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Solar Energy in Fredericksburg, TX

Solar Energy in Fredericksburg

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Solar Panels in Fredericksburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Fredericksburg

The total length of the day in Fredericksburg, TX today (January 26, 2021) will be 10 hours and 39 minutes. [More]

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Fredericksburg, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Fredericksburg, TX

Solar Energy Data in Fredericksburg, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Fredericksburg, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Fredericksburg

Based on historical Fredericksburg, 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 Fredericksburg. [1]

Fredericksburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.05 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Fredericksburg that are always titled at the latitude of Fredericksburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.36 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.86 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.05 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 Fredericksburg

Solar Radiation Data in Fredericksburg, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Fredericksburg, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Fredericksburg

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

Solar Power Levels in Fredericksburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Fredericksburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 26, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:28 pm
    • Sunset: 12:07 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:48 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:39
Solar Energy Statistics for Fredericksburg

Best Months for Solar in Fredericksburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.27 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.71 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Fredericksburg

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

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

Solar Power Output in Fredericksburg

The Power of Solar in Fredericksburg, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Fredericksburg, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Fredericksburg

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Cost of Utilities in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Fredericksburg 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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Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg, TX [5]

Tue Jan 26
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jan 27
54°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 55°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 38%
Thu Jan 28
49°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 35°F
Max: 54°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Jan 29
56°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 59°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sat Jan 30
66°F
Light Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 72%
Sun Jan 31
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 62°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Fredericksburg

About Fredericksburg

The city of Fredericksburg, TX in Gillespie County has an approximate population of 10,530. [6]

Fredericksburg Solar Power

Fredericksburg, TX Solar Energy

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

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