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Solar Energy in Saint Pete Beach, FL

Solar Energy in Saint Pete Beach

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Solar Panels in Saint Pete Beach

Solar panels in Saint Pete 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 Saint Pete Beach

The total length of the day in Saint Pete Beach, FL today (September 19, 2020) will be 12 hours and 11 minutes. [More]

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Saint Pete Beach, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Saint Pete Beach, FL

Solar Energy Data in Saint Pete Beach, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Saint Pete Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Pete Beach

Based on historical Saint Pete 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 Saint Pete Beach. [1]

Saint Pete Beach has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.25 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Saint Pete Beach that are always titled at the latitude of Saint Pete Beach (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.8 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.25 kWh/m2/day and approximately 7% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.4 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 Pete Beach

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Pete Beach, FL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Saint Pete Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Pete Beach

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Solar Power Comparison: Saint Pete Beach vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Saint Pete Beach

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Saint Pete 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 Saint Pete Beach

Sunrise / Sunset in Saint Pete Beach

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 19, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:18 am
    • Sunset: 11:30 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:24 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:11
Solar Energy Statistics for Saint Pete Beach

Best Months for Solar in Saint Pete Beach

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (6.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (7.09 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Saint Pete Beach

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

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

Solar Power Output in Saint Pete Beach

The Power of Solar in Saint Pete Beach, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Saint Pete Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Pete Beach

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Cost of Utilities in Saint Pete Beach

Saint Pete Beach Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Saint Pete Beach averaged 11.53 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2020, which was about 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Saint Pete Beach Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $22.07 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 44% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.37 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Saint Pete Beach, FL [5]

Sat Sep 19
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 85°F
Calm: 1 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 42%
Sun Sep 20
87°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 80°F
Max: 87°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 78%
Mon Sep 21
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 85°F
Fresh Breeze: 21 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 21%
Tue Sep 22
82°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 84°F
Fresh Breeze: 18 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 48%
Wed Sep 23
83°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 76°F
Max: 85°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 53%
Thu Sep 24
84°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 73%

More about Saint Pete Beach

About Saint Pete Beach

The city of Saint Pete Beach, FL in Pinellas County has an approximate population of 9,346. [6]

Saint Pete Beach Solar Power

Saint Pete Beach, FL Solar Energy

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

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