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Solar Energy in Underwood, ND

Solar Energy in Underwood

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Solar Panels in Underwood

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Underwood

The total length of the day in Underwood, ND today (April 20, 2021) will be 13 hours and 57 minutes. [More]

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Underwood, ND Solar Energy

Solar Power in Underwood, ND

Solar Energy Data in Underwood, ND

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Underwood, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Underwood

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

Underwood has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 14% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Underwood that are always titled at the latitude of Underwood (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.57 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and approximately 3% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.42 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 Underwood

Solar Radiation Data in Underwood, ND

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Underwood, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Underwood

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

Solar Power Levels in Underwood

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Underwood

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 20, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:44 am
    • Sunset: 1:41 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:43 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:57
Solar Energy Statistics for Underwood

Best Months for Solar in Underwood

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.15 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.79 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Underwood

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

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

Solar Power Output in Underwood

The Power of Solar in Underwood, ND

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Underwood, ND

Solar Radiation Data in Underwood

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Cost of Utilities in Underwood

Underwood Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Underwood averaged 9.44 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2021, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.69¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Underwood Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in North Dakota averaged $5.67 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2021, which was approximately 42% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.74 per Mcf in January. [4]

Weather Forecast for Underwood, ND [5]

Tue Apr 20
33°F
Light Snow
Min: 24°F
Max: 36°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Apr 21
43°F
Few Clouds
Min: 25°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 17%
Thu Apr 22
55°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Apr 23
35°F
Light Snow
Min: 32°F
Max: 44°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Apr 24
45°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 27°F
Max: 51°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 38%
Sun Apr 25
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Underwood

About Underwood

The city of Underwood, ND in McLean County has an approximate population of 778. [6]

Underwood Solar Power

Underwood, ND Solar Energy

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

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