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Solar Energy in Baker City, OR

Solar Energy in Baker City

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Solar Panels in Baker City

Solar panels in Baker City that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Baker City

The total length of the day in Baker City, OR today (July 06, 2020) will be 15 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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Baker City, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Baker City, OR

Solar Energy Data in Baker City, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Baker City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Baker City

Based on historical Baker City, OR data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Baker City. [1]

Baker City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.27 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 20% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Baker City that are always titled at the latitude of Baker City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.27 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.35 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 Baker City

Solar Radiation Data in Baker City, OR

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Baker City.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Baker City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Baker City

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Solar Power Comparison: Baker City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Baker City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Baker City 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 Baker City

Sunrise / Sunset in Baker City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 06, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:14 pm
    • Sunset: 3:38 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:24
Solar Energy Statistics for Baker City

Best Months for Solar in Baker City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.51 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Baker City

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

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

Solar Power Output in Baker City

The Power of Solar in Baker City, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Baker City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Baker City

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Cost of Utilities in Baker City

Baker City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Baker City averaged 11.02 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Baker City

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Baker City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $10.01 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 6% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Baker City, OR [5]

Mon Jul 6
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 63°F
Max: 79°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 1%
Tue Jul 7
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 1%
Wed Jul 8
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 74°F
Calm: 2 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 9
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 77°F
Calm: 3 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 10
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 79°F
Calm: 2 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 11
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Baker City

About Baker City

The city of Baker City, OR in Baker County has an approximate population of 9,828. [6]

Baker City Solar Power

Baker City, OR Solar Energy

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

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