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Solar Energy in Killdeer, ND

Solar Energy in Killdeer

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Killdeer with an average of 5.99 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Killdeer

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Killdeer

The total length of the day in Killdeer, ND today (July 23, 2017) will be 15 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

Killdeer, ND Solar Energy

Solar Power in Killdeer, ND

Solar Energy Data in Killdeer, ND

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Killdeer, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Killdeer

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

Killdeer has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.89 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 17% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.66 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Killdeer that are always titled at the latitude of Killdeer (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.73 kWh/m2/day, or about 22% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.89 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.66 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 Killdeer

Solar Radiation Data in Killdeer, ND

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Killdeer, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Killdeer

Killdeer, ND has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.78 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Killdeer is July with an average of 5.99 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.99 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.78 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Killdeer (North Dakota) are December with an average of 2.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.17 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Killdeer

The average monthly solar radiation level in Killdeer, ND, of 4.78 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 28% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 28% 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 Killdeer 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 Killdeer

Sunrise / Sunset in Killdeer

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:20 am
    • Sunset: 8:34 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:13
Solar Energy Statistics for Killdeer

Best Months for Solar in Killdeer

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (6.55 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.48 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.97 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Killdeer

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

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

Solar Power Output in Killdeer

The Power of Solar in Killdeer, ND

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Killdeer, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Killdeer

Killdeer (ND) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5698.97 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Killdeer is August with an average of 575.98 kWhac, followed by July at 573.33 kWhac and May at 568.24 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Killdeer (North Dakota) are December with an average of 296.97 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 326.6 kWhac and January at 383.22 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Killdeer

Killdeer Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Killdeer averaged 10.39 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2017, which was about 18% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Killdeer

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Killdeer Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in North Dakota averaged $7.61 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 33% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.38 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Killdeer

Solar Energy Contractors in Killdeer

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Killdeer, ND.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Killdeer

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Killdeer, ND.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Killdeer

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Killdeer, ND.

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Weather Forecast for Killdeer, ND [5]

Sun Jul 23
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 24
91°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 68°F
Max: 97°F
Gale: 18 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 25
81°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 87°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 44%
Wed Jul 26
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 60°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 27
92°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 92°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 26%
Fri Jul 28
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 92°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 42%

More about Killdeer

About Killdeer

The city of Killdeer, ND in Dunn County has an approximate population of 751. [6]

Killdeer Solar Power

Killdeer, ND Solar Energy

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

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