Charleston Weather in 1986

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1986 based on NOAA data.
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1986 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 93 °F July 20
Lowest temperature 2 °F January 28
Highest daily low 73 °F July 19
Lowest daily high 19 °F January 28
Most daily precipitation 2.1 inches July 2
Most daily snow 6.0 inches February 14
Total annual precipitation 45.8 inches -
Total annual snow 34.8 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1986
Rank Temperature Date
1 93 °F Jul 20
2 92 °F Jul 26
2 92 °F Jul 24
2 92 °F Jul 18
2 92 °F Jun 28
6 91 °F Aug 7
6 91 °F Aug 6
6 91 °F Jul 25
6 91 °F Jul 19
6 91 °F Jul 17
6 91 °F Jul 8
6 91 °F Jul 6
6 91 °F Jun 22
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1986
Rank Temperature Date
1 2 °F January 28
2 6 °F January 27
2 6 °F January 8
4 8 °F January 9
5 10 °F March 8
5 10 °F February 13
7 12 °F January 7
8 13 °F December 14
8 13 °F November 14
8 13 °F January 14
January 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
42 24 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
53 35 0.00 0.0
54 27 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.03 0.5
41 28 0.00 0.0
30 12 0.00 0.0
29 6 0.00 0.0
46 8 0.00 0.0
48 24 0.00 0.0
48 20 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.00 0.0
40 14 0.10 0.9
35 13 0.01 0.1
40 16 0.00 0.0
60 20 0.00 0.0
62 35 0.02 0.0
67 47 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.57 0.5
34 30 0.60 6.0
55 27 0.00 0.0
55 35 0.09 0.0
44 28 0.00 0.0
49 20 0.00 0.0
40 35 0.35 1.5
38 23 0.08 0.4
23 6 0.09 1.4
19 2 0.00 0.0
41 19 0.16 1.5
31 23 0.02 0.3
41 25 0.00 0.0
February 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
64 28 0.00 0.0
60 50 0.00 0.0
57 49 0.39 0.0
68 51 0.01 0.0
70 55 0.04 0.0
62 47 0.41 0.0
51 39 0.21 0.0
42 36 0.01 0.0
39 32 0.00 0.0
35 26 0.37 3.6
27 19 0.43 5.0
27 15 0.00 0.0
25 10 0.02 0.5
34 14 0.55 6.0
35 19 0.04 1.0
62 17 0.00 0.0
55 46 0.49 0.0
63 47 0.11 0.0
66 51 0.03 0.0
73 52 0.00 0.0
66 35 0.31 0.0
39 32 0.17 0.0
46 33 0.00 0.0
39 32 0.42 0.3
35 25 0.00 0.0
36 21 0.23 0.9
36 26 0.11 0.4
32 15 0.00 0.0
March 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
37 20 0.00 0.0
47 26 0.00 0.0
41 35 0.09 0.2
41 35 0.04 0.0
46 32 0.00 0.0
43 33 0.16 0.0
39 16 0.35 3.5
39 10 0.00 0.0
76 37 0.00 0.0
79 57 0.39 0.0
63 39 0.00 0.0
66 38 0.05 0.0
72 58 0.01 0.0
64 52 0.53 0.0
61 44 0.12 0.0
48 37 0.00 0.0
54 38 0.00 0.0
69 30 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
45 23 0.03 0.0
34 15 0.00 0.0
47 16 0.00 0.0
65 23 0.00 0.0
60 40 0.00 0.0
79 34 0.00 0.0
75 54 0.00 0.0
57 39 0.10 0.0
67 29 0.00 0.0
79 37 0.00 0.0
82 46 0.00 0.0
85 47 0.00 0.0
April 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
84 52 0.00 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
82 43 0.01 0.0
83 56 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
78 59 0.10 0.0
75 54 0.00 0.0
70 46 0.01 0.0
47 37 0.03 0.0
49 35 0.01 0.0
62 43 0.00 0.0
72 38 0.00 0.0
71 41 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
69 38 0.14 0.0
41 37 0.09 0.0
48 39 0.18 0.0
68 44 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
71 55 0.14 0.0
60 45 0.29 0.0
45 33 0.03 0.0
54 29 0.00 0.0
69 29 0.00 0.0
83 40 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.36 0.0
88 57 0.00 0.0
89 55 0.00 0.0
75 50 0.00 0.0
84 44 0.00 0.0
May 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 55 0.00 0.0
62 47 0.00 0.0
60 38 0.00 0.0
72 29 0.00 0.0
88 41 0.00 0.0
84 64 0.09 0.0
89 62 0.48 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
79 46 0.00 0.0
80 48 0.00 0.0
83 47 0.00 0.0
77 57 0.67 0.0
71 59 0.58 0.0
74 58 0.34 0.0
83 58 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.42 0.0
85 59 0.00 0.0
84 63 0.01 0.0
76 60 0.54 0.0
60 51 0.31 0.0
58 47 0.00 0.0
64 47 0.00 0.0
72 43 0.02 0.0
76 53 0.00 0.0
69 54 0.03 0.0
79 61 0.00 0.0
74 61 0.27 0.0
81 62 1.09 0.0
82 63 0.00 0.0
83 65 0.01 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
June 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
84 61 0.00 0.0
71 50 0.01 0.0
79 46 0.00 0.0
83 59 0.00 0.0
80 66 0.29 0.0
86 66 0.03 0.0
87 67 0.66 0.0
84 67 0.35 0.0
82 64 0.00 0.0
85 63 0.18 0.0
