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Solar Energy in Sumpter, OR

Solar Energy in Sumpter

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Solar Panels in Sumpter

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sumpter

The total length of the day in Sumpter, OR today (July 05, 2020) will be 15 hours and 26 minutes. [More]

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Sumpter, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sumpter, OR

Solar Energy Data in Sumpter, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sumpter, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Sumpter

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

Sumpter has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.21 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 22% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sumpter that are always titled at the latitude of Sumpter (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.21 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.4 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 Sumpter

Solar Radiation Data in Sumpter, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sumpter, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Sumpter

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

Solar Power Levels in Sumpter

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Sumpter

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 05, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:14 pm
    • Sunset: 3:40 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:26
Solar Energy Statistics for Sumpter

Best Months for Solar in Sumpter

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.86 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.78 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.44 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sumpter

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

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

Solar Power Output in Sumpter

The Power of Solar in Sumpter, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sumpter, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Sumpter

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Cost of Utilities in Sumpter

Sumpter Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sumpter 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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Sumpter 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 Sumpter, OR [5]

Sun Jul 5
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 6
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 50°F
Max: 78°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 7
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 5 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jul 8
68°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 9
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 50°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 2%
Fri Jul 10
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 78°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 29%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Sumpter

About Sumpter

The city of Sumpter, OR in Baker County has an approximate population of 204. [6]

Sumpter Solar Power

Sumpter, OR Solar Energy

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

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