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Solar Energy in Myrtle Creek, OR

Solar Energy in Myrtle Creek

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Solar Panels in Myrtle Creek

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Myrtle Creek

The total length of the day in Myrtle Creek, OR today (August 23, 2019) will be 13 hours and 34 minutes. [More]

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Myrtle Creek, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Myrtle Creek, OR

Solar Energy Data in Myrtle Creek, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Myrtle Creek, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Myrtle Creek

Based on historical Myrtle Creek, 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 Myrtle Creek. [1]

Myrtle Creek has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.09 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Myrtle Creek that are always titled at the latitude of Myrtle Creek (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.67 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.09 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.46 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 Myrtle Creek

Solar Radiation Data in Myrtle Creek, OR

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Myrtle Creek.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Myrtle Creek, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Myrtle Creek

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Solar Power Comparison: Myrtle Creek vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Myrtle Creek

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Myrtle Creek 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 Myrtle Creek

Sunrise / Sunset in Myrtle Creek

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 23, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:28 pm
    • Sunset: 3:02 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:34
Solar Energy Statistics for Myrtle Creek

Best Months for Solar in Myrtle Creek

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.81 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.07 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.33 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Myrtle Creek

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

However, Myrtle Creek is in Douglas County and Douglas County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Myrtle Creek

The Power of Solar in Myrtle Creek, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Myrtle Creek, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Myrtle Creek

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Cost of Utilities in Myrtle Creek

Myrtle Creek Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Myrtle Creek averaged 11.25 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2019, which was about 16% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.32¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Myrtle Creek Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $12.52 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2019, which was approximately 3% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.86 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Myrtle Creek

Solar Energy Contractors in Myrtle Creek

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Myrtle Creek, OR.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Myrtle Creek

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Myrtle Creek, OR.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Myrtle Creek

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Myrtle Creek, OR.

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Weather Forecast for Myrtle Creek, OR [5]

Fri Aug 23
87°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 54°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 55%
Sat Aug 24
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 84°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 2%
Sun Aug 25
76°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 77°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Aug 26
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 27
84°F
Few Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 85°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 22%
Wed Aug 28
93°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 58°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 17%
Cloud cover: 63%

More about Myrtle Creek

About Myrtle Creek

The city of Myrtle Creek, OR in Douglas County has an approximate population of 3,439. [6]

Myrtle Creek Solar Power

Myrtle Creek, OR Solar Energy

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

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Solar cells convert sunlight into electricity through a physical process known as the photovoltaic effect.

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