Charleston
West Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January 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
January, like December, in Charleston, West Virginia, is a wintry winter month, with average temperature varying between 26.2°F (-3.2°C) and 42.4°F (5.8°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.2°F (-3.2°C), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In January, in Charleston, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout January, 3" (76.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Charleston, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.7 days and collects up to 44" (1117.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 8.5 days and accumulates 11.5" (292.1mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

What is the coldest month in Charleston?

With an average high-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.2°F (-3.2°C), January is the coldest month in Charleston, West Virginia.

What is the temperature in January in Charleston?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Charleston, West Virginia, is 42.4°F (5.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

How many days does it rain in January in Charleston?

In Charleston, West Virginia, in January, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 3" (76.2mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Charleston?

In January, in Charleston, it is snowing for 8.5 days. Throughout January, 11.5" (292.1mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Charleston?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Charleston. Snow falls for 8.5 days and accumulates 11.5" (292.1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Charleston have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Charleston is 9.9h.
Average temperature in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average high temperature in January: 42.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.3°F).

Average rainfall in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall in January: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (2.7").

Average rainfall days in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (9.3 days).

Average snowfall in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall in January: 11.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (11.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in January - Charleston, West VA
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

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