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Solar Energy in Beaverton, OR

Solar Energy in Beaverton

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Solar Panels in Beaverton

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Beaverton

The total length of the day in Beaverton, OR today (July 11, 2020) will be 15 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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Beaverton, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Beaverton, OR

Solar Energy Data in Beaverton, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Beaverton, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Beaverton

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

Beaverton has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.63 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.57 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Beaverton that are always titled at the latitude of Beaverton (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.15 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.63 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.57 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 Beaverton

Solar Radiation Data in Beaverton, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Beaverton, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Beaverton

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

Solar Power Levels in Beaverton

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Beaverton

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 11, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:34 pm
    • Sunset: 3:59 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:16 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:24
Solar Energy Statistics for Beaverton

Best Months for Solar in Beaverton

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.52 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Beaverton

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

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

Solar Power Output in Beaverton

The Power of Solar in Beaverton, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Beaverton, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Beaverton

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Cost of Utilities in Beaverton

Beaverton Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Beaverton 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]

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Beaverton 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 Beaverton, OR [5]

Sat Jul 11
78°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 65%
Sun Jul 12
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 97%
Mon Jul 13
76°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 79°F
Light breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 14
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 83°F
Calm: 2 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jul 15
75°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 74%
Thu Jul 16
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 5 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Beaverton

About Beaverton

The city of Beaverton, OR in Washington County has an approximate population of 89,803. [6]

Beaverton Solar Power

Beaverton, OR Solar Energy

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

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