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Solar Energy in Wappingers Falls, NY

Solar Energy in Wappingers Falls

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Solar Panels in Wappingers Falls

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Wappingers Falls

The total length of the day in Wappingers Falls, NY today (May 18, 2021) will be 14 hours and 39 minutes. [More]

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Wappingers Falls, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Wappingers Falls, NY

Solar Energy Data in Wappingers Falls, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Wappingers Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Wappingers Falls

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

Wappingers Falls has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.9 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Wappingers Falls that are always titled at the latitude of Wappingers Falls (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.59 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.9 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.81 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 Wappingers Falls

Solar Radiation Data in Wappingers Falls, NY

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Wappingers Falls.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Wappingers Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Wappingers Falls

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Solar Power Comparison: Wappingers Falls vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Wappingers Falls

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Wappingers Falls 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 Wappingers Falls

Sunrise / Sunset in Wappingers Falls

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 18, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:32 am
    • Sunset: 12:11 am
    • Solar Noon: 4:52 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:39
Solar Energy Statistics for Wappingers Falls

Best Months for Solar in Wappingers Falls

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.62 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.96 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Wappingers Falls

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Wappingers Falls, NY at this current time.

However, Wappingers Falls is in Dutchess County and Dutchess County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Wappingers Falls

The Power of Solar in Wappingers Falls, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Wappingers Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Wappingers Falls

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Cost of Utilities in Wappingers Falls

Wappingers Falls Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Wappingers Falls averaged 18.78 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2021, which was about 41% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.34¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Wappingers Falls Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New York averaged $10.89 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2021, which was approximately 14% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.55 per Mcf in February. [4]

Weather Forecast for Wappingers Falls, NY [5]

Tue May 18
75°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 49°F
Max: 76°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 40%
Wed May 19
77°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 6%
Thu May 20
69°F
Light Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri May 21
61°F
Light Rain
Min: 57°F
Max: 61°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat May 22
53°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 57°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun May 23
61°F
Light Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 70°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Wappingers Falls

About Wappingers Falls

The village of Wappingers Falls, NY in Dutchess County has an approximate population of 5,522. [6]

Wappingers Falls Solar Power

Wappingers Falls, NY Solar Energy

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

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