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Solar Panel Angles for Rochester, Minnesota

The most efficient tilt for photovoltaic panels in Rochester, Minnesota at a latitude of 44.02°:

Orientation

Your photovoltaic panels need to be angled facing south.

Fixed tilt

If you're mounting the photovoltaic panels at a stationary angle, such as on your roof, the most efficient angle is 36.6°.

2-Season tilt

If you're planning to change the angle of your photovoltaic panels twice per year, the most efficient angle is 19.9° in summer months and 57.7° in winter months.

4-Season tilt

If you're planning to change the angle of your photovoltaic panels each season, the most efficient angle is 16.2° in summer months and 63.2° in winter months, and 40.8° in autumn and spring months.