Naval Hospital Charleston 

Navy Hospital 

Charleston, South Carolina 


In Charleston, the summers are hot and oppressive, the winters are cold and windy, and it is wet and partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 43°F to 89°F and is rarely below 30°F or above 94°F.


Based on the tourism score, the best times of year to visit Charleston for warm-weather activities are from mid April to late May and from late September to late October. 

Cost of Living
Residents in Charleston, SC enjoy a cost of living index of 115. This index is 19% higher than the South Carolina average, and 15% higher than the national average.
The general cost of living for any given area can be estimated by looking at the cost of everyday goods in that area. For those living in Charleston, SC, the average cost of goods and services is 3% higher than it is in South Carolina, and it is 9% higher than the national average.
Getting to Know the Area
Charleston, the South Carolina port city founded in 1670, is defined by its cobblestone streets, horse-drawn carriages and pastel antebellum houses, particularly in the elegant French Quarter and Battery districts. The Battery promenade and Waterfront Park both overlook Charleston Harbor, while Fort Sumter, a federal stronghold where the first shots of the Civil War rang out, lies across the water.


Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.