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Solar Energy in Sand Point, AK

Solar Energy in Sand Point

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Solar Panels in Sand Point

Solar panels in Sand Point that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Sand Point

The total length of the day in Sand Point, AK today (September 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 58 minutes. [More]

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Sand Point, AK Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sand Point, AK

Solar Energy Data in Sand Point, AK

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sand Point, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Sand Point

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* 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 Sand Point

Solar Radiation Data in Sand Point, AK

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sand Point, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Sand Point

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Solar Power Comparison: Sand Point vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Sand Point

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Sand Point 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 Sand Point

Sunrise / Sunset in Sand Point

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 4:34 pm
    • Sunset: 4:32 am
    • Solar Noon: 10:33 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:58
Solar Energy Statistics for Sand Point

Best Months for Solar in Sand Point

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

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sand Point

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Sand Point, AK at this current time.

However, Sand Point is in Aleutians East County and Aleutians East County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Sand Point

The Power of Solar in Sand Point, AK

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sand Point, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Sand Point

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Cost of Utilities in Sand Point

Sand Point Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sand Point averaged 23.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2020, which was about 80% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Sand Point Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alaska averaged $13.46 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 12% less 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 Sand Point, AK [5]

Wed Sep 23
48°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 48°F
Strong breeze: 26 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 58%
Thu Sep 24
46°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 46°F
Fresh Breeze: 21 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 28%
Fri Sep 25
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 47°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 45%
Sat Sep 26
45°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 46°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 26%
Sun Sep 27
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 47°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 3%
Mon Sep 28
48°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 57%

More about Sand Point

About Sand Point

The city of Sand Point, AK in Aleutians East County has an approximate population of 976. [6]

Sand Point Solar Power

Sand Point, AK Solar Energy

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

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