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Solar Energy in Plevna, MT

Solar Energy in Plevna

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Plevna with an average of 6.6 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Plevna

Solar panels in Plevna that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Plevna

The total length of the day in Plevna, MT today (September 24, 2017) will be 12 hours and 01 minutes. [More]

Plevna, MT Solar Energy

Solar Power in Plevna, MT

Solar Energy Data in Plevna, MT

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Plevna, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Plevna

Based on historical Plevna, MT data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Plevna. [1]

Plevna has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 18% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.99 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Plevna that are always titled at the latitude of Plevna (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.93 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.07 kWh/m2/day and approximately 1% less than the average monthly DNI of 4.99 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 Plevna

Solar Radiation Data in Plevna, MT

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Plevna, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Plevna

Plevna, MT has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Plevna is August with an average of 6.6 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 6.53 kWh/m2/day and June at 6.06 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Plevna (Montana) are December with an average of 2.97 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.24 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Plevna

The average monthly solar radiation level in Plevna, MT, of 4.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 33% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 25% 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 Plevna 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 Plevna

Sunrise / Sunset in Plevna

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 24, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:48 am
    • Sunset: 6:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:49 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:01
Solar Energy Statistics for Plevna

Best Months for Solar in Plevna

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (6.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.02 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.23 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Plevna

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the town of Plevna, MT at this current time.

However, Plevna is in Fallon County and Fallon County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Plevna

The Power of Solar in Plevna, MT

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Plevna, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Plevna

Plevna (MT) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5812.2 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Plevna is August with an average of 621.84 kWhac, followed by July at 609.85 kWhac and May at 566.98 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Plevna (Montana) are December with an average of 317.79 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 345.04 kWhac and January at 350.49 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Plevna

Plevna Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Plevna averaged 11.73 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Plevna Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Montana averaged $9.58 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 40% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.98 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Plevna

Solar Energy Contractors in Plevna

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Plevna, MT.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Plevna

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Plevna, MT.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Plevna

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Plevna, MT.

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Weather Forecast for Plevna, MT [5]

Sun Sep 24
44°F
Light Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 47°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 80%
Mon Sep 25
45°F
Light Rain
Min: 33°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Tue Sep 26
54°F
Light Rain
Min: 30°F
Max: 60°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Sep 27
65°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 65°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 2%
Thu Sep 28
68°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 69°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 6%
Fri Sep 29
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 44%

More about Plevna

About Plevna

The town of Plevna, MT in Fallon County has an approximate population of 162. [6]

Plevna Solar Power

Plevna, MT Solar Energy

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

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