Elkins, WV Climate

Summary Graph

The summary climate graph for Elkins, WV shows a selection of temperature, rainfall and snow minimum, mean and maximum measures over the course of a year. Click on each of the measures in the key to toggle them on and off.

Graph of average and extreme temperature ranges by day for Elkins, WV.


The warmest month in Elkins Randolph Co Jennings Randolph, Elkins, West Virginia is July with an average high temperature of 82.0°F. The hottest day on record was July 17 1988 when the temperature hit 99.0°F. During January the overnight temperature drops to an average of 19.7°F with the lowest temperature of -24.2°F being recorded on January 20 1984.

Warmest Days

Warmest Months

Coldest Days

Coldest Months

The warmest days on record are:

17 Jul 198899°F
27 Jun 200596.8°F
15 Jul 199596.1°F
29 Jun 201296.1°F
8 Jul 201296.1°F

The warmest months on average were:

July 198887.1°F
July 201186.4°F
August 198886.4°F
July 201286.4°F
July 198786.3°F

The coldest days on record are:

20 Jan 1984-24.2°F
23 Dec 1989-24.2°F
8 Feb 1977-22°F
21 Jan 1985-21.1°F
21 Jan 1994-20°F

The coldest months on average were:

February 19786.3°F
January 19776.6°F
December 19897.8°F
January 197811°F
January 198111.7°F


The wettest month by average rainfall in Elkins, WV is July with an average of 5.2 inches of rain falling on 12 to 13 days.Although in May it typically rains on more days with 4.4 inches falling in 14 to 15 days. The driest month in Elkins, WV is February with an average of 2.7 inches of rain falling on 8 to 9 days.

Wettest Days

The wettest days on record are:

10 July 20023.3 inches
13 July 19912.5 inches
3 July 19962.4 inches
8 July 20052.3 inches
15 July 20122 inches

Wettest Months

The wettest months on record are:

November 198511.1 inches
July 201210.1 inches
July 19969 inches
June 19758.9 inches
September 20008.8 inches

Driest Months

The driest months on record are:

October 19970 inches
November 19970.2 inches
April 19950.3 inches
July 19950.3 inches
December 19940.3 inches