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Solar Power in 20692 (Valley Lee, MD)

Solar Energy in 20692

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 20692 with an average of 5.92 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 20692

Solar panels in 20692 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 20692

The total length of the day in 20692 (Valley Lee, MD) today (July 01, 2022) will be 14 hours and 47 minutes. [More]

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20692 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 20692 (Valley Lee, MD)

Solar Energy Data for 20692

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 20692.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 20692

Solar Radiation Data in 20692

Based on historical 20692 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 20692. [1]

The region associated with 20692 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.23 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.25 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 20692 that are always titled at the latitude of Valley Lee (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.93 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.23 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.25 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 20692

Solar Radiation Data in 20692

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 20692.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 20692

Solar Radiation Data in 20692

The region associated with 20692 has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.15 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 20692 is June with an average of 5.92 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.82 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 20692 are December with an average of 3.55 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.99 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.47 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 20692 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 20692

The average monthly solar radiation level in 20692, of 5.15 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 31% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 22% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: 20692 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 20692 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 20692

Sunrise / Sunset in 20692

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 01, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:46 am
    • Sunset: 8:33 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:47
Solar Energy Statistics for 20692

Best Months for Solar in 20692

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.92 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.86 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.23 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 20692

We do not have data on solar panel installations in ZIP Code 20692 at the current time.

Solar Power Output in 20692

The Power of Solar in 20692

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 20692. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 20692. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 20692

Solar Radiation Data in 20692

20692 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5824.45 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 20692 is May with an average of 546.45 kWhac, followed by July at 537.61 kWhac and April at 531.74 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 20692 are December with an average of 357.35 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 407.52 kWhac and November at 425 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 20692 [5]

Fri Jul 1
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 72°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 2
88°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 95%
Sun Jul 3
84°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 69°F
Max: 84°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 85%
Mon Jul 4
80°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 69°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 54%
Tue Jul 5
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 94%
Wed Jul 6
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 20692

About 20692

The ZIP code 20692 is associated with the city of Valley Lee in St. Mary's County in Maryland.

20692 Solar Power

20692 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 20692, or for more solar-related resources for MD, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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