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Solar Energy in Saint Petersburg, FL

Solar Energy in Saint Petersburg

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Solar Panels in Saint Petersburg

Solar panels in Saint Petersburg 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 Petersburg

The total length of the day in Saint Petersburg, FL today (January 23, 2020) will be 10 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

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Saint Petersburg, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Saint Petersburg, FL

Solar Energy Data in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Saint Petersburg, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Petersburg

Based on historical Saint Petersburg, 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 Petersburg. [1]

Saint Petersburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.18 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.22 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Saint Petersburg that are always titled at the latitude of Saint Petersburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.73 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.18 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.22 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 Petersburg

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Saint Petersburg, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Petersburg

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

Solar Power Levels in Saint Petersburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Saint Petersburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:21 pm
    • Sunset: 11:04 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:42 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Saint Petersburg

Best Months for Solar in Saint Petersburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (6.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.96 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Saint Petersburg

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

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

Solar Power Output in Saint Petersburg

The Power of Solar in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Saint Petersburg, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Petersburg

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Cost of Utilities in Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Saint Petersburg 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: Saint Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg 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 Saint Petersburg

Solar Energy Contractors in Saint Petersburg

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Saint Petersburg

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Saint Petersburg

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

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Weather Forecast for Saint Petersburg, FL [5]

Thu Jan 23
70°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 52°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 35%
Fri Jan 24
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 70°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 62%
Sat Jan 25
62°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 62°F
: 12 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jan 26
64°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 50°F
Max: 65°F
Calm: 1 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 69%
Mon Jan 27
56°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 99%
Tue Jan 28
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 67°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Saint Petersburg

About Saint Petersburg

The city of Saint Petersburg, FL in Pinellas County has an approximate population of 244,769. [6]

Saint Petersburg Solar Power

Saint Petersburg, FL Solar Energy

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

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