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Solar Energy in Meadowlands, MN

Solar Energy in Meadowlands

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Meadowlands with an average of 5.5 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Meadowlands

Solar panels in Meadowlands that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Meadowlands

The total length of the day in Meadowlands, MN today (July 25, 2017) will be 15 hours and 06 minutes. [More]

Meadowlands, MN Solar Energy

Solar Power in Meadowlands, MN

Solar Energy Data in Meadowlands, MN

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in Meadowlands.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day).
* See glossary & definitions below.


Solar Energy Analysis for Meadowlands, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Meadowlands

Based on historical Meadowlands, MN data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Meadowlands. [1]

Meadowlands has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.64 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.97 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Meadowlands that are always titled at the latitude of Meadowlands (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.4 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.64 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.97 kWh/m2/day. [1]

* See glossary & definitions below.

Solar Energy Glossary

Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI)

Global Horizontal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation that is received per unit area by a surface that is always positioned in a horizontal manner.

Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI)

Direct Normal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is always perpendicular to the sun rays that come in a straight line from the direction of the sun at its current position in the sky.

Average Tilt at Latitude (ATaL)

Average Tilt at Latitude: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is tilted toward the equator at an angle equal to the current latitude. ATaL will often produce the optimum energy output.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Meadowlands

Solar Radiation Data in Meadowlands, MN

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Meadowlands.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day)

Solar Radiation Analysis for Meadowlands, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Meadowlands

Meadowlands, MN has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.36 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Meadowlands is June with an average of 5.5 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.41 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Meadowlands (Minnesota) are December with an average of 2.53 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.57 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.21 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Meadowlands vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Meadowlands

The average monthly solar radiation level in Meadowlands, MN, of 4.36 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 17% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 34% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Meadowlands solar radiation levels compare to average levels in a city with historcially high levels (NV) and a city with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

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Solar Data & Statistics for Meadowlands

Sunrise / Sunset in Meadowlands

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 25, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:44 am
    • Sunset: 8:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:17 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:06
Solar Energy Statistics for Meadowlands

Best Months for Solar in Meadowlands

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.5 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.85 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.73 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.25 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Meadowlands

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Meadowlands, MN at this current time.

However, Meadowlands is in Saint Louis County and Saint Louis County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Meadowlands

The Power of Solar in Meadowlands, MN

Monthly AC solar system output averages for Meadowlands (mn). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in Meadowlands. [2]

* Amounts listed in kWhac (kilowatt hours (AC))

Solar Output Analysis for Meadowlands, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Meadowlands

Meadowlands (MN) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5251.31 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Meadowlands is March with an average of 546.95 kWhac, followed by May at 537.52 kWhac and June at 520.55 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Meadowlands (Minnesota) are November with an average of 265.21 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 277.88 kWhac and January at 356.01 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Meadowlands

Meadowlands Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Meadowlands averaged 13.36 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 5% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Meadowlands Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Minnesota averaged $7.67 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2017, which was approximately 33% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.38 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Meadowlands

Solar Energy Contractors in Meadowlands

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Meadowlands, MN.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Meadowlands

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Meadowlands, MN.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Meadowlands

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Meadowlands, MN.

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Weather Forecast for Meadowlands, MN [5]

Tue Jul 25
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 70°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 8%
Wed Jul 26
74°F
Few Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 75°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 20%
Thu Jul 27
74°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 74°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 44%
Fri Jul 28
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 29
76°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 76°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jul 30
80°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 81°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%

More about Meadowlands

About Meadowlands

The city of Meadowlands, MN in Saint Louis County has an approximate population of 134. [6]

Meadowlands Solar Power

Meadowlands, MN Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Meadowlands, MN, or for more solar-related resources for Meadowlands, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Some tax incentives and rebate programs are designed to spur the use of solar energy. These vary by location.

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