5th Snowiest March in Rochester MN

Through March 14th, the official NWS snow observer near Rochester International Airport has recorded 20.3" of snow this month. This makes this the 5th snowiest March on record, and is also the snowiest March since 2005 when 23.0 inches fell. The snowiest March occurred back in 1951 when 35.1 inches fell.  The table below lists the top 10 snowiest Marches in Rochester. Typically, 8.7" of snow falls in March.

 

Snowiest Marches - Rochester

 

 

1873 - 2013

 

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Rank

Snow Total

Year

1

35.1"

1951

2

25.2"

1985

3

23.0"

2005

4

21.2"

1989

5

20.3"

2013

6

19.5"

1944

7

18.9"

1961

8

18.8"

1997

 

18.8"

1956

10

18.5"

1952



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