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Solar Energy in Dillsburg, PA

Solar Energy in Dillsburg

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Solar Panels in Dillsburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dillsburg

The total length of the day in Dillsburg, PA today (October 24, 2020) will be 10 hours and 44 minutes. [More]

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Dillsburg, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dillsburg, PA

Solar Energy Data in Dillsburg, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dillsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Dillsburg

Based on historical Dillsburg, 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 Dillsburg. [1]

Dillsburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dillsburg that are always titled at the latitude of Dillsburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.6 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.96 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.82 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 Dillsburg

Solar Radiation Data in Dillsburg, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dillsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Dillsburg

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

Solar Power Levels in Dillsburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Dillsburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 24, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:29 am
    • Sunset: 10:14 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:52 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:44
Solar Energy Statistics for Dillsburg

Best Months for Solar in Dillsburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.53 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.98 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dillsburg

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

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

Solar Power Output in Dillsburg

The Power of Solar in Dillsburg, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dillsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Dillsburg

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Cost of Utilities in Dillsburg

Dillsburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dillsburg averaged 13.30 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 0% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Dillsburg Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $19.99 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2020, which was approximately 14% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.57 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Dillsburg, PA [5]

Sat Oct 24
66°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 83%
Sun Oct 25
42°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 43°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Oct 26
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 59°F
Calm: 1 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Oct 27
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Oct 28
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 51°F
Calm: 2 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Oct 29
56°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 56°F
Light breeze: 5 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Dillsburg

About Dillsburg

The borough of Dillsburg, PA in York County has an approximate population of 2,563. [6]

Dillsburg Solar Power

Dillsburg, PA Solar Energy

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

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