West Virginia climate guide

Temperature in West Virginia (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
5°C maximum daytime temperature in January in West Virginia (Charleston)5
7°C maximum daytime temperature in February in West Virginia (Charleston)7
14°C maximum daytime temperature in March in West Virginia (Charleston)14
19°C maximum daytime temperature in April in West Virginia (Charleston)19
24°C maximum daytime temperature in May in West Virginia (Charleston)24
28°C maximum daytime temperature in June in West Virginia (Charleston)28
30°C maximum daytime temperature in July in West Virginia (Charleston)30
29°C maximum daytime temperature in August in West Virginia (Charleston)29
26°C maximum daytime temperature in September in West Virginia (Charleston)26
20°C maximum daytime temperature in October in West Virginia (Charleston)20
14°C maximum daytime temperature in November in West Virginia (Charleston)14
8°C maximum daytime temperature in December in West Virginia (Charleston)8
Min temperature (night-time)
-5°C minimum night-time temperature in January in West Virginia (Charleston)-5
-4°C minimum night-time temperature in February in West Virginia (Charleston)-4
1°C minimum night-time temperature in March in West Virginia (Charleston)1
5°C minimum night-time temperature in April in West Virginia (Charleston)5
10°C minimum night-time temperature in May in West Virginia (Charleston)10
15°C minimum night-time temperature in June in West Virginia (Charleston)15
18°C minimum night-time temperature in July in West Virginia (Charleston)18
17°C minimum night-time temperature in August in West Virginia (Charleston)17
13°C minimum night-time temperature in September in West Virginia (Charleston)13
7°C minimum night-time temperature in October in West Virginia (Charleston)7
2°C minimum night-time temperature in November in West Virginia (Charleston)2
-3°C minimum night-time temperature in December in West Virginia (Charleston)-3

Sunshine & Daylight in West Virginia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
4 hours of sunshine per day (41% of daylight hours) in January in West Virginia4
5 hours of sunshine per day (44% of daylight hours) in February in West Virginia5
6 hours of sunshine per day (49% of daylight hours) in March in West Virginia6
7 hours of sunshine per day (53% of daylight hours) in April in West Virginia7
8 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in May in West Virginia8
8 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in June in West Virginia8
8 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in July in West Virginia8
8 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in August in West Virginia8
7 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in September in West Virginia7
6 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in October in West Virginia6
4 hours of sunshine per day (42% of daylight hours) in November in West Virginia4
3 hours of sunshine per day (36% of daylight hours) in December in West Virginia3
Daily hours of daylight
10 hours of daylight per day in January in West Virginia (Charleston)10
11 hours of daylight per day in February in West Virginia (Charleston)11
12 hours of daylight per day in March in West Virginia (Charleston)12
13 hours of daylight per day in April in West Virginia (Charleston)13
14 hours of daylight per day in May in West Virginia (Charleston)14
15 hours of daylight per day in June in West Virginia (Charleston)15
15 hours of daylight per day in July in West Virginia (Charleston)15
14 hours of daylight per day in August in West Virginia (Charleston)14
12 hours of daylight per day in September in West Virginia (Charleston)12
11 hours of daylight per day in October in West Virginia (Charleston)11
10 hours of daylight per day in November in West Virginia (Charleston)10
10 hours of daylight per day in December in West Virginia (Charleston)10

Rainfall in West Virginia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
15 days with some rainfall in January in West Virginia (Charleston)15
14 days with some rainfall in February in West Virginia (Charleston)14
14 days with some rainfall in March in West Virginia (Charleston)14
14 days with some rainfall in April in West Virginia (Charleston)14
13 days with some rainfall in May in West Virginia (Charleston)13
11 days with some rainfall in June in West Virginia (Charleston)11
13 days with some rainfall in July in West Virginia (Charleston)13
11 days with some rainfall in August in West Virginia (Charleston)11
10 days with some rainfall in September in West Virginia (Charleston)10
10 days with some rainfall in October in West Virginia (Charleston)10
12 days with some rainfall in November in West Virginia (Charleston)12
14 days with some rainfall in December in West Virginia (Charleston)14
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
79 mm monthly rainfall in January in West Virginia (Charleston)79
76 mm monthly rainfall in February in West Virginia (Charleston)76
97 mm monthly rainfall in March in West Virginia (Charleston)97
86 mm monthly rainfall in April in West Virginia (Charleston)86
97 mm monthly rainfall in May in West Virginia (Charleston)97
86 mm monthly rainfall in June in West Virginia (Charleston)86
123 mm monthly rainfall in July in West Virginia (Charleston)123
102 mm monthly rainfall in August in West Virginia (Charleston)102
87 mm monthly rainfall in September in West Virginia (Charleston)87
70 mm monthly rainfall in October in West Virginia (Charleston)70
80 mm monthly rainfall in November in West Virginia (Charleston)80
82 mm monthly rainfall in December in West Virginia (Charleston)82

More climate for West Virginia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in January in West Virginia (Charleston)2
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in February in West Virginia (Charleston)3
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in March in West Virginia (Charleston)5
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in April in West Virginia (Charleston)7
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in West Virginia (Charleston)8
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in June in West Virginia (Charleston)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in July in West Virginia (Charleston)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in August in West Virginia (Charleston)9
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in September in West Virginia (Charleston)7
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in October in West Virginia (Charleston)5
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in November in West Virginia (Charleston)3
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in December in West Virginia (Charleston)2
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in February in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in March in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in April in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in May in West Virginia (Charleston)0
Moderate heat & humidity in June in West Virginia (Charleston)M
High heat & humidity in July in West Virginia (Charleston)H
Moderate heat & humidity in August in West Virginia (Charleston)M
Low heat & humidity in September in West Virginia (Charleston)L
No heat & humidity in October in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in November in West Virginia (Charleston)0
No heat & humidity in December in West Virginia (Charleston)0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for West Virginia, represented by Charleston, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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