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Solar Energy in Southmont, PA

Solar Energy in Southmont

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Solar Panels in Southmont

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Southmont

The total length of the day in Southmont, PA today (April 01, 2020) will be 12 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

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Southmont, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Southmont, PA

Solar Energy Data in Southmont, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Southmont, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southmont

Based on historical Southmont, 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 Southmont. [1]

Southmont has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.73 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 12% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.33 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Southmont that are always titled at the latitude of Southmont (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.26 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.73 kWh/m2/day and approximately 28% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.33 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 Southmont

Solar Radiation Data in Southmont, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Southmont, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southmont

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

Solar Power Levels in Southmont

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Southmont

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 01, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:57 am
    • Sunset: 11:41 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Southmont

Best Months for Solar in Southmont

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.21 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (3.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.67 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Southmont

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

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

Solar Power Output in Southmont

The Power of Solar in Southmont, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Southmont, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southmont

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Cost of Utilities in Southmont

Southmont Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Southmont averaged 13.63 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2020, which was about 7% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.79¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Southmont Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $10.39 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2020, which was approximately 11% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.38 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Southmont

Solar Energy Contractors in Southmont

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Southmont, PA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Southmont

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Southmont, PA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Southmont

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Southmont, PA.

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Weather Forecast for Southmont, PA [5]

Wed Apr 1
48°F
Light Rain
Min: 32°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 96%
Thu Apr 2
39°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 33°F
Max: 39°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Apr 3
49°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 49%
Sat Apr 4
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 57°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 2%
Sun Apr 5
52°F
Light Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 57°F
Calm: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 99%
Mon Apr 6
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 57%

More about Southmont

About Southmont

The borough of Southmont, PA in Cambria County has an approximate population of 2,284. [6]

Southmont Solar Power

Southmont, PA Solar Energy

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

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