Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the United States

Table C-1 Contents

New Mexico


Table C-1. Wind data from 975 stations in the National Climatic Data Center - Nevada
T Period O Anem L Mean Wind Speed (M/S) and Wind Power Density (Watt/m2)
WBAN Y Lat Long Elev Start End B HT O Annual Winter Spring Summer Autumn
ST Station Name Code P DD.MM DDD.MM (M) YYMMDD YYMMDD S (M) C Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow
NV BATTLE MOUNT. 24119 F 40.37 -116.52 1381 481118 541231 A 7.9 R 3.9 85 3.8 95 4.4 114 4.0 70 3.5 63
NV ELKO 24121 W 40.50 -115.47 1548 491026 540826 A 10.1 R 2.9 52 2.6 52 3.4 73 3.0 44 2.4 36
NV ELKO 24121 W 40.50 -115.47 1548 540827 640925 A 11.0 G 2.7 35 2.3 28 3.2 49 2.9 33 2.4 31
NV ELKO 24121 W 40.50 -115.47 1548 640926 781231 A 6.1 G 2.7 36 2.5 34 3.1 49 2.8 34 2.4 29
NV ELY 23154 W 39.17 -114.51 1907 530101 570731 A 14.0 R 5.3 142* 5.4 170* 5.4 147* 5.2 116* 5.3 126*
NV ELY 23154 W 39.17 -114.51 1907 611201 781231 A 6.1 G 4.4 86 4.2 86 4.6 104 4.4 78 4.3 76
NV FALLON 93102 N 39.25 -118.43 1199 550322 580630 A 25.9 R 2.5 40 2.5 47 3.1 61 2.3 25 1.9 22
NV FALLON 93102 N 39.25 -118.43 1199 580701 701130 A 4.6 G 2.1 26 1.9 26 2.8 43 2.2 19 1.7 16
NV FALLON 93123 F 39.25 -118.43 1199 500401 541231 A 8.2 R 3.1 55 3.0 63 3.7 79 3.2 46 2.7 34
NV INDIAN SPRINGS 23141 A 36.35 -115.41 952 650101 680831 E -99.9 U 2.9 99% 2.2 85% 3.7 169% 3.0 77% 2.1 39%
NV LAS VEGAS 23112 A 36.15 -115.02 573 550601 600531 A 11.0 R 3.0 69 2.3 52 3.6 97 3.5 73 2.5 54
NV LAS VEGAS 23112 A 36.15 -115.02 573 600701 681130 A -99.9 G 2.8 72# 2.2 54# 3.8 117# 3.2 71# 2.3 50#
NV LAS VEGAS 23169 W 36.05 -115.10 661 481218 540201 A 8.2 R 3.3 75 2.7 67 3.9 107 3.8 75 2.8 51
NV LAS VEGAS 23169 W 36.05 -115.10 661 540202 590311 A 21.9 R 4.5 161 3.4 121 5.3 235 5.4 175 4.0 113
NV LAS VEGAS 23169 W 36.05 -115.10 661 590312 781231 A 6.1 G 4.2 100 3.7 79 4.8 143 4.6 101 3.8 75
NV LOVELOCK 24172 F 40.04 -118.33 1190 481101 641231 A 16.2 R 3.2 68 2.7 59 3.8 92 3.7 70 2.8 54
NV LOVELOCK 24172 F 40.04 -118.33 1190 650101 781231 A 16.2 R 3.1 64 2.3 50 3.8 93 3.6 69 2.6 45
NV MERCURY 3109 A 36.56 -116.03 1197 510201 530630 A -99.9 U 3.6 99 3.7 133* 4.3 125 3.1 77 2.8 49
NV RENO 23185 W 39.30 -119.47 1344 490101 591104 A 16.2 R 2.9 72 2.7 92 3.4 92 3.0 56 2.3 47
NV RENO 23185 W 39.30 -119.47 1344 591105 781231 A 6.1 G 2.9 53 2.5 49 3.6 75 3.1 49 2.5 39
NV REND/STEAD 23118 A 39.40 -119.52 1531 550501 571219 A 18.3 R 3.7 127 3.6 187 4.5 161 3.9 103 2.9 79
NV REND/STEAD 23118 A 39.40 -119.52 1531 571220 640630 A 4.3 G 2.6 52# 1.9 42# 3.4 81# 2.8 42# 2.3 39#
NV TONAPAH 23153 F 38.04 -117.05 1653 510401 590711 A 11.3 R 4.7 115 4.5 106 5.3 162 4.5 95 4.4 93
NV TONAPAH 23153 F 38.04 -117.05 1653 590712 781231 A 7.9 R 4.3 90 4.0 84 4.9 128 4.3 75 4.1 76
NV WINNEMUCCA 24128 W 40.54 -117.48 1312 490901 641231 B 10.4 R 3.5 58 3.3 53 3.9 76 3.7 57 3.3 47
NV WINNEMUCCA 24128 W 40.54 -117.48 1312 660422 781231 A 6.1 G 3.6 51 3.5 51 3.9 62 3.8 52 3.4 41
NV YUCCA FLATS 3133 N 36.57 -116.03 1197 611201 660228 A 6.1 U 5.0 186 4.5 161 5.7 254 5.3 179 4.7 151
NV YUCCA FLATS 3133 N 36.57 -116.03 1197 660401 670530 A 2.7 U 3.7 109 3.8 107 4.2 147 3.8 99 2.8 57
NV YUCCA FLATS 3133 N 36.57 -116.03 1197 670701 781231 A 9.1 U 3.2 68 2.9 60 3.8 97 3.3 63 2.9 54


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