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Solar Energy in Dunes City, OR

Solar Energy in Dunes City

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Solar Panels in Dunes City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dunes City

The total length of the day in Dunes City, OR today (July 08, 2020) will be 15 hours and 16 minutes. [More]

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Dunes City, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dunes City, OR

Solar Energy Data in Dunes City, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

Based on historical Dunes City, 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 Dunes City. [1]

Dunes City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.72 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dunes City that are always titled at the latitude of Dunes City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.25 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.72 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.58 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 Dunes City

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

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

Solar Power Levels in Dunes City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Dunes City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 08, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:43 pm
    • Sunset: 4:00 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:21 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:16
Solar Energy Statistics for Dunes City

Best Months for Solar in Dunes City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.94 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.51 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.37 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dunes City

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

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

Solar Power Output in Dunes City

The Power of Solar in Dunes City, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

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Cost of Utilities in Dunes City

Dunes City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dunes 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]

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Dunes 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 Dunes City, OR [5]

Wed Jul 8
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 64°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 1%
Thu Jul 9
63°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 54°F
Max: 64°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Jul 10
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 11
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 63°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sun Jul 12
63°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 51°F
Max: 63°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Jul 13
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 63°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 8%

More about Dunes City

About Dunes City

The city of Dunes City, OR in Lane County has an approximate population of 1,303. [6]

Dunes City Solar Power

Dunes City, OR Solar Energy

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

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