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Solar Energy in Winston, OR

Solar Energy in Winston

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Solar Panels in Winston

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Winston

The total length of the day in Winston, OR today (July 16, 2020) will be 15 hours and 00 minutes. [More]

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Winston, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Winston, OR

Solar Energy Data in Winston, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Winston, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Winston

Based on historical Winston, 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 Winston. [1]

Winston has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Winston that are always titled at the latitude of Winston (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.55 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.02 kWh/m2/day and approximately 7% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.26 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 Winston

Solar Radiation Data in Winston, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Winston, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Winston

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

Solar Power Levels in Winston

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Winston

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 16, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:49 pm
    • Sunset: 3:49 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:00
Solar Energy Statistics for Winston

Best Months for Solar in Winston

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.2 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Winston

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

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

Solar Power Output in Winston

The Power of Solar in Winston, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Winston, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Winston

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Cost of Utilities in Winston

Winston Electricity Costs

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

Thu Jul 16
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 17
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 18
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 82°F
Light breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 29%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jul 19
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 88°F
Light breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 20
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 95°F
Light breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 21
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 94°F
Light breeze: 5 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Winston

About Winston

The city of Winston, OR in Douglas County has an approximate population of 5,379. [6]

Winston Solar Power

Winston, OR Solar Energy

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

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