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Electricity in South Dakota

^ Electricity prices in South Dakota in May 2017 averaged 12.25 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 6% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in South Dakota

^ Natural gas prices in South Dakota in May 2017 averaged 9.13 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 31% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Utilities in South Dakota

Electricity in South Dakota

Residential Electricity Rates in South Dakota

Residential electricity prices in South Dakota in May 2017 averaged 12.25 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 6% less than the national average rate of 13.02 ¢/kWh (May 2017). [1]

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Electricity in South Dakota

See the chart below to compare South Dakota electricity rates against average rates in the U.S. [1]


Last Six Months: South Dakota vs. U.S.


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Natural Gas in South Dakota

Residential Natural Gas Rates in South Dakota

Residential natural gas prices in South Dakota in May 2017 averaged 9.13 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 31% less than the national average rate of 13.18 $/Mcf (May 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in South Dakota

See the chart below to compare South Dakota natural gas prices against the U.S. average prices. [2]


Last Six Months: South Dakota vs. U.S.


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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in South Dakota

Solar Radiation in South Dakota

The capital of South Dakota, Pierre, has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


→ kWh/m2/day: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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→ South Dakota values listed here are based on Pierre data.

Solar Power in South Dakota

See the chart below to compare South Dakota solar radiation levels against the high and low in the U.S. [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ South Dakota values listed here are based on Pierre data.

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More information about South Dakota

About South Dakota

South Dakota ranks 44th in the United States with an total population of approximately 814,180. [4]

SD Utility Rates

Utilities in SD

To learn more about utility rates and consumption in South Dakota, or for other information related to utilities in SD, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Appliances like TVs, radios and toasters draw a small electric current even when they are turned off.

South Dakota Cities

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