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Solar Energy in Waldo, FL

Solar Energy in Waldo

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Solar Panels in Waldo

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Waldo

The total length of the day in Waldo, FL today (September 26, 2020) will be 11 hours and 59 minutes. [More]

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Waldo, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Waldo, FL

Solar Energy Data in Waldo, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Waldo, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Waldo

Based on historical Waldo, 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 Waldo. [1]

Waldo has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.78 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.62 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Waldo that are always titled at the latitude of Waldo (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.31 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.78 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.62 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 Waldo

Solar Radiation Data in Waldo, FL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Waldo, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Waldo

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

Solar Power Levels in Waldo

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Waldo

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 26, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:19 am
    • Sunset: 11:19 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:59
Solar Energy Statistics for Waldo

Best Months for Solar in Waldo

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.28 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.52 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Waldo

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

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

Solar Power Output in Waldo

The Power of Solar in Waldo, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Waldo, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Waldo

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Cost of Utilities in Waldo

Waldo Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Waldo averaged 11.71 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 12% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Waldo

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Waldo 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 Waldo, FL [5]

Sat Sep 26
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 40%
Sun Sep 27
87°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 87°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 99%
Mon Sep 28
76°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 80°F
Calm: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 95%
Tue Sep 29
83°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 31%
Wed Sep 30
74°F
Few Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 17%
Thu Oct 1
82°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 82°F
Calm: 2 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Waldo

About Waldo

The city of Waldo, FL in Alachua County has an approximate population of 1,015. [6]

Waldo Solar Power

Waldo, FL Solar Energy

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

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