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Solar Energy in Sigourney, IA

Solar Energy in Sigourney

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Solar Panels in Sigourney

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sigourney

The total length of the day in Sigourney, IA today (November 26, 2020) will be 09 hours and 30 minutes. [More]

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Sigourney, IA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sigourney, IA

Solar Energy Data in Sigourney, IA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sigourney, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Sigourney

Based on historical Sigourney, 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 Sigourney. [1]

Sigourney has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.98 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.11 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sigourney that are always titled at the latitude of Sigourney (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.64 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.98 kWh/m2/day and approximately 13% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.11 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 Sigourney

Solar Radiation Data in Sigourney, IA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sigourney, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Sigourney

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

Solar Power Levels in Sigourney

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Sigourney

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 26, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:11 pm
    • Sunset: 10:41 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:30
Solar Energy Statistics for Sigourney

Best Months for Solar in Sigourney

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.89 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.64 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.34 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sigourney

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

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

Solar Power Output in Sigourney

The Power of Solar in Sigourney, IA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sigourney, IA

Solar Radiation Data in Sigourney

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Cost of Utilities in Sigourney

Sigourney Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sigourney averaged 14.62 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2020, which was about 10% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.31¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Sigourney Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Iowa averaged $18.15 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2020, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.41 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Sigourney, IA [5]

Thu Nov 26
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 35°F
Max: 50°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 6%
Fri Nov 27
43°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 43°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sat Nov 28
47°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 31°F
Max: 50°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Nov 29
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 46°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Nov 30
25°F
Few Clouds
Min: 21°F
Max: 27°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 18%
Tue Dec 1
30°F
Few Clouds
Min: 19°F
Max: 34°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 17%

More about Sigourney

About Sigourney

The city of Sigourney, IA in Keokuk County has an approximate population of 2,059. [6]

Sigourney Solar Power

Sigourney, IA Solar Energy

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

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