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Solar Energy in Centerville, PA

Solar Energy in Centerville

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Solar Panels in Centerville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Centerville

The total length of the day in Centerville, PA today (August 03, 2020) will be 14 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

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Centerville, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Centerville, PA

Solar Energy Data in Centerville, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Centerville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Centerville

Based on historical Centerville, PA data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Centerville. [1]

Centerville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 12% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.44 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Centerville that are always titled at the latitude of Centerville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.38 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.85 kWh/m2/day and approximately 27% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.44 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 Centerville

Solar Radiation Data in Centerville, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Centerville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Centerville

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

Solar Power Levels in Centerville

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Centerville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 03, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:21 am
    • Sunset: 12:30 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:25 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Centerville

Best Months for Solar in Centerville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.89 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Centerville

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Centerville, PA at this current time.

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

Solar Power Output in Centerville

The Power of Solar in Centerville, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Centerville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Centerville

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Cost of Utilities in Centerville

Centerville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Centerville averaged 13.99 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2020, which was about 6% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.14¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Centerville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $11.66 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2020, which was approximately 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.85 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Centerville, PA [5]

Mon Aug 3
79°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 79°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Aug 4
77°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 77°F
Light breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 33%
Wed Aug 5
76°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 59°F
Max: 79°F
Calm: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 75%
Thu Aug 6
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 60°F
Max: 81°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 2%
Fri Aug 7
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 84°F
Calm: 2 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 8
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 66°F
Max: 87°F
Calm: 1 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Centerville

About Centerville

The borough of Centerville, PA in Washington County has an approximate population of 3,881. [6]

Centerville Solar Power

Centerville, PA Solar Energy

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

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