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Solar Energy in Callender, IA

Solar Energy in Callender

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Solar Panels in Callender

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Callender

The total length of the day in Callender, IA today (September 23, 2020) will be 12 hours and 04 minutes. [More]

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Callender, IA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Callender, IA

Solar Energy Data in Callender, IA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Callender, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Callender

Based on historical Callender, IA data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Callender. [1]

Callender has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.99 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.28 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Callender that are always titled at the latitude of Callender (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.68 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.99 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.28 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 Callender

Solar Radiation Data in Callender, IA

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Callender, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Callender

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

Solar Power Levels in Callender

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Callender

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:06 pm
    • Sunset: 12:11 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:09 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:04
Solar Energy Statistics for Callender

Best Months for Solar in Callender

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.08 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.53 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Callender

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

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

Solar Power Output in Callender

The Power of Solar in Callender, IA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Callender, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Callender

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Cost of Utilities in Callender

Callender Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Callender averaged 13.50 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2020, which was about 2% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Callender Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Iowa averaged $13.66 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 11% less 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 Callender, IA [5]

Wed Sep 23
76°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 56°F
Max: 78°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 2%
Thu Sep 24
78°F
Few Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 12%
Fri Sep 25
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 90°F
Fresh Breeze: 18 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 5%
Sat Sep 26
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 85°F
Calm: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 89%
Sun Sep 27
70°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 71°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 32%
Mon Sep 28
71°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 52°F
Max: 83°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 95%

More about Callender

About Callender

The city of Callender, IA in Webster County has an approximate population of 376. [6]

Callender Solar Power

Callender, IA Solar Energy

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

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