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Solar Energy in Seaside, OR

Solar Energy in Seaside

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Solar Panels in Seaside

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Seaside

The total length of the day in Seaside, OR today (May 25, 2019) will be 15 hours and 19 minutes. [More]

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Seaside, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Seaside, OR

Solar Energy Data in Seaside, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Seaside, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Seaside

Based on historical Seaside, 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 Seaside. [1]

Seaside has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.34 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 13% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 2.96 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Seaside that are always titled at the latitude of Seaside (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 3.85 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.34 kWh/m2/day and approximately 30% greater than the average monthly DNI of 2.96 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 Seaside

Solar Radiation Data in Seaside, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Seaside, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Seaside

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

Solar Power Levels in Seaside

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Seaside

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:32 pm
    • Sunset: 3:52 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:12 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:19
Solar Energy Statistics for Seaside

Best Months for Solar in Seaside

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.31 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.29 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.67 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Seaside

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

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

Solar Power Output in Seaside

The Power of Solar in Seaside, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Seaside, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Seaside

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Cost of Utilities in Seaside

Seaside Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Seaside averaged 10.79 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2019, which was about 15% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Seaside Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $8.46 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2019, which was approximately 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.49 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Seaside

Solar Energy Contractors in Seaside

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Seaside

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Seaside

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

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Weather Forecast for Seaside, OR [5]

Sat May 25
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 50°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun May 26
61°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 52°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon May 27
60°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 62°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue May 28
60°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 60°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed May 29
58°F
Light Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 58°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 55%
Thu May 30
59°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 50°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 27%

More about Seaside

About Seaside

The city of Seaside, OR in Clatsop County has an approximate population of 6,457. [6]

Seaside Solar Power

Seaside, OR Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

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