Charleston Weather in 1974

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1974 based on NOAA data.
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1974 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 92 °F May 14
Lowest temperature 11 °F December 10
Highest daily low 70 °F August 28
Lowest daily high 26 °F February 9
Most daily precipitation 1.7 inches May 12
Most daily snow 6.3 inches February 8
Total annual precipitation 43.5 inches -
Total annual snow 27.0 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1974
Rank Temperature Date
1 92 °F May 14
2 91 °F Jul 3
2 91 °F Apr 1
4 90 °F Jul 18
4 90 °F Jul 14
4 90 °F Jul 4
4 90 °F Jun 20
8 89 °F Aug 27
8 89 °F Jul 29
8 89 °F Jul 9
8 89 °F Jul 2
8 89 °F Jun 9
8 89 °F May 16
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1974
Rank Temperature Date
1 11 °F December 10
2 12 °F February 5
3 13 °F December 5
4 14 °F January 13
5 15 °F January 12
6 16 °F February 9
7 17 °F December 6
7 17 °F November 27
7 17 °F February 25
10 18 °F February 26
January 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
35 25 0.00 0.0
40 24 0.01 0.0
39 32 1.06 0.0
33 28 0.03 0.0
34 28 0.00 0.0
37 30 0.04 0.0
35 28 0.00 0.0
44 22 0.08 0.0
52 37 0.08 0.0
58 37 1.64 0.0
56 32 0.70 0.0
32 15 0.02 0.3
33 14 0.00 0.0
47 29 0.00 0.0
58 45 0.00 0.0
66 48 0.00 0.0
62 46 0.00 0.0
72 45 0.02 0.0
62 58 0.03 0.0
73 50 0.02 0.0
61 44 0.25 0.0
68 40 0.00 0.0
60 37 0.07 0.0
38 36 0.20 0.0
45 34 0.00 0.0
66 34 0.11 0.0
68 45 0.00 0.0
62 38 0.31 0.0
52 39 0.00 0.0
56 33 0.00 0.0
65 32 0.00 0.0
February 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
59 23 0.00 0.0
64 37 0.21 0.0
37 31 0.01 0.0
31 20 0.22 2.2
34 12 0.05 0.5
55 26 0.07 0.0
55 27 0.06 0.0
27 22 0.49 6.3
26 16 0.00 0.0
35 21 0.00 0.0
35 23 0.19 2.3
55 30 0.00 0.0
62 45 0.11 0.0
52 35 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.00 0.0
49 31 0.00 0.0
48 30 0.00 0.0
55 23 0.00 0.0
65 41 0.14 0.0
44 28 0.01 0.0
65 26 0.00 0.0
64 34 0.33 0.3
47 28 0.00 0.0
49 21 0.25 0.0
29 17 0.11 1.1
35 18 0.03 0.3
54 19 0.00 0.0
52 37 0.22 0.0
March 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
57 34 0.02 0.0
71 42 0.01 0.0
78 55 0.00 0.0
79 65 0.00 0.0
72 49 0.21 0.0
61 40 0.33 0.0
79 51 0.02 0.0
81 53 0.00 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
67 42 0.02 0.0
45 41 0.96 0.0
45 34 0.47 0.0
40 24 0.00 0.0
49 20 0.00 0.0
63 25 0.00 0.0
59 35 0.71 0.0
43 33 0.04 0.3
54 33 0.00 0.0
57 43 0.43 0.0
60 38 0.00 0.0
53 33 0.71 0.0
49 28 0.00 0.0
65 31 0.00 0.0
45 26 0.10 0.6
46 19 0.00 0.0
63 26 0.00 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
67 38 0.00 0.0
66 52 0.00 0.0
60 36 0.46 0.0
55 35 0.05 0.0
April 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
91 41 0.04 0.0
71 48 0.33 0.0
87 44 0.49 0.0
76 58 0.78 0.0
58 37 0.03 0.0
52 33 0.06 0.6
62 32 0.00 0.0
58 37 0.60 0.0
37 31 0.11 0.6
58 26 0.00 0.0
76 33 0.00 0.0
74 51 0.00 0.0
79 58 0.05 0.0
85 54 0.12 0.0
55 46 0.00 0.0
62 42 0.00 0.0
62 32 0.00 0.0
69 37 0.00 0.0
66 42 0.00 0.0
77 35 0.00 0.0
82 57 0.00 0.0
73 60 0.25 0.0
64 44 0.08 0.0
57 40 0.00 0.0
62 31 0.00 0.0
74 42 0.00 0.0
82 42 0.00 0.0
87 52 0.00 0.0
87 62 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.11 0.0
May 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 52 0.00 0.0
57 50 0.30 0.0
70 55 0.16 0.0
67 44 0.00 0.0
62 44 0.00 0.0
64 39 0.00 0.0
59 30 0.00 0.0
78 37 0.04 0.0
72 51 0.04 0.0
73 48 0.00 0.0
88 44 0.75 0.0
70 53 1.73 0.0
70 51 0.00 0.0
92 44 0.00 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.09 0.0
83 64 0.07 0.0
81 66 0.00 0.0
84 60 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
79 66 0.41 0.0
79 61 0.52 0.0
78 60 0.00 0.0
67 54 0.00 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
70 46 0.00 0.0
76 40 0.02 0.0
78 61 0.81 0.0
78 63 0.54 0.0
85 64 0.58 0.0
June 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 59 0.94 0.0
71 56 0.07 0.0
80 55 0.00 0.0
84 51 0.00 0.0
82 53 0.00 0.0
84 60 0.40 0.0
86 66 0.03 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.00 0.0
78 60 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
