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Lead Electricity Rates

^ Lead, SD electricity rates recently averaged 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Lead Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Lead, SD is an estimated 40 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Lead Natural Gas Rates

^ Lead, SD natural gas rates recently averaged 15.05$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Lead, SD

Energy in Lead, SD

Lead, SD Electricity Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2019, Lead's average rate of 12.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lead Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lead (SD), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.62¢/kWh (August 2018) to 12.72¢/kWh (August 2019).[1]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Lead (South Dakota) of 12.62¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the United States average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lead Electricity Statistics

Lead Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lead, SD in August 2019 were 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Lead versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Lead electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Lead, SD Solar Energy

Solar: Lead vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lead (measured on a monthly basis) is 21 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Lead

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Lead -- averaging an estimated 648 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (374 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Lead vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Lead (measured monthly) is 40 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Lead Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lead, SD

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lead, SD is 5.21 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Lead, SD

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Lead, SD is 6416 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Lead.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Lead, SD Natural Gas Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2019, Lead's average rate of 15.05$/Mcf -- a difference of about -19% from the U.S. average of 18.58$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lead Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Lead (SD), natural gas rates decreased about 4 percent -- from 15.75$/Mcf (August 2018) to 15.05$/Mcf (August 2019).[3]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Lead (South Dakota) of 15.75$/Mcf -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 18.56$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lead Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lead

Average natural gas rates in Lead, SD in August 2019 were 15.05$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.58$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Lead versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Lead natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Lead

Electric Companies in Lead

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    Gas Companies in Lead

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      Solar Contractors in Lead

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        More information about Lead

        About Lead

        Lead (SD) is a city in Lawrence County with an estimated population of 3,124.[4]

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        Lead, SD Energy

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