Morgantown January 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Morgantown, West Virginia for the date of January 1 (New Year's Day).
January 1 All-Time Records
1872–2024
Highest temperature 73 °F 1952
Lowest temperature -4 °F 2018
Lowest daily high 11 °F 2018
Highest daily low 54 °F 2022
Most precipitation 1.64 inches 1948
January 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 42.4 °F
Average low 26.9 °F
Chance precipitation 49.4%
Morgantown January 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 37 31 0.14 n/a
2023 55 44 0.00 n/a
2022 60 54 1.40 n/a
2021 58 25 0.61 n/a
2020 41 33 0.00 n/a
2019 63 39 0.00 n/a
2018 11 -4 0.00 n/a
2017 46 37 0.01 n/a
2016 37 30 0.00 n/a
2015 36 22 0.00 n/a
2014 45 23 0.00 n/a
2013 35 28 0.06 n/a
2012 60 32 0.06 n/a
2011 58 44 0.36 n/a
2010 39 22 0.02 n/a
2009 40 15 0.00 n/a
2008 47 22 0.04 n/a
2007 57 35 0.06 n/a
2006 46 35 0.00 n/a
2005 61 45 0.00 n/a
2004 54 27 0.00 n/a
2003 50 36 0.89 n/a
2002 25 11 0.10 n/a
2001 24 19 0.00 n/a
2000 55 23 0.00 0.0
1999 24 15 0.00 0.0
1998 40 6 0.00 0.0
1997 50 32 0.00 0.0
1996 43 36 0.00 0.0
1995 48 34 0.19 0.0
1994 48 19 0.02 0.0
1993 41 28 0.01 0.0
1992 45 19 0.00 0.0
1991 46 19 0.00 0.0
1990 34 29 0.05 0.4
1989 42 30 0.31 0.0
1988 44 23 0.07 0.0
1987 39 31 0.07 0.7
1986 35 24 0.00 0.0
1985 70 42 0.10 0.0
1984 37 19 0.00 0.0
1983 42 25 0.00 0.0
1982 44 28 0.11 0.0
1981 31 27 0.22 2.0
1980 31 27 0.00 0.0
1979 64 52 0.63 0.0
1978 40 29 0.18 0.0
1977 17 6 0.00 0.0
1976 35 30 0.22 n/a
1975 52 27 0.15 0.0
1974 31 20 0.00 0.0
1973 45 28 0.00 0.0
1972 46 25 0.00 0.0
1971 28 22 0.22 2.0
1970 28 25 0.00 0.0
1969 18 3 0.01 0.0
1968 21 -4 0.00 0.0
1967 48 35 0.00 0.0
1966 62 46 0.48 0.0
1965 38 22 0.35 0.1
1964 34 27 0.23 2.0
1963 24 7 0.00 0.0
1962 31 24 0.00 0.0
1961 34 30 0.22 0.0
1960 42 23 0.00 0.0
1959 50 37 0.44 0.0
1958 42 19 0.06 0.0
1957 33 11 0.00 0.0
1956 40 22 0.00 0.0
1955 60 28 0.02 0.0
1954 50 29 0.00 0.0
1953 36 31 0.00 0.0
1952 73 46 0.42 0.0
1951 43 19 0.00 0.0
1950 55 40 0.03 0.0
1949 33 24 0.00 0.0
1948 57 45 1.64 0.0
1947 40 24 0.17 1.1
1946 26 17 0.08 1.2
1945 55 18 0.90 0.0
1944 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1943 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1942 42 18 0.40 0.0
1941 49 30 0.00 0.0
1940 21 3 0.00 0.0
1939 46 31 0.00 0.0
1938 45 33 0.30 0.0
1937 n/a 24 0.00 0.0
1936 41 2 0.00 0.0
1935 42 19 0.30 0.0
1934 58 36 0.35 0.0
1933 30 12 0.21 0.0
1932 49 25 0.50 0.0
1931 30 14 0.00 0.0
1930 67 41 0.15 n/a
1929 52 37 0.25 0.0
1928 37 1 0.00 0.0
1927 33 22 0.08 1.0
1926 38 23 0.00 0.0
1925 37 26 0.00 0.0
1924 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1923 55 30 0.60 0.0
1922 40 14 0.12 1.5
1921 60 41 0.25 0.0
1920 48 22 0.00 0.0
1919 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1918 15 2 0.00 0.0
1917 40 20 0.06 n/a
1916 53 34 0.57 0.0
1915 38 13 0.00 n/a
1914 41 26 0.00 0.0
1913 49 29 0.00 0.0
1912 48 24 0.00 0.0
1911 52 36 0.68 0.0
1910 45 29 0.00 0.0
1909 29 16 0.00 0.0
1908 43 30 0.00 0.0
1907 n/a 40 0.00 0.0
1906 38 23 0.00 0.0
1905 57 43 0.00 0.0
1904 40 26 0.00 0.0
1903 43 19 0.00 n/a
1902 39 17 0.00 0.0
1901 43 27 n/a 0.0
1900 21 7 n/a 0.0
1899 34 10 0.25 2.5
1898 31 14 0.00 n/a
1897 49 34 0.00 n/a
1896 30 19 0.01 0.1
1895 40 11 0.00 0.0
1894 43 22 n/a n/a
1893 50 35 n/a 0.0
1892 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1891 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1890 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1889 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1888 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1887 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1886 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1885 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1884 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1883 40 32 0.03 n/a
1882 29 23 0.03 n/a
1881 27 -2 0.00 n/a
1880 56 37 0.00 n/a
1879 43 33 0.16 n/a
1878 34 28 0.00 n/a
1877 20 10 0.22 n/a
1876 67 45 0.00 n/a
1875 38 16 0.02 n/a
1874 43 28 0.20 n/a
1873 n/a n/a 0.02 0.3
What's the all-time high for Morgantown on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Morgantown history is 73 °F which happened in 1952.
Highest Temperatures in Morgantown on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 73 °F 1952
2 70 °F 1985
3 67 °F 1876
3 67 °F 1930
5 64 °F 1979
6 63 °F 2019
7 62 °F 1966
8 61 °F 2005
9 60 °F 2012
9 60 °F 1921
9 60 °F 1955
9 60 °F 2022
What's the all-time low for Morgantown on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Morgantown history is -4 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2018.
Lowest Temperatures in Morgantown on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 -4 °F 1968
1 -4 °F 2018
3 -2 °F 1881
4 1 °F 1928
5 2 °F 1936
5 2 °F 1918
7 3 °F 1940
7 3 °F 1969
9 6 °F 1998
9 6 °F 1977
Lowest High Temperatures in Morgantown on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 11 °F 2018
2 15 °F 1918
3 17 °F 1977
4 18 °F 1969
5 20 °F 1877
6 21 °F 1968
6 21 °F 1900
6 21 °F 1940
9 24 °F 1999
9 24 °F 1963
9 24 °F 2001
What's the most it has ever rained in Morgantown on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Morgantown history is 1.64 inches which happened in 1948.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Morgantown on January 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.64 inches 1948
2 1.40 inches 2022
3 0.90 inches 1945
4 0.89 inches 2003
5 0.68 inches 1911
6 0.63 inches 1979
7 0.61 inches 2021
8 0.60 inches 1923
9 0.57 inches 1916
10 0.50 inches 1932
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1946–2024 Morgantown Municipal Airport location
1872–1945 Morgantown location