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Solar Energy in Sewickley, PA

Solar Energy in Sewickley

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Solar Panels in Sewickley

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sewickley

The total length of the day in Sewickley, PA today (December 05, 2020) will be 09 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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Sewickley, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sewickley, PA

Solar Energy Data in Sewickley, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sewickley, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sewickley

Based on historical Sewickley, 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 Sewickley. [1]

Sewickley has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.8 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 11% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sewickley that are always titled at the latitude of Sewickley (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.34 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.8 kWh/m2/day and approximately 27% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.42 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 Sewickley

Solar Radiation Data in Sewickley, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sewickley, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sewickley

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

Solar Power Levels in Sewickley

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Sewickley

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 05, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:29 pm
    • Sunset: 9:53 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:24
Solar Energy Statistics for Sewickley

Best Months for Solar in Sewickley

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.28 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.88 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sewickley

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

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

Solar Power Output in Sewickley

The Power of Solar in Sewickley, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sewickley, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sewickley

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Cost of Utilities in Sewickley

Sewickley Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sewickley averaged 13.56 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2020, which was about 0% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.55¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Sewickley Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $18.82 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2020, which was approximately 11% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $16.99 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Sewickley, PA [5]

Sat Dec 5
37°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 29°F
Max: 38°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 78%
Cloud cover: 86%
Sun Dec 6
33°F
Light Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 33°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 91%
Mon Dec 7
34°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 25°F
Max: 34°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 62%
Tue Dec 8
36°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 27°F
Max: 36°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 91%
Wed Dec 9
39°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 26°F
Max: 39°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 98%
Thu Dec 10
42°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 35°F
Max: 42°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 99%

More about Sewickley

About Sewickley

The borough of Sewickley, PA in Allegheny County has an approximate population of 3,827. [6]

Sewickley Solar Power

Sewickley, PA Solar Energy

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

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