The multi-day snow storm that spanned December 2, 3, and 4, 2013 packed a serious punch, dropping feet of snow across the Twin Ports region. With parts of Duluth seeing over 2 feet of snow, where does this storm sit in the record books?

The National Weather Service gathers their official measurements for Duluth at the Duluth Airport, which saw an official storm total of 23.3 inches of snow over the three days of snow. This snowfall total places it in the top 10 of all 3-day storm totals on record.

Top Ten 3-Day Snowfall Totals for Duluth, MN

(Dates listed are storm end dates)

  1. 11/2/1991 (Halloween Storm)  - 36.8 inches
  2. 12/7/1950 - 33.1 inches
  3. 1/27/2004 - 27.1 inches
  4. 1/7/1994 - 25.9 inches
  5. 12/26/2009 - 24.9 inches
  6. 12/4/2013 - 23.3 inches
  7. 12/16/2005 - 22.4 inches
  8. 3/15/1917 - 22.2 inches
  9. 12/8/1969 - 22.1 inches
  10. 3/19/1965 - 21.4 inches