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The most pleasant months of the year for West Virginia are September, June and August. In West Virginia, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for West Virginia with an average high temperature of 83.4°, which ranks it as cooler than most states. January is the snowiest month in West Virginia with 10.7 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.

Today's Weather - West Virginia, WV

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Chance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms

65°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodayChance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms80° / 60°S 5 to 8 mph
ThursdaySunny79° / 58°W 5 to 8 mph
FridayShowers And Thunderstorms73° / 46°SW 8 mph
SaturdaySunny62° / 40°W 5 to 12 mph
SundayPartly Sunny59° / 39°NW 7 mph
MondaySunny64° / 45°N 5 mph
TuesdayChance Rain Showers68° / 49°SW 6 to 10 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 21
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 33 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the West Virginia area is 8.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in West Virginia.

8.7 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January40° 21°
February44° 24°
March54° 30°
April65° 39°
May73° 49°
June80° 58°
July83° 62°
August83° 61°
September76° 53°
October66° 41°
November55° 33°
December43° 25°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: West Virginia
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January025146
February023124
March019132
April07131
May01140
June20120
July40120
August40100
September1090
October06100
November015111
December024144

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

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