Average Snowfall for Minnesota in March





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during March at cities, towns and parks in Minnesota. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Southern, Northeastern and Northwestern Minnesota.

Southern Minnesota

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
3.6 Albert Lea 6.3 16.0
3.0 Faribault 7.3 18.5
3.9 Mankato 7.8 19.8
5.4 Minneapolis 10.2 25.9
4.6 Redwood Falls 7.9 20.1
6.0 Rochester 8.7 22.1
4.7 St. Paul 9.9 25.1
2.8 Winona 6.3 16.0
3.7 Worthington 6.7 17.0

Northeastern Minnesota

March snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
8.7 Duluth 13.2 33.5
2.7 Grand Marais 5.9 15.0
6.3 Grand Rapids 7.9 20.1
3.4 Gunflint Lake 7.1 18.0
5.9 Hibbing 7.8 19.8
7.8 International Falls 7.6 19.3
3.7 Two Harbors 8.9 22.6

Northwestern Minnesota 

Average snow for March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5.8 Agassiz Wildlife Refuge 5.6 14.2
5.1 Alexandria 8.5 21.6
3.4 Brainerd 8.4 21.3
3.9 Detroit Lakes 7.4 18.8
4.9 Moorhead 10.2 25.9
5.3 St. Cloud 8.1 20.6
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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