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Solar Energy in Saint Anthony, MN

Solar Energy in Saint Anthony

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Saint Anthony with an average of 5.91 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Saint Anthony

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Saint Anthony

The total length of the day in Saint Anthony, MN today (July 20, 2017) will be 15 hours and 06 minutes. [More]

Saint Anthony, MN Solar Energy

Solar Power in Saint Anthony, MN

Solar Energy Data in Saint Anthony, MN

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Saint Anthony, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Anthony

Based on historical Saint Anthony, 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 Saint Anthony. [1]

Saint Anthony has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.13 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Saint Anthony that are always titled at the latitude of Saint Anthony (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.57 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.13 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 Saint Anthony

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Anthony, MN

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Saint Anthony.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Saint Anthony, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Anthony

Saint Anthony, MN has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.7 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Saint Anthony is June with an average of 5.91 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.88 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.73 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Saint Anthony (Minnesota) are December with an average of 2.78 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.94 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.74 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Saint Anthony vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Saint Anthony

The average monthly solar radiation level in Saint Anthony, MN, of 4.7 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 26% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 29% 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 Saint Anthony 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 Saint Anthony

Sunrise / Sunset in Saint Anthony

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:46 am
    • Sunset: 8:52 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:06
Solar Energy Statistics for Saint Anthony

Best Months for Solar in Saint Anthony

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.91 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.38 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Saint Anthony

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

However, Saint Anthony is in Hennepin County and Hennepin County has at least 375 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Saint Anthony

The Power of Solar in Saint Anthony, MN

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Saint Anthony, MN

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Anthony

Saint Anthony (MN) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5560.42 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Saint Anthony is July with an average of 562.16 kWhac, followed by May at 559.49 kWhac and June at 547.75 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Saint Anthony (Minnesota) are November with an average of 296.55 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 301.93 kWhac and January at 409.15 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Saint Anthony

Saint Anthony Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Saint Anthony averaged 13.03 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2017, which was about 3% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Saint Anthony

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Saint Anthony 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 Saint Anthony

Solar Energy Contractors in Saint Anthony

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Saint Anthony

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Saint Anthony

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

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Weather Forecast for Saint Anthony, MN [5]

Thu Jul 20
84°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 68%
Fri Jul 21
74°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 76°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jul 22
79°F
Few Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sun Jul 23
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 65°F
Max: 75°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 23%
Mon Jul 24
72°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 76°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 34%
Tue Jul 25
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 63°F
Max: 79°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%

More about Saint Anthony

About Saint Anthony

The city of Saint Anthony, MN in Hennepin County has an approximate population of 8,308. [6]

Saint Anthony Solar Power

Saint Anthony, MN Solar Energy

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

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