To determine whether a wind turbine to produce electricity is a practical option for you, it is quite helpful to know how much wind you can expect in your area and at what height you need to be to get that wind.

 

  Below is a U.S. wind map based on a height of 80 meters or aproximately 262.5 ft.

 

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Below is a U.S. wind map based on a height of 30 meters or aproximately 98 ft. 

 

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