0.00 0.0
54 46 0.01 0.0
63 46 0.00 0.0
50 42 0.23 0.0
44 40 0.05 0.0
65 42 0.00 0.0
60 40 0.53 0.0
49 45 0.37 0.0
61 39 0.40 0.0
40 33 0.02 0.2
43 30 0.05 0.5
52 31 0.04 0.2
50 30 0.00 0.0
60 25 0.00 0.0
76 29 0.00 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
66 56 0.14 0.0
73 55 0.01 0.0
78 58 0.20 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
80 67 0.00 0.0
75 55 0.48 0.0
74 50 0.00 0.0
63 49 0.55 0.0
53 48 0.18 0.0
54 43 1.48 0.0
57 42 0.12 0.0
68 34 0.00 0.0
68 46 0.58 0.0
May 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
82 53 0.00 0.0
74 58 0.02 0.0
67 48 0.70 0.0
56 45 0.00 0.0
64 34 0.00 0.0
67 34 0.00 0.0
82 48 0.00 0.0
80 60 1.01 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
73 52 0.13 0.0
72 53 0.08 0.0
71 51 0.00 0.0
66 45 0.00 0.0
69 41 0.00 0.0
61 43 0.00 0.0
72 36 0.00 0.0
60 39 0.25 0.0
68 33 0.00 0.0
75 47 0.20 0.0
61 53 0.10 0.0
74 48 0.00 0.0
80 50 0.02 0.0
73 59 0.53 0.0
66 54 1.10 0.0
77 59 0.12 0.0
80 61 0.28 0.0
74 61 0.18 0.0
83 62 0.08 0.0
76 59 0.01 0.0
76 53 0.55 0.0
68 51 0.00 0.0
June 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
77 45 0.00 0.0
83 50 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.09 0.0
78 60 0.02 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
89 55 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
91 65 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.00 0.0
93 67 0.00 0.0
83 65 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
90 50 0.00 0.0
83 69 0.66 0.0
88 68 1.20 0.0
85 67 0.15 0.0
91 63 0.00 0.0
89 67 0.00 0.0
84 67 1.40 0.0
82 66 0.04 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
88 61 0.00 0.0
91 60 0.00 0.0
82 64 0.24 0.0
82 62 0.49 0.0
78 56 0.19 0.0
82 54 0.00 0.0
July 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
83 62 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.45 0.0
87 67 0.12 0.0
83 62 0.01 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
91 58 0.00 0.0
89 65 0.85 0.0
90 70 0.16 0.0
90 68 0.02 0.0
80 63 0.06 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
90 53 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.30 0.0
80 69 0.01 0.0
82 65 0.00 0.0
84 61 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
83 62 0.50 0.0
76 69 0.72 0.0
86 69 1.15 0.0
86 69 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.10 0.0
86 69 1.96 0.0
84 69 0.39 0.0
86 71 0.00 0.0
85 70 0.00 0.0
87 64 0.07 0.0
78 60 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
80 65 0.01 0.0
August 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
80 69 0.04 0.0
79 65 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
83 60 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
92 68 0.00 0.0
93 63 0.00 0.0
84 70 0.43 0.0
87 69 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.60 0.0
83 69 0.17 0.0
82 70 0.05 0.0
77 66 0.21 0.0
82 65 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.00 0.0
82 66 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
80 64 0.31 0.0
67 63 0.26 0.0
72 55 0.00 0.0
80 53 0.00 0.0
75 60 0.00 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
89 66 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.00 0.0
93 73 0.00 0.0
94 70 0.00 0.0
93 68 0.00 0.0
September 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
94 64 0.00 0.0
95 65 0.00 0.0
95 64 0.00 0.0
94 65 0.00 0.0
91 66 0.00 0.0
80 70 0.02 0.0
83 58 0.00 0.0
83 52 0.00 0.0
67 59 0.44 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
78 48 0.00 0.0
80 55 0.00 0.0
86 50 0.13 0.0
70 63 0.72 0.0
76 55 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
83 54 0.01 0.0
70 48 0.23 0.0
69 48 0.00 0.0
75 49 0.00 0.0
78 59 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
85 64 0.00 0.0
84 63 0.00 0.0
85 57 0.00 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
84 67 2.34 0.0
78 66 0.02 0.0
October 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 61 0.08 0.0
75 58 0.13 0.0
80 56 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.14 0.0
73 49 0.05 0.0
77 42 0.00 0.0
74 55 0.72 0.0
74 60 0.03 0.0
77 58 0.00 0.0
75 57 0.00 0.0
78 54 0.00 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
76 52 0.08 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
65 46 0.00 0.0
59 34 0.00 0.0
69 36 0.00 0.0
67 34 0.00 0.0
72 46 0.00 0.0
69 37 0.00 0.0
73 38 0.00 0.0
74 43 0.00 0.0
75 42 0.00 0.0
76 37 0.00 0.0
73 47 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
58 46 1.32 0.0
46 37 0.93 0.0
49 39 1.04 0.0
52 47 0.23 0.0
November 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
59 38 0.00 0.0
75 33 0.00 0.0
64 38 0.04 0.0
56 29 0.00 0.0
46 35 0.40 0.0
42 25 0.00 0.0
41 21 0.00 0.0
53 25 0.37 0.0
40 29 0.13 0.0
35 24 0.00 0.0
43 17 0.00 0.0
54 24 0.00 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
67 52 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.53 0.0
58 34 0.20 0.0
44 25 0.00 0.0
59 27 0.14 0.0
59 38 0.00 0.0
68 32 0.00 0.0
63 49 0.22 0.0
65 38 0.00 0.0
57 36 0.17 0.0
74 52 0.00 0.0
72 49 0.11 0.0
63 38 0.55 0.0
68 59 2.18 0.0
68 38 0.33 0.0
39 29 0.05 0.0
62 30 0.00 0.0
December 1973 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
50 30 0.00 0.0
63 25 0.00 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
67 40 0.05 0.0
67 43 0.00 0.0
48 34 0.00 0.0
34 26 0.00 0.0
41 24 0.00 0.0
44 32 0.07 0.4
40 25 0.02 0.3
25 16 0.05 1.0
49 17 0.00 0.0
57 36 0.62 0.0
36 31 0.06 0.0
33 30 0.11 0.7
30 24 0.01 0.1
25 16 0.00 0.0
27 11 0.00 0.0
44 23 0.00 0.0
55 29 0.23 1.4
29 17 0.21 2.6
32 18 0.00 0.0
46 28 0.00 0.0
59 40 0.00 0.0
55 43 0.31 0.0
68 53 0.57 0.0
60 40 0.00 0.0
54 34 0.00 0.0
54 34 0.72 0.0
35 26 0.00 0.0
46 34 0.65 0.0
Weather Station Details
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
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