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Solar Energy in White Oak, PA

Solar Energy in White Oak

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in White Oak with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in White Oak

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

Sunrise & Sunset in White Oak

The total length of the day in White Oak, PA today (October 02, 2022) will be 11 hours and 44 minutes. [More]

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White Oak, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in White Oak, PA

Solar Energy Data in White Oak, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for White Oak, PA

Solar Radiation Data in White Oak

Based on historical White Oak, 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 White Oak. [1]

White Oak has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 11% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in White Oak that are always titled at the latitude of White Oak (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.36 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 26% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 White Oak

Solar Radiation Data in White Oak, PA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in White Oak.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for White Oak, PA

Solar Radiation Data in White Oak

White Oak, PA has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in White Oak is July with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.61 kWh/m2/day and September at 5.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in White Oak (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 2.54 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 2.89 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: White Oak vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in White Oak

The average monthly solar radiation level in White Oak, PA, of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 15% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 32% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: White Oak vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average White Oak 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 White Oak

Sunrise / Sunset in White Oak

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 02, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:16 am
    • Sunset: 7:00 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:44
Solar Energy Statistics for White Oak

Best Months for Solar in White Oak

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.36 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: May (4.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.85 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in White Oak

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Solar Power Output in White Oak

The Power of Solar in White Oak, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for White Oak, PA

Solar Radiation Data in White Oak

White Oak (PA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5010.36 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in White Oak is July with an average of 515.42 kWhac, followed by August at 505.28 kWhac and May at 499.58 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in White Oak (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 252.65 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 294.25 kWhac and November at 338.21 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in White Oak

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White Oak Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for White Oak, PA [5]

Sun Oct 2
55°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 60°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Oct 3
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 39°F
Max: 63°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Oct 4
62°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 62°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed Oct 5
67°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 67°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 6%
Thu Oct 6
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 6%
Fri Oct 7
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 92%

More about White Oak

About White Oak

The borough of White Oak, PA in Allegheny County has an approximate population of 7,862. [6]

White Oak Solar Power

White Oak, PA Solar Energy

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

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