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Solar Energy in Valparaiso, FL

Solar Energy in Valparaiso

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Solar Panels in Valparaiso

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Valparaiso

The total length of the day in Valparaiso, FL today (November 17, 2019) will be 10 hours and 34 minutes. [More]

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Valparaiso, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Valparaiso, FL

Solar Energy Data in Valparaiso, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Valparaiso, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Valparaiso

Based on historical Valparaiso, 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 Valparaiso. [1]

Valparaiso has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.73 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.6 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Valparaiso that are always titled at the latitude of Valparaiso (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.27 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.73 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.6 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 Valparaiso

Solar Radiation Data in Valparaiso, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Valparaiso.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Valparaiso, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Valparaiso

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Solar Power Comparison: Valparaiso vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Valparaiso

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Valparaiso 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 Valparaiso

Sunrise / Sunset in Valparaiso

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 17, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:14 pm
    • Sunset: 10:48 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:31 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:34
Solar Energy Statistics for Valparaiso

Best Months for Solar in Valparaiso

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (6.14 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.51 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.54 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Valparaiso

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

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

Solar Power Output in Valparaiso

The Power of Solar in Valparaiso, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Valparaiso, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Valparaiso

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Cost of Utilities in Valparaiso

Valparaiso Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Valparaiso averaged 11.90 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2019, which was about 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Valparaiso Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $26.53 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2019, which was approximately 43% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.58 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Valparaiso

Solar Energy Contractors in Valparaiso

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Valparaiso

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Valparaiso

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

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Weather Forecast for Valparaiso, FL [5]

Sun Nov 17
64°F
Few Clouds
Min: 42°F
Max: 64°F
Calm: 2 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 15%
Mon Nov 18
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 46°F
Max: 63°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 1%
Tue Nov 19
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Nov 20
68°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 51°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 87%
Thu Nov 21
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 7%
Fri Nov 22
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 83%

More about Valparaiso

About Valparaiso

The city of Valparaiso, FL in Okaloosa County has an approximate population of 5,036. [6]

Valparaiso Solar Power

Valparaiso, FL Solar Energy

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

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