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Solar Energy in Windy Hills, KY

Solar Energy in Windy Hills

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Solar Panels in Windy Hills

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Windy Hills

The total length of the day in Windy Hills, KY today (September 21, 2020) will be 12 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

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Windy Hills, KY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Windy Hills, KY

Solar Energy Data in Windy Hills, KY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Windy Hills, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Windy Hills

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

Windy Hills has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.1 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Windy Hills that are always titled at the latitude of Windy Hills (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.68 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.1 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4 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 Windy Hills

Solar Radiation Data in Windy Hills, KY

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Windy Hills.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Windy Hills, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Windy Hills

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Solar Power Comparison: Windy Hills vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Windy Hills

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Windy Hills 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 Windy Hills

Sunrise / Sunset in Windy Hills

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 21, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:30 am
    • Sunset: 11:39 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:35 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Windy Hills

Best Months for Solar in Windy Hills

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.96 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.22 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Windy Hills

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

However, Windy Hills is in Jefferson County and Jefferson County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Windy Hills

The Power of Solar in Windy Hills, KY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Windy Hills, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Windy Hills

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Cost of Utilities in Windy Hills

Windy Hills Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Windy Hills averaged 10.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2020, which was about 18% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Windy Hills Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Kentucky averaged $21.32 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 39% 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 Windy Hills, KY [5]

Mon Sep 21
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 73°F
Calm: 1 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Sep 22
74°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 74%
Wed Sep 23
77°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 59°F
Max: 77°F
Calm: 1 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 98%
Thu Sep 24
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 70°F
Calm: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 69%
Fri Sep 25
77°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 77°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sat Sep 26
82°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 84°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 72%

More about Windy Hills

About Windy Hills

The city of Windy Hills, KY in Jefferson County has an approximate population of 2,385. [6]

Windy Hills Solar Power

Windy Hills, KY Solar Energy

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

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