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Solar Energy in Windsor, CO

Solar Energy in Windsor

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Solar Panels in Windsor

Solar panels in Windsor that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Windsor

The total length of the day in Windsor, CO today (July 04, 2020) will be 14 hours and 57 minutes. [More]

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Windsor, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Windsor, CO

Solar Energy Data in Windsor, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Windsor, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Windsor

Based on historical Windsor, CO data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Windsor. [1]

Windsor has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 18% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Windsor that are always titled at the latitude of Windsor (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.62 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.69 kWh/m2/day and approximately 1% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.7 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 Windsor

Solar Radiation Data in Windsor, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Windsor, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Windsor

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

Solar Power Levels in Windsor

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Windsor

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 04, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:35 am
    • Sunset: 2:33 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:04 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:57
Solar Energy Statistics for Windsor

Best Months for Solar in Windsor

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.34 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.18 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Windsor

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

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

Solar Power Output in Windsor

The Power of Solar in Windsor, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Windsor, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Windsor

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Cost of Utilities in Windsor

Windsor Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Windsor averaged 12.13 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Windsor

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Windsor Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.56 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 39% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Windsor, CO [5]

Sat Jul 4
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 25%
Sun Jul 5
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 6
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 7
93°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 98°F
Calm: 2 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 16%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jul 8
95°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 67°F
Max: 96°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 10%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 9
95°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 66°F
Max: 99°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 10%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Windsor

About Windsor

The town of Windsor, CO in Weld County has an approximate population of 18,644. [6]

Windsor Solar Power

Windsor, CO Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Solar power is renewable, does not produce any pollutants and is one of the cleanest source of energy.

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