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Solar Energy in Saint Cloud, FL

Solar Energy in Saint Cloud

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Solar Panels in Saint Cloud

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Saint Cloud

The total length of the day in Saint Cloud, FL today (September 15, 2019) will be 12 hours and 19 minutes. [More]

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Saint Cloud, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Saint Cloud, FL

Solar Energy Data in Saint Cloud, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Saint Cloud, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Cloud

Based on historical Saint Cloud, 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 Saint Cloud. [1]

Saint Cloud has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.53 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Saint Cloud that are always titled at the latitude of Saint Cloud (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.35 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.86 kWh/m2/day and approximately 18% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.53 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 Saint Cloud

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Cloud, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Saint Cloud.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Saint Cloud, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Cloud

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Solar Power Comparison: Saint Cloud vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Saint Cloud

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Saint Cloud 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 Saint Cloud

Sunrise / Sunset in Saint Cloud

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 15, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:10 am
    • Sunset: 11:29 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:20 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:19
Solar Energy Statistics for Saint Cloud

Best Months for Solar in Saint Cloud

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.33 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.55 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Saint Cloud

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Saint Cloud, FL at this current time.

However, Saint Cloud is in Osceola County and Osceola County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Saint Cloud

The Power of Solar in Saint Cloud, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Saint Cloud, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Cloud

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Cost of Utilities in Saint Cloud

Saint Cloud Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Saint Cloud averaged 12.02 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2019, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.34¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Saint Cloud Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $25.89 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2019, which was approximately 65% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.67 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Saint Cloud

Solar Energy Contractors in Saint Cloud

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Saint Cloud, FL.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Saint Cloud

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Saint Cloud, FL.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Saint Cloud

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Saint Cloud, FL.

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Weather Forecast for Saint Cloud, FL [5]

Sat Sep 14
76°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 76°F
Max: 76°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 86%
Sun Sep 15
90°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 32%
Mon Sep 16
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 32%
Tue Sep 17
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Sep 18
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 3%
Thu Sep 19
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 88°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 8%

More about Saint Cloud

About Saint Cloud

The city of Saint Cloud, FL in Osceola County has an approximate population of 35,183. [6]

Saint Cloud Solar Power

Saint Cloud, FL Solar Energy

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

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It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

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