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Solar Energy in El Portal, FL

Solar Energy in El Portal

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Solar Panels in El Portal

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

Sunrise & Sunset in El Portal

The total length of the day in El Portal, FL today (October 20, 2019) will be 11 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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El Portal, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in El Portal, FL

Solar Energy Data in El Portal, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for El Portal, FL

Solar Radiation Data in El Portal

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

El Portal has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.04 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in El Portal that are always titled at the latitude of El Portal (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.49 kWh/m2/day, or about 9% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.04 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.75 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 El Portal

Solar Radiation Data in El Portal, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in El Portal.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for El Portal, FL

Solar Radiation Data in El Portal

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Solar Power Comparison: El Portal vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in El Portal

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average El Portal 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 El Portal

Sunrise / Sunset in El Portal

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:22 am
    • Sunset: 10:47 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:05 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:24
Solar Energy Statistics for El Portal

Best Months for Solar in El Portal

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.48 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.93 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: April (6.42 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in El Portal

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of El Portal, FL at this current time.

However, El Portal is in Miami-Dade County and Miami-Dade County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in El Portal

The Power of Solar in El Portal, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for El Portal, FL

Solar Radiation Data in El Portal

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Cost of Utilities in El Portal

El Portal Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in El Portal averaged 11.98 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2019, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.27¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: El Portal

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El Portal Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $25.89 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2019, which was approximately 45% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.89 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in El Portal

Solar Energy Contractors in El Portal

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near El Portal, FL.

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Solar Energy Equipment in El Portal

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near El Portal, FL.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in El Portal

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near El Portal, FL.

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Weather Forecast for El Portal, FL [5]

Sun Oct 20
80°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 79°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 81%
Mon Oct 21
93°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 79°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Oct 22
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 80°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 63%
Wed Oct 23
90°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 79°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 88%
Thu Oct 24
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 87°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 12%
Fri Oct 25
87°F
Few Clouds
Min: 79°F
Max: 87°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 17%

More about El Portal

About El Portal

The village of El Portal, FL in Miami-Dade County has an approximate population of 2,325. [6]

El Portal Solar Power

El Portal, FL Solar Energy

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

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