Parkersburg January 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Parkersburg, West Virginia for the date of January 1 (New Year's Day).
January 1 All-Time Records
1926–2024
Highest temperature 76 °F 1952
Lowest temperature -5 °F 2018
Lowest daily high 15 °F 2018
Highest daily low 53 °F 2005
Most precipitation 1.43 inches 1948
Most snow 3.0 inches 1947
January 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 42.6 °F
Average low 26.3 °F
Chance precipitation 43.5%
Chance snow 8.1%
Parkersburg January 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 47 33 0.05 0.0
2023 59 36 0.19 0.0
2022 57 46 0.33 0.0
2021 38 n/a 0.02 0.0
2020 41 36 0.00 n/a
2019 64 35 0.63 0.0
2018 15 -5 0.03 0.2
2017 45 28 0.00 0.0
2016 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
2015 30 21 0.00 0.0
2014 32 23 0.00 0.0
2013 36 24 0.02 0.0
2012 46 34 0.00 n/a
2011 64 39 0.40 n/a
2010 41 35 0.02 0.0
2009 33 17 0.00 0.0
2008 49 35 0.01 0.0
2007 61 43 0.15 0.0
2006 44 37 0.00 0.0
2005 57 53 0.02 0.0
2004 52 25 0.00 0.0
2003 58 47 0.38 0.0
2002 24 8 0.00 0.0
2001 29 12 0.00 0.0
2000 53 24 0.00 0.0
1999 29 15 0.00 0.0
1998 30 17 0.00 0.0
1997 52 38 0.00 0.0
1996 44 33 0.08 0.0
1995 48 35 0.15 0.0
1994 34 19 0.00 0.0
1993 59 30 0.00 0.0
1992 44 23 0.00 0.0
1991 68 20 0.00 0.0
1990 53 32 0.02 0.0
1989 45 n/a 0.42 0.0
1988 47 29 0.24 0.0
1987 40 31 0.00 0.0
1986 n/a 26 0.00 n/a
1985 63 43 0.05 0.0
1984 35 n/a 0.00 n/a
1983 43 14 0.00 0.0
1982 45 28 0.04 0.0
1981 35 30 0.04 0.9
1980 29 27 0.00 0.0
1979 60 36 0.88 0.0
1978 41 29 0.18 0.0
1977 16 6 0.00 0.0
1976 37 33 0.12 0.0
1975 48 28 0.04 0.0
1974 30 20 0.01 0.1
1973 46 32 0.00 0.0
1972 49 26 0.00 0.0
1971 30 21 0.00 0.0
1970 33 28 0.00 0.0
1969 20 8 0.00 0.0
1968 19 1 0.00 0.0
1967 48 38 0.00 0.0
1966 64 45 0.98 0.0
1965 41 34 0.58 0.0
1964 34 25 0.52 2.0
1963 27 8 0.00 0.0
1962 32 24 0.00 0.0
1961 35 32 0.53 2.2
1960 40 22 0.00 0.0
1959 48 37 0.56 0.0
1958 45 19 0.05 0.8
1957 34 17 0.00 0.0
1956 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1955 60 32 0.06 0.0
1954 53 32 0.00 0.0
1953 38 33 0.00 0.0
1952 76 47 0.55 0.0
1951 44 18 0.00 0.0
1950 55 41 0.14 0.0
1949 34 26 0.00 0.0
1948 58 42 1.43 0.0
1947 36 25 0.78 3.0
1946 27 19 0.05 0.6
1945 38 10 0.51 2.5
1944 34 24 0.00 0.0
1943 39 32 0.04 0.0
1942 56 38 0.47 0.0
1941 55 38 0.00 0.0
1940 18 6 0.00 0.0
1939 51 35 0.00 0.0
1938 45 37 0.08 0.0
1937 44 26 0.00 0.0
1936 40 23 0.00 0.0
1935 44 19 0.34 0.0
1934 60 29 0.37 0.0
1933 33 18 0.00 0.0
1932 50 43 0.68 0.0
1931 33 18 0.00 0.0
1930 68 38 0.19 0.0
1929 54 32 0.18 0.0
1928 20 3 0.02 0.2
1927 33 24 0.00 0.0
1926 40 26 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Parkersburg on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 76 °F which happened in 1952.
Highest Temperatures in Parkersburg on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 76 °F 1952
2 68 °F 1991
2 68 °F 1930
4 64 °F 2011
4 64 °F 1966
4 64 °F 2019
7 63 °F 1985
8 61 °F 2007
9 60 °F 1955
9 60 °F 1979
9 60 °F 1934
What's the all-time low for Parkersburg on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is -5 °F which happened in 2018.
Lowest Temperatures in Parkersburg on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 -5 °F 2018
2 1 °F 1968
3 3 °F 1928
4 6 °F 1977
4 6 °F 1940
6 8 °F 1963
6 8 °F 2002
6 8 °F 1969
9 10 °F 1945
10 12 °F 2001
Lowest High Temperatures in Parkersburg on January 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 15 °F 2018
2 16 °F 1977
3 18 °F 1940
4 19 °F 1968
5 20 °F 1928
5 20 °F 1969
7 24 °F 2002
8 27 °F 1963
8 27 °F 1946
10 29 °F 1980
10 29 °F 2001
10 29 °F 1999
What's the most it has ever rained in Parkersburg on 1/1?
For the date of Jan 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Parkersburg history is 1.43 inches which happened in 1948.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Parkersburg on January 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.43 inches 1948
2 0.98 inches 1966
3 0.88 inches 1979
4 0.78 inches 1947
5 0.68 inches 1932
6 0.63 inches 2019
7 0.58 inches 1965
8 0.56 inches 1959
9 0.55 inches 1952
10 0.53 inches 1961
All-Time Most Snow in Parkersburg on January 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.0 inches 1947
2 2.5 inches 1945
3 2.2 inches 1961
4 2.0 inches 1964
5 0.9 inches 1981
6 0.8 inches 1958
7 0.6 inches 1946
8 0.2 inches 1928
8 0.2 inches 2018
10 0.1 inches 1974
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1926–2024 Parkersburg location