Charleston Weather in 1987

Historical record of Charleston, West Virginia weather for the year 1987 based on NOAA data.
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1987 Charleston Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 97 °F August 22
Lowest temperature -2 °F January 27
Highest daily low 73 °F August 12
Lowest daily high 20 °F January 25
Most daily precipitation 1.9 inches August 22
Most daily snow 10.9 inches April 4
Total annual precipitation 37.4 inches -
Total annual snow 58.7 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Charleston in 1987
Rank Temperature Date
1 97 °F Aug 22
1 97 °F Jul 24
3 96 °F Jul 22
4 95 °F Aug 15
4 95 °F Aug 8
4 95 °F Aug 7
4 95 °F Aug 3
4 95 °F Jul 25
4 95 °F Jul 23
4 95 °F Jul 21
Lowest Temperatures in Charleston in 1987
Rank Temperature Date
1 -2 °F January 27
2 8 °F January 24
3 9 °F January 26
3 9 °F January 23
5 15 °F January 25
6 16 °F December 30
6 16 °F November 22
6 16 °F February 9
6 16 °F January 28
10 19 °F February 10
10 19 °F January 5
January 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
39 29 0.39 2.5
33 30 0.13 1.6
32 31 0.00 0.0
35 25 0.00 0.0
43 19 0.00 0.0
57 21 0.00 0.0
53 37 0.00 0.0
38 33 0.00 0.0
48 30 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.06 0.2
34 30 0.16 2.2
40 30 0.00 0.0
52 26 0.00 0.0
56 29 0.06 0.0
49 43 0.07 0.0
43 35 0.00 0.0
42 33 0.00 0.0
48 40 0.20 0.0
58 33 1.12 0.0
33 29 0.00 0.0
34 29 0.00 0.0
30 28 0.42 4.7
30 9 0.05 0.5
22 8 0.02 0.4
20 15 0.13 2.4
23 9 0.00 0.0
30 -2 0.00 0.0
28 16 0.01 0.3
48 26 0.18 0.0
49 31 0.18 0.6
35 26 0.05 0.9
February 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
55 23 0.07 0.0
47 39 0.07 0.0
46 34 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.00 0.0
50 21 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.00 0.0
52 26 0.00 0.0
49 20 0.15 1.8
29 16 0.02 0.6
46 19 0.00 0.0
55 23 0.00 0.0
52 39 0.19 0.0
48 31 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
43 27 0.00 0.0
31 23 0.79 0.5
33 30 0.31 2.3
35 28 0.14 1.4
43 28 0.00 0.0
42 28 0.00 0.0
44 33 0.02 0.0
49 32 0.73 2.2
44 29 0.14 0.9
44 23 0.00 0.0
54 27 0.00 0.0
53 30 0.00 0.0
46 37 0.40 0.0
55 44 0.31 0.0
March 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
59 39 0.02 0.0
49 37 0.00 0.0
52 37 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
56 25 0.00 0.0
69 33 0.00 0.0
72 34 0.00 0.0
73 34 0.00 0.0
59 30 0.01 0.1
39 23 0.00 0.0
51 23 0.00 0.0
51 33 0.07 0.6
47 28 0.00 0.0
60 25 0.00 0.0
62 37 0.00 0.0
47 35 0.10 0.0
56 24 0.00 0.0
61 32 0.00 0.0
56 41 0.11 0.0
59 28 0.00 0.0
58 28 0.00 0.0
61 30 0.00 0.0
72 31 0.00 0.0
73 51 0.01 0.0
73 53 0.09 0.0
69 47 0.00 0.0
73 40 0.01 0.0
71 46 0.01 0.0
78 43 0.00 0.0
68 37 0.54 0.0
37 28 0.33 3.2
April 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
50 27 0.00 0.0
51 34 0.12 0.6
35 30 0.49 6.2
32 28 0.75 10.9
38 31 0.28 3.0
39 35 0.10 0.0
44 38 0.09 0.0
61 40 0.00 0.0
63 34 0.00 0.0
71 33 0.00 0.0
67 42 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.21 0.0
71 38 0.00 0.0
66 53 0.03 0.0
65 55 0.38 0.0
56 48 0.51 0.0
59 48 0.10 0.0
73 47 0.00 0.0
81 48 0.00 0.0
83 50 0.00 0.0
87 51 0.00 0.0
90 54 0.00 0.0
78 50 0.29 0.0
53 48 0.58 0.0
64 46 0.00 0.0
73 40 0.00 0.0
71 42 0.05 0.0
62 43 0.00 0.0
81 37 0.04 0.0
69 46 0.03 0.0
May 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
76 37 0.00 0.0
87 49 0.00 0.0
72 55 0.13 0.0
57 46 0.67 0.0
70 41 0.00 0.0
73 38 0.00 0.0
78 41 0.00 0.0
72 44 0.00 0.0
80 40 0.00 0.0
84 47 0.00 0.0
83 52 0.00 0.0
80 57 0.02 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
85 60 0.00 0.0
72 51 0.45 0.0
80 44 0.00 0.0
87 47 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.17 0.0
82 67 0.37 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
86 63 0.02 0.0
87 62 0.00 0.0
83 64 0.26 0.0
87 67 0.00 0.0
85 65 0.08 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
91 66 0.32 0.0
83 65 0.00 0.0
June 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 63 0.73 0.0
85 62 0.03 0.0
84 67 0.05 0.0
80 64 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.00 0.0
85 52 0.00 0.0
88 58 0.00 0.0
87 68 0.00 0.0
84 59 1.26 0.0
74 48 0.00 0.0
84 49 0.00 0.0
80 69 0.12 0.0
