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Solar Energy in Yampa, CO

Solar Energy in Yampa

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Solar Panels in Yampa

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Yampa

The total length of the day in Yampa, CO today (August 03, 2020) will be 14 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

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Yampa, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Yampa, CO

Solar Energy Data in Yampa, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Yampa, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Yampa

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

Yampa has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.3 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 19% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.3 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Yampa that are always titled at the latitude of Yampa (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.3 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.3 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 Yampa

Solar Radiation Data in Yampa, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Yampa, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Yampa

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

Solar Power Levels in Yampa

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Yampa

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 03, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:08 pm
    • Sunset: 2:18 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:13 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Yampa

Best Months for Solar in Yampa

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (7.93 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.17 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Yampa

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

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

Solar Power Output in Yampa

The Power of Solar in Yampa, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Yampa, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Yampa

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Cost of Utilities in Yampa

Yampa Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Yampa averaged 12.06 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2020, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.14¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Yampa

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Yampa Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.56 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 45% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.85 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Yampa, CO [5]

Mon Aug 3
74°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 6%
Tue Aug 4
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 16%
Cloud cover: 9%
Wed Aug 5
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 17%
Cloud cover: 7%
Thu Aug 6
78°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 18%
Cloud cover: 63%
Fri Aug 7
75°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 52°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 21%
Cloud cover: 40%
Sat Aug 8
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 16%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Yampa

About Yampa

The town of Yampa, CO in Routt County has an approximate population of 429. [6]

Yampa Solar Power

Yampa, CO Solar Energy

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

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