February weather forecast and climate
Charleston, West VA

The calm Kanawha River in front of Charleston, West Virginia, reflecting the city in its water
The calm Kanawha River in front of Charleston, West Virginia, reflecting the city in its water
The last month of the winter, February, is a frosty month in Charleston, West Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 28.8°F (-1.8°C) and an average high of 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Temperature

In Charleston, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a chilly 43.3°F (6.3°C). In Charleston, in February, the average low-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Charleston are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In Charleston, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 3.31" (84mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Charleston, there are 180.4 rainfall days, and 34.06" (865mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Charleston. In Charleston, during February, snow falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.61" (117mm) of snow. In Charleston, West Virginia, during the entire year, snow falls for 46.8 days, and aggregates up to 22.01" (559mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Charleston, the average length of the day in February is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 4.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Charleston?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Charleston, is 43.3°F (6.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

What are the most humid months in Charleston?

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 82%, are most humid months in Charleston, West Virginia.

What is the average humidity in February in Charleston?

In February, the average relative humidity in Charleston, West Virginia, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in February in Charleston?

In Charleston, in February, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 3.31" (84mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Charleston in February?

In Charleston, in February, during 10.8 snowfall days, 4.61" (117mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Charleston have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Charleston is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Charleston have in February?

In Charleston, the average sunshine in February is 4.5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Charleston?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Charleston.

How high is the UV index in February in Charleston?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Charleston is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average high temperature in February: 43.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 28.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.3°F).

Average pressure in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average pressure in February: 30.11"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

Average humidity in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average humidity in February: 82%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (82%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July, August and November (76%).

Average rainfall in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall in February: 3.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

Average rainfall days in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11 days).

Average snowfall in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall in February: 4.61"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.51").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.7h).

Average sunshine days in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in February: 8.4 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.4 days).

Average UV index in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in February: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

Average visibility in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).