85 67 0.04 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
83 66 0.86 0.0
87 62 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
88 70 0.01 0.0
80 67 0.05 0.0
87 69 0.19 0.0
84 69 0.00 0.0
84 70 0.02 0.0
87 69 0.00 0.0
88 67 0.02 0.0
83 65 0.00 0.0
78 60 0.00 0.0
81 52 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
89 69 0.00 0.0
July 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
81 65 0.16 0.0
85 72 0.72 0.0
85 68 1.65 0.0
83 70 0.10 0.0
84 68 0.36 0.0
87 68 0.09 0.0
87 67 0.36 0.0
89 65 0.34 0.0
88 69 0.04 0.0
88 71 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.00 0.0
88 69 0.05 0.0
79 60 0.18 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
80 57 0.00 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
89 59 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
93 64 0.00 0.0
95 68 0.00 0.0
96 69 0.00 0.0
95 69 0.00 0.0
97 67 0.00 0.0
95 67 0.00 0.0
92 70 0.02 0.0
91 70 0.00 0.0
88 67 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.00 0.0
93 63 0.00 0.0
90 68 0.16 0.0
August 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
94 65 0.00 0.0
94 70 0.00 0.0
95 71 0.02 0.0
92 73 0.03 0.0
88 69 0.00 0.0
94 63 0.00 0.0
95 68 0.00 0.0
95 69 0.00 0.0
94 73 0.44 0.0
83 71 0.00 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
92 73 0.00 0.0
93 69 0.00 0.0
93 62 0.00 0.0
95 60 0.00 0.0
93 71 0.00 0.0
92 67 0.08 0.0
94 68 0.00 0.0
94 60 0.00 0.0
91 61 0.00 0.0
94 56 0.00 0.0
97 70 1.94 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
81 52 0.00 0.0
75 59 0.01 0.0
92 60 0.01 0.0
89 69 0.72 0.0
79 66 0.29 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
80 54 0.00 0.0
80 56 0.02 0.0
September 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 53 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
82 49 0.00 0.0
82 55 0.00 0.0
67 59 0.49 0.0
77 64 0.01 0.0
71 68 1.30 0.0
79 66 0.34 0.0
81 65 0.00 0.0
84 63 0.00 0.0
75 62 0.53 0.0
71 64 0.32 0.0
82 63 0.04 0.0
84 61 0.00 0.0
85 58 0.00 0.0
84 67 0.00 0.0
84 68 0.23 0.0
78 66 0.02 0.0
68 63 0.12 0.0
75 59 0.00 0.0
73 56 0.05 0.0
64 53 0.00 0.0
70 52 0.00 0.0
74 49 0.00 0.0
71 47 0.00 0.0
77 40 0.00 0.0
82 44 0.00 0.0
81 51 0.00 0.0
81 56 0.38 0.0
67 50 0.06 0.0
October 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
61 43 0.00 0.0
74 44 0.20 0.0
49 38 0.19 0.0
58 33 0.00 0.0
71 33 0.00 0.0
59 48 0.07 0.0
53 45 0.04 0.0
56 36 0.00 0.0
65 31 0.00 0.0
68 51 0.00 0.0
53 45 0.17 0.0
53 33 0.00 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
66 29 0.00 0.0
70 31 0.00 0.0
75 34 0.00 0.0
73 42 0.00 0.0
67 41 0.00 0.0
73 36 0.00 0.0
62 49 0.20 0.0
50 31 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
66 39 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
58 33 0.00 0.0
71 28 0.00 0.0
57 41 0.23 0.0
54 34 0.00 0.0
50 31 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
77 45 0.00 0.0
November 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
79 44 0.00 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
78 56 0.00 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
64 41 0.00 0.0
52 29 0.00 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
71 45 0.00 0.0
62 46 0.80 0.0
46 30 1.00 0.1
35 27 0.01 0.1
48 25 0.00 0.0
62 29 0.00 0.0
64 34 0.00 0.0
71 29 0.00 0.0
72 54 0.00 0.0
68 58 0.66 0.0
58 34 0.00 0.0
51 30 0.00 0.0
46 25 0.10 2.1
30 20 0.01 0.1
49 16 0.00 0.0
62 29 0.00 0.0
57 47 0.05 0.0
72 45 0.00 0.0
67 47 0.00 0.0
63 46 0.01 0.0
64 51 0.00 0.0
57 40 0.07 0.0
41 39 0.00 0.0
December 1987 Charleston Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
39 35 0.04 0.0
36 26 0.00 0.0
46 23 0.13 0.0
40 31 0.24 2.3
33 29 0.01 0.1
39 21 0.00 0.0
55 30 0.00 0.0
64 43 0.00 0.0
66 51 0.02 0.0
55 36 0.00 0.0
52 29 0.02 0.0
53 42 0.00 0.0
45 34 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.69 2.5
65 34 0.07 0.0
35 29 0.00 0.0
31 28 0.00 0.0
38 26 0.00 0.0
53 31 0.05 0.0
62 41 0.09 0.0
42 29 0.00 0.0
42 22 0.06 0.0
52 33 0.00 0.0
64 29 0.04 0.0
60 50 1.54 0.0
50 38 0.70 0.0
41 37 0.01 0.0
47 39 0.20 0.0
39 23 0.04 0.8
36 16 0.00 0.0
50 24 0.18 0.0
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1949–2024 Charleston Yeager Airport location
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