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Solar Power in 19896 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy in 19896

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in 19896 with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 19896

Solar panels in 19896 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 19896

The total length of the day in 19896 (Wilmington, DE) today (May 22, 2022) will be 14 hours and 33 minutes. [More]

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19896 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 19896 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy Data for 19896

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 19896.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 19896

Solar Radiation Data in 19896

Based on historical 19896 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 19896. [1]

The region associated with 19896 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.1 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately equal to the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.1 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 19896 that are always titled at the latitude of Wilmington (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.81 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.1 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.1 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 19896

Solar Radiation Data in 19896

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 19896.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 19896

Solar Radiation Data in 19896

The region associated with 19896 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.82 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 19896 is July with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.67 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 19896 are December with an average of 3.44 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.59 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 19896 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 19896

The average monthly solar radiation level in 19896, of 4.82 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 23% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 27% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: 19896 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 19896 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 19896

Sunrise / Sunset in 19896

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 22, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:42 am
    • Sunset: 8:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:33
Solar Energy Statistics for 19896

Best Months for Solar in 19896

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.8 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.09 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 19896

We do not have data on solar panel installations in ZIP Code 19896 at the current time.

Solar Power Output in 19896

The Power of Solar in 19896

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 19896. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 19896. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 19896

Solar Radiation Data in 19896

19896 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5515.85 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 19896 is July with an average of 529.88 kWhac, followed by August at 523.15 kWhac and April at 517.95 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 19896 are December with an average of 351.74 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 371.6 kWhac and January at 377.32 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 19896 [5]

Sun May 22
83°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 87°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 74%
Mon May 23
68°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue May 24
66°F
Light Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 67°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 93%
Wed May 25
68°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 52°F
Max: 72°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 68%
Thu May 26
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 97%
Fri May 27
71°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 19896

About 19896

The ZIP code 19896 is associated with the city of Wilmington in New Castle County in Delaware.

19896 Solar Power

19896 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 19896, or for more solar-related resources for DE, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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