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Solar Energy in Palm Beach, FL

Solar Energy in Palm Beach

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Solar Panels in Palm Beach

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Palm Beach

The total length of the day in Palm Beach, FL today (January 23, 2020) will be 10 hours and 46 minutes. [More]

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Palm Beach, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Palm Beach, FL

Solar Energy Data in Palm Beach, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Palm Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Palm Beach

Based on historical Palm Beach, 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 Palm Beach. [1]

Palm Beach has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.7 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Palm Beach that are always titled at the latitude of Palm Beach (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.45 kWh/m2/day, or about 9% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.7 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 Palm Beach

Solar Radiation Data in Palm Beach, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Palm Beach.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Palm Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Palm Beach

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Solar Power Comparison: Palm Beach vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Palm Beach

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Palm Beach 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 Palm Beach

Sunrise / Sunset in Palm Beach

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:08 pm
    • Sunset: 10:55 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:32 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:46
Solar Energy Statistics for Palm Beach

Best Months for Solar in Palm Beach

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.45 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.8 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.55 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Palm Beach

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

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

Solar Power Output in Palm Beach

The Power of Solar in Palm Beach, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Palm Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Palm Beach

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Cost of Utilities in Palm Beach

Palm Beach Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Palm Beach averaged 11.91 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2019, which was about 7% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.84¢/kWh in October. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Palm Beach

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Palm Beach Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $25.76 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2019, which was approximately 104% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.62 per Mcf in October. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Palm Beach

Solar Energy Contractors in Palm Beach

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Palm Beach, FL.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Palm Beach produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Palm Beach

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Palm Beach, FL.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Palm Beach

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Palm Beach, FL.

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Weather Forecast for Palm Beach, FL [5]

Thu Jan 23
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 4%
Fri Jan 24
73°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jan 25
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 2%
Sun Jan 26
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 69°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Jan 27
68°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jan 28
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 70°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 39%

More about Palm Beach

About Palm Beach

The town of Palm Beach, FL in Palm Beach County has an approximate population of 8,348. [6]

Palm Beach Solar Power

Palm Beach, FL Solar Energy

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

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