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Solar Energy in Dodd City, TX

Solar Energy in Dodd City

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Solar Panels in Dodd City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dodd City

The total length of the day in Dodd City, TX today (January 26, 2021) will be 10 hours and 26 minutes. [More]

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Dodd City, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dodd City, TX

Solar Energy Data in Dodd City, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dodd City, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dodd City

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

Dodd City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.61 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dodd City that are always titled at the latitude of Dodd City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.2 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.61 kWh/m2/day and approximately 7% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.84 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 Dodd City

Solar Radiation Data in Dodd City, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Dodd City.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dodd City, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dodd City

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Solar Power Comparison: Dodd City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Dodd City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Dodd City 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 Dodd City

Sunrise / Sunset in Dodd City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 26, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:23 pm
    • Sunset: 11:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:37 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:26
Solar Energy Statistics for Dodd City

Best Months for Solar in Dodd City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.74 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dodd City

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the town of Dodd City, TX at this current time.

However, Dodd City is in Fannin County and Fannin County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Dodd City

The Power of Solar in Dodd City, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dodd City, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dodd City

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Cost of Utilities in Dodd City

Dodd City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dodd City averaged 11.89 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2020, which was about 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.60¢/kWh in October. [3]

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Dodd City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $21.75 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2020, which was approximately 76% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.35 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Dodd City, TX [5]

Tue Jan 26
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 53°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 1%
Wed Jan 27
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 48°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jan 28
42°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 31°F
Max: 47°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 66%
Fri Jan 29
51°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 37°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sat Jan 30
65°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 65°F
Strong breeze: 29 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 78%
Sun Jan 31
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 56°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Dodd City

About Dodd City

The town of Dodd City, TX in Fannin County has an approximate population of 369. [6]

Dodd City Solar Power

Dodd City, TX Solar Energy

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

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