February weather forecast
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

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Charleston, is a chilly month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.8°F (-1.8°C) and 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Charleston, in February, during 12.7 rainfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, 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. Throughout the year, there are 46.8 snowfall days, and 22.01" (559mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Charleston, West Virginia, is 10h and 47min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:31 am and sunset at 5:48 pm. On the last day of February, in Charleston, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:18 pm EST.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 4.5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Charleston are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Charleston?

In February, in Charleston, West Virginia, the average high-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C), and 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.

What is the average humidity in February in Charleston?

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

How many days does it rain in February in Charleston?

In February, the rain falls for 12.7 days. Throughout February, 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Charleston?

In Charleston, during February, snow falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.61" (117mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February in Charleston?

In Charleston, West Virginia, the average day length in February is 10h and 47min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in February in Charleston?

On the first day of February in Charleston, sunrise is at 7:31 am and sunset at 5:48 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:18 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in February in Charleston?

In February, the average sunshine duration is 4.5h.

What are the months 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.

What is the UV index reading in February in Charleston?

In Charleston, West Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in February
Charleston, West VA

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).

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Average pressure in February
Charleston, West VA

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

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

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Average wind speed in February
Charleston, West VA

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).

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Average humidity in February
Charleston, West VA

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

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

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Average rainfall in February
Charleston, West VA

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").

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Average rainfall days in February
Charleston, West VA

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).

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Average snowfall in February
Charleston, West VA

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

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

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Average snowfall days in February
Charleston, West VA

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).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Charleston, West VA

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Charleston, West VA
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 47min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 33min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Charleston, West VA

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

The 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).

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Average UV index in February
Charleston, West VA

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

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Charleston, West VA

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).

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Average visibility in February
Charleston, West VA

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

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

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