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Solar Energy in Avon, AL

Solar Energy in Avon

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Solar Panels in Avon

Solar panels in Avon that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Avon

The total length of the day in Avon, AL today (September 28, 2020) will be 11 hours and 55 minutes. [More]

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Avon, AL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Avon, AL

Solar Energy Data in Avon, AL

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in Avon.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day).
* See glossary & definitions below.


Solar Energy Analysis for Avon, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Avon

Based on historical Avon, AL data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Avon. [1]

Avon has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.77 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Avon that are always titled at the latitude of Avon (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.33 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.77 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

* See glossary & definitions below.

Solar Energy Glossary

Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI)

Global Horizontal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation that is received per unit area by a surface that is always positioned in a horizontal manner.

Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI)

Direct Normal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is always perpendicular to the sun rays that come in a straight line from the direction of the sun at its current position in the sky.

Average Tilt at Latitude (ATaL)

Average Tilt at Latitude: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is tilted toward the equator at an angle equal to the current latitude. ATaL will often produce the optimum energy output.

Solar Radiation Levels in Avon

Solar Radiation Data in Avon, AL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Avon.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day)

Solar Radiation Analysis for Avon, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Avon

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Solar Power Comparison: Avon vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Avon

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Avon solar radiation levels compare to average levels in a city with historcially high levels (NV) and a city with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Data & Statistics for Avon

Sunrise / Sunset in Avon

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 28, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:33 am
    • Sunset: 11:29 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:31 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:55
Solar Energy Statistics for Avon

Best Months for Solar in Avon

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.62 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Avon

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the town of Avon, AL at this current time.

However, Avon is in Houston County and Houston County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Avon

The Power of Solar in Avon, AL

Monthly AC solar system output averages for Avon (al). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in Avon. [2]

* Amounts listed in kWhac (kilowatt hours (AC))

Solar Output Analysis for Avon, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Avon

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Cost of Utilities in Avon

Avon Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Avon averaged 12.69 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Avon Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alabama averaged $20.51 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 33% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.37 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Avon, AL [5]

Mon Sep 28
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 84°F
Light breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 79%
Tue Sep 29
65°F
Light Rain
Min: 57°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 94%
Wed Sep 30
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 70°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 1
75°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 76°F
Light breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 2
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 72°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Oct 3
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 71°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Avon

About Avon

The town of Avon, AL in Houston County has an approximate population of 543. [6]

Avon Solar Power

Avon, AL Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Avon, AL, or for more solar-related resources for Avon, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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