87 70 0.01 0.0
83 69 0.01 0.0
73 60 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
87 66 0.00 0.0
78 58 0.44 0.0
76 51 0.00 0.0
85 49 0.00 0.0
84 62 0.03 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
91 57 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.01 0.0
83 63 0.04 0.0
79 54 0.00 0.0
86 49 0.00 0.0
89 55 0.07 0.0
92 70 0.11 0.0
88 68 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.12 0.0
July 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 67 1.77 0.0
83 67 2.06 0.0
78 58 0.00 0.0
85 51 0.00 0.0
89 59 0.00 0.0
91 65 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
88 70 1.87 0.0
82 70 0.61 0.0
89 68 0.10 0.0
86 69 0.23 0.0
83 71 0.02 0.0
88 69 0.00 0.0
83 70 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.00 0.0
91 73 0.00 0.0
92 73 0.00 0.0
91 73 0.00 0.0
93 70 0.57 0.0
86 68 0.00 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.00 0.0
91 70 0.36 0.0
92 72 0.01 0.0
87 68 0.01 0.0
88 70 0.00 0.0
85 70 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
August 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
89 58 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
86 58 0.00 0.0
90 61 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.00 0.0
91 68 0.01 0.0
82 68 1.06 0.0
85 67 0.04 0.0
85 68 0.46 0.0
79 65 0.18 0.0
80 59 0.00 0.0
83 60 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
89 68 0.00 0.0
87 69 0.00 0.0
77 70 0.38 0.0
82 66 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.22 0.0
78 66 0.94 0.0
81 67 0.00 0.0
84 64 0.00 0.0
85 68 0.76 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
81 54 0.00 0.0
87 56 0.00 0.0
77 61 0.66 0.0
66 49 0.00 0.0
69 42 0.00 0.0
74 44 0.00 0.0
78 50 0.00 0.0
September 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 61 0.15 0.0
75 62 0.00 0.0
80 63 0.02 0.0
75 67 0.56 0.0
81 63 0.10 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
70 55 0.02 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.00 0.0
83 55 0.00 0.0
86 66 0.00 0.0
79 62 0.76 0.0
75 56 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.00 0.0
79 56 0.00 0.0
69 48 0.00 0.0
76 43 0.00 0.0
74 60 0.00 0.0
74 65 0.04 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.00 0.0
83 66 0.25 0.0
76 68 0.50 0.0
86 68 0.00 0.0
87 67 0.77 0.0
81 65 0.34 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
88 64 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.00 0.0
October 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
84 68 0.13 0.0
82 65 0.02 0.0
85 63 0.00 0.0
82 72 0.35 0.0
72 57 0.09 0.0
60 41 0.00 0.0
64 39 0.00 0.0
73 39 0.00 0.0
75 48 0.00 0.0
65 51 0.00 0.0
67 51 0.00 0.0
76 55 0.09 0.0
70 62 0.89 0.0
63 43 0.34 0.0
57 38 0.00 0.0
59 35 0.00 0.0
62 42 0.00 0.0
59 35 0.00 0.0
64 33 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.00 0.0
66 33 0.00 0.0
74 47 0.00 0.0
68 50 0.00 0.0
68 54 0.00 0.0
63 55 0.17 0.0
68 53 0.02 0.0
60 51 0.10 0.0
62 43 0.00 0.0
70 37 0.00 0.0
66 42 0.00 0.0
70 37 0.00 0.0
November 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
66 51 0.08 0.0
59 50 0.00 0.0
55 49 0.00 0.0
57 49 0.09 0.0
58 49 1.04 0.0
55 51 0.00 0.0
61 50 0.15 0.0
68 57 1.43 0.0
62 43 1.01 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
42 38 0.54 0.0
48 37 0.00 0.0
41 18 0.00 0.0
43 13 0.00 0.0
46 30 0.02 0.2
48 42 0.00 0.0
58 43 0.00 0.0
64 38 0.33 0.0
47 36 0.00 0.0
50 35 0.69 0.0
40 37 0.00 0.0
52 30 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.19 0.0
54 40 0.33 0.0
56 35 0.59 0.0
65 48 0.37 0.0
49 43 0.02 0.0
46 35 0.00 0.0
48 33 0.00 0.0
60 32 0.00 0.0
December 1986 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
48 37 0.21 0.0
47 39 0.16 0.0
47 36 0.20 0.0
42 32 0.00 0.0
34 22 0.00 0.0
49 18 0.00 0.0
51 26 0.00 0.0
54 38 0.22 0.0
62 48 1.14 0.0
48 30 0.04 0.0
36 30 0.09 0.0
39 27 0.00 0.0
29 16 0.00 0.0
47 13 0.00 0.0
50 22 0.00 0.0
47 25 0.01 0.0
50 30 0.00 0.0
50 33 0.30 0.0
42 31 0.00 0.0
37 24 0.00 0.0
36 28 0.00 0.0
44 19 0.00 0.0
42 19 0.16 0.0
51 36 1.23 0.0
49 38 0.05 0.0
39 36 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.00 0.0
35 26 0.00 0.0
46 22 0.00 0.0
37 30 0.08 0.1
38 25 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
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