Meteonorm Software

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Meteonorm Software

Meteonorm offers you access to accurate climate data for any place on earth: Irradiation, temperature and more climate parameters are available.

The Meteonorm software contains worldwide climate data which you can retrieve in over 35 data formats. This can be as an Excel file for specific analysis or as a direct import to your photovoltaic, solar thermal or building simulation software.

Meteonorm contains the best data base: 8'325 weather stations, five geostationary satellites and 30 years of experience. On this basis, state of the art interpolation models provide data for every site with highest accuracy.

  • Access
    Irradiation and other climate data for any location on earth as typical years.
  • Global Data
    The database contains 8'325 weather stations worldwide as well as five geostationary satellites with global coverage.
  • Highest Precision
    Built-in state of the art interpolation models provide data for any location worldwide with a precision compareable to measurements.
  • Historical Data
    The standard is 1991–2010 for irradiation and 2000–2009 for the other parameters; other periods can be selected.
  • Current Data
    Current data can be accessed online directly from the software. User data can also be imported.
  • Future Data
    Meteonorm contains several climate change scenarios, so you can also plan for the future.
  • Over 30 Parameters
    Global radiation, direct radiation, temperature, precipitation, humidity, wind and many more.
  • Time Intervalls
    Meteonorm delivers monthly, hourly and even minute values.
  • Export Formats
    More than 35 output formats are available: CSV, TMY2, TMY3, EPW, PVSol, PVSyst, Polysun and many more.

Try the demo version Meteonorm Software free of charge in demo mode:

Download Demo version

Technical requirements
  • Download size approx. 250 MB
  • Microsoft Windows Vista/7/8/10 32/64 bit
  • .NET 4.0 framework (Meteonorm installs it if missing)
  • at least 1 GB of memory
  • at least 1.6 GB of free disk space
  • display resolution of at least 1024 x 760 pixels

Any questions? No problem – please Contact us!

615.00 € excl. 19 % VAT

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Meteonorm is considered to be the meteorological reference for the following applications: solar energy, building design, heating & cooling systems, education, renewable energy system design, agriculture and forestry, environmental research and many more!

September 2016

Meteonorm addresses engineers, architects, teachers, planners and anyone interested in solar energy and climatology.

September 2016

Frequently asked questions

We always keep the legal feed-in remuneration up to date.

Yes, the low voltage directive or user regulation VDE-AR-N 4105 is completely transposed on PVscout.

Yes, there are already over 9.000 modules and over 1.000 inverters in PVscout. It is possible to add your own new modules and inverters at any time. Please use the input form in the menu. Edit → Database → PV modules / Inverter. Due to regular updates the current product data will always be provided to you

Yes, it does. So far, the mounting systems of Schletter, mp-tec, Renusol and Ernst Schweizer are included in the latest version, according to existing standards. The planer receives comprehensive printouts as well as detailed bill of materials. After consulting the producer we will gladly add further systems.

.NET Framework, which is a Microsoft software, can be downloaded from the following website: http://www.microsoft.com/de-de/download/details.aspx?id=17718

Your PVscout serial number is based on the following format:
PVscout-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX
When entering your serial number, please make sure, it begins with “PVscout”

Please pay attention to the use of small and capital letters!

If you use “copy & paste” for entering your serial number, ensure that no blank space is pasted at the end of the serial number.

During the activation you have to be connected to the internet.

For a software reinstallation on a new PC or Laptop, please contact our support-team.
Phone: +49 89 990 13 840
Email: support@pvscout.de

Customer Service

PVscout 2.0 Premium

PVscout 2.0 Premium is a PV-sizing software for the planning and calculation of grid-connected photovoltaic systems irrespective of manufacturer.
Do you also plan more complex PV Plants, such as east-west roofs?Then we recommend PVscout 2.0 Premium
NEW: Graphical representation and dynamic interconnection of several roof.
Inkl. The full range of data irrespective of manufacturer, roof drawing, inverter sizing, calculations of economic efficiency and individually compiled presentation
The conclusion of a Software Maintenance Contract is required in this version.
Fee: € 75.00 per year / per license

399.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

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PVscout Online Training

Individual training, getting to know the basics of PVscout

190.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

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Meteonorm Software

Meteonorm offers you access to accurate climate data for any place on earth: Irradiation, temperature and more climate parameters are available.

  • Access
    Irradiation and other climate data for any location on earth as typical years.
  • Global Data
    The database contains 8'325 weather stations worldwide as well as five geostationary satellites with global coverage.
  • Highest Precision
    Built-in state of the art interpolation models provide data for any location worldwide with a precision compareable to measurements.
  • Historical Data
    The standard is 1991–2010 for irradiation and 2000–2009 for the other parameters; other periods can be selected.
  • Current Data Current data can be accessed online directly from the software. User data can also be imported.
615.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

Upgrade PVscout 1.9 / 2.0 Basic to PVscout 2.0 Premium

Benefit from extensive new features in the new PVscout Premium version.

  • Graphical representation and dynamic interconnection of several roofs. especially suitable for planning east –west-roof combinations
  • The full range of data irrespective of manufacturer
  • And much more ….

All new program functions are integrated exclusively in the premium version.

The conclusion of a Software Maintenance Contract is required in this version. Fee: € 75.00 per year / per license

250.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

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PVscout 2.0 Basic

PVscout is a PV-sizing software for the planning and calculation of grid-connected photovoltaic systems irrespective of manufacturer.
Quickly and reliably planning of simple PV-Plants.
Including a big database irrespective of manufacturer, roof drawing, inverter sizing, calculations of economic efficiency and individually compiled presentations.

299.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

AddOn: Offer preparation

The Offer preparation AddOn allows you to prepare a freely variable offer directly after completion of planning and on the basis of the software.

For this, you can assign prices to the saved articles, and an offer is then prepared from these. You can put together the offer letter itself individually, with access to all the values and parameters from the software.

  • save own price, article numbers and availabilities
  • Prepare own individual printout including your own logo
  • Internal exchange of data with the colleagues
65.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

PVscout Campus License

This offer is directed specifically towards universities, technical colleges and training schools. PVscout is a PV-sizing software for the planning and calculation of grid-connected photovoltaic systems irrespective of manufacturer.

100.00 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart

Meteonorm Software Upgrade

Meteonorm offers you access to accurate climate data for any place on earth: Irradiation, temperature and more climate parameters are available.

  • Access
    Irradiation and other climate data for any location on earth as typical years.
  • Global Data
    The database contains 8'325 weather stations worldwide as well as five geostationary satellites with global coverage.
  • Highest Precision
    Built-in state of the art interpolation models provide data for any location worldwide with a precision compareable to measurements.
  • Historical Data
    The standard is 1991–2010 for irradiation and 2000–2009 for the other parameters; other periods can be selected.
  • Current Data Current data can be accessed online directly from the software. User data can also be imported.
245.97 € excl. 19% VAT Add to cart