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Solar Energy in Otter Creek, FL

Solar Energy in Otter Creek

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Solar Panels in Otter Creek

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Otter Creek

The total length of the day in Otter Creek, FL today (August 03, 2020) will be 13 hours and 27 minutes. [More]

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Otter Creek, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Otter Creek, FL

Solar Energy Data in Otter Creek, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Otter Creek, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Otter Creek

Based on historical Otter Creek, 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 Otter Creek. [1]

Otter Creek has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Otter Creek that are always titled at the latitude of Otter Creek (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.38 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.84 kWh/m2/day and approximately 13% 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 Otter Creek

Solar Radiation Data in Otter Creek, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Otter Creek.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Otter Creek, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Otter Creek

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Solar Power Comparison: Otter Creek vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Otter Creek

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Otter Creek 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 Otter Creek

Sunrise / Sunset in Otter Creek

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 03, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:53 am
    • Sunset: 12:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:37 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:27
Solar Energy Statistics for Otter Creek

Best Months for Solar in Otter Creek

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.93 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.66 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Otter Creek

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

However, Otter Creek is in Levy County and Levy County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Otter Creek

The Power of Solar in Otter Creek, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Otter Creek, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Otter Creek

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Cost of Utilities in Otter Creek

Otter Creek Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Otter Creek averaged 9.83 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2020, which was about 25% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.14¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Otter Creek Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $19.80 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 67% more 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 Otter Creek, FL [5]

Mon Aug 3
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 95%
Tue Aug 4
93°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 12%
Wed Aug 5
92°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 10%
Thu Aug 6
92°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 22%
Fri Aug 7
96°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 96°F
Calm: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 8
96°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 96°F
Calm: 2 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 2%

More about Otter Creek

About Otter Creek

The town of Otter Creek, FL in Levy County has an approximate population of 134. [6]

Otter Creek Solar Power

Otter Creek, FL Solar Energy

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

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