How Many Watts of Electricity does a Floor Fan use?

Real power-use measurements from a floor fan.

How Much Power does a Floor Fan use

Floor Fan: 91 Watts


  • A medium-sized motor with a fan blade blows air through a plastic grating.
  • Power use varies from low (75 watts) to medium (91 watts) to high (116 watts)

Power Use

  • Watts: 91
  • Kilowatts: 0.091 Kw.

Operation Cost

  • cost per minute: 2 hundredths of one cent (0.02 ¢)
  • cost per hour: 1.1¢
  • cost per day: 9¢
  • cost per month: $1.66

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Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.