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Solar Energy in Dover, AR

Solar Energy in Dover

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Solar Panels in Dover

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dover

The total length of the day in Dover, AR today (October 27, 2020) will be 10 hours and 51 minutes. [More]

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Dover, AR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dover, AR

Solar Energy Data in Dover, AR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dover, AR

Solar Radiation Data in Dover

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

Dover has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.41 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dover that are always titled at the latitude of Dover (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.01 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.41 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.55 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 Dover

Solar Radiation Data in Dover, AR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dover, AR

Solar Radiation Data in Dover

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

Solar Power Levels in Dover

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Dover 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 Dover

Sunrise / Sunset in Dover

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 27, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:30 pm
    • Sunset: 11:21 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:51
Solar Energy Statistics for Dover

Best Months for Solar in Dover

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: August (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.41 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dover

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

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

Solar Power Output in Dover

The Power of Solar in Dover, AR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dover, AR

Solar Radiation Data in Dover

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Cost of Utilities in Dover

Dover Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dover averaged 10.74 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 19% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Dover Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arkansas averaged $19.04 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2020, which was approximately 8% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.57 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Dover, AR [5]

Tue Oct 27
45°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 53°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 95%
Wed Oct 28
53°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 57°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 94%
Cloud cover: 98%
Thu Oct 29
52°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 57°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 76%
Cloud cover: 96%
Fri Oct 30
62°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 39°F
Max: 62°F
Calm: 1 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Oct 31
58°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 40°F
Max: 61°F
Light breeze: 4 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 90%
Sun Nov 1
55°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 41°F
Max: 56°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Dover

About Dover

The city of Dover, AR in Pope County has an approximate population of 1,378. [6]

Dover Solar Power

Dover, AR Solar Energy

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

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