Asked by: Christen Muniategui
asked in category: General Last Updated: 31st March, 2020

How much electricity does a table fan use?

Power Consumption Of A Table Fan. A Table Fan uses approximately 75 watts, on an average, A Desk Fan is used approximately 3 hours a day. Enter the number of usage hours, power setting (in wattage) and click calculate to find the power consumption of A Desk Fan using 75 watts for 3 hours a day @ $0.10 per kWh.

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Hereof, do table fans use a lot of electricity?

We went shopping online and found typical box fans range from 40-100 watts. At the midpoint, 70 watts, if a kilowatt costs 10 cents per hour, the fan would cost 0.7 cents per hour (0.07 kwh x 10 cents). Two fans would be just over $10 per month.

Beside above, are fans expensive to run? Yes electric cold air fans are indeed cheap to run. Fan heaters on the other hand are the complete opposite. They are typically rated 2 or 3KW so can be up to 70 or 80 times more expensive; so watch out you don't use them too much during the colder seasons.

Keeping this in view, how much does it cost to run a table fan?

A residential pedestal fan will cost anywhere between 1 to 2 cents per hour to run, or around $14.60 to $29.20 per year, given the assumptions in the table below. Pedestal fan power outputs vary considerably across different models.

How much does it cost to run a box fan 24 7?

According to the Central Iowa Power Cooperative the typical box fan is rated at 200 watts. So if a kilowatt costs 12 cents per hour, the fan would cost 20% of that or 2.4 cents per hour. Extend that out to a month and it works out to $17.28 per month if it runs round the clock (2.4 cents x 24 hours x 30 days).

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