80 45 0.00 0.0
84 51 0.00 0.0
80 61 0.29 0.0
78 52 0.01 0.0
69 44 0.00 0.0
80 49 0.00 0.0
88 51 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
84 68 1.04 0.0
80 66 1.16 0.0
67 60 0.48 0.0
72 55 0.03 0.0
72 53 0.00 0.0
73 51 0.00 0.0
76 52 0.24 0.0
68 56 0.38 0.0
74 53 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
July 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
86 67 0.00 0.0
89 63 0.00 0.0
91 64 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.02 0.0
86 68 0.24 0.0
84 67 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
88 68 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
86 68 0.01 0.0
83 62 0.10 0.0
83 54 0.00 0.0
86 54 0.00 0.0
90 56 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.52 0.0
81 64 0.00 0.0
86 59 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
79 66 0.58 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
73 67 0.37 0.0
80 62 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.08 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
89 66 0.24 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
August 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
86 56 0.00 0.0
87 62 0.10 0.0
82 68 0.15 0.0
80 64 0.64 0.0
76 59 0.00 0.0
80 57 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.01 0.0
81 68 0.51 0.0
85 67 0.08 0.0
83 64 0.00 0.0
74 66 0.47 0.0
81 67 0.00 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.01 0.0
83 67 0.06 0.0
74 63 0.19 0.0
82 63 0.00 0.0
83 60 0.10 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
83 59 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.00 0.0
85 63 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
85 68 0.10 0.0
89 66 0.00 0.0
88 70 0.54 0.0
84 69 1.03 0.0
77 69 0.04 0.0
79 68 0.19 0.0
September 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
80 62 0.16 0.0
75 60 0.01 0.0
72 56 0.57 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
73 46 0.00 0.0
62 55 0.13 0.0
74 60 0.00 0.0
76 60 0.00 0.0
71 63 0.30 0.0
75 65 0.00 0.0
83 62 0.00 0.0
85 64 0.03 0.0
85 61 0.42 0.0
63 53 0.00 0.0
69 51 0.00 0.0
72 52 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
77 59 0.00 0.0
69 50 0.42 0.0
65 46 0.00 0.0
58 36 0.00 0.0
68 34 0.00 0.0
68 51 0.00 0.0
70 44 0.00 0.0
78 46 0.24 0.0
80 62 0.36 0.0
73 49 0.00 0.0
67 42 0.00 0.0
October 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
61 39 0.00 0.0
51 30 0.00 0.0
52 28 0.00 0.0
67 27 0.00 0.0
75 37 0.00 0.0
78 39 0.00 0.0
61 42 0.00 0.0
60 31 0.00 0.0
68 31 0.00 0.0
73 36 0.00 0.0
78 40 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
76 52 0.00 0.0
79 62 0.00 0.0
65 52 0.50 0.0
54 45 0.86 0.0
66 40 0.00 0.0
55 41 0.00 0.0
46 35 0.00 0.0
44 31 0.08 0.6
49 23 0.00 0.0
64 24 0.00 0.0
68 29 0.00 0.0
65 51 0.01 0.0
71 53 0.18 0.0
63 40 0.00 0.0
66 30 0.00 0.0
74 34 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
68 55 0.01 0.0
80 50 0.00 0.0
November 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
78 51 0.00 0.0
78 51 0.00 0.0
77 50 0.00 0.0
76 55 0.12 0.0
62 46 0.59 0.0
52 43 0.00 0.0
47 35 0.03 0.0
53 30 0.00 0.0
60 29 0.00 0.0
68 30 0.00 0.0
69 48 0.10 0.0
52 38 0.20 0.0
51 36 0.00 0.0
54 31 0.24 1.3
42 27 0.00 0.0
49 23 0.00 0.0
50 28 0.10 0.0
46 29 0.00 0.0
63 45 0.21 0.0
59 38 0.75 0.0
38 31 0.13 1.3
43 29 0.00 0.0
67 25 0.00 0.0
69 41 0.00 0.0
47 27 0.34 0.1
35 21 0.00 0.0
51 17 0.02 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
44 24 0.00 0.0
44 28 0.89 0.0
December 1974 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
36 32 0.41 2.2
32 31 0.36 3.4
36 28 0.00 0.0
30 19 0.00 0.0
39 13 0.00 0.0
49 17 0.00 0.0
49 37 0.10 0.0
48 34 0.23 0.0
35 20 0.12 2.0
38 11 0.00 0.0
50 21 0.02 0.0
47 37 0.00 0.0
41 37 0.06 0.0
46 29 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.34 0.0
45 34 0.05 0.0
35 29 0.06 0.7
29 25 0.00 0.0
48 26 0.04 0.0
39 19 0.00 0.0
47 32 0.00 0.0
45 30 0.00 0.0
64 29 0.00 0.0
59 53 0.26 0.0
60 27 0.38 0.0
34 25 0.00 0.0
46 30 0.48 0.0
46 35 0.02 0.0
54 34 0.00 0.0
54 35 0.00 0.0
62 32 0.26 0.0
Weather Station Details
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