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Solar Energy in Port Isabel, TX

Solar Energy in Port Isabel

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Solar Panels in Port Isabel

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Port Isabel

The total length of the day in Port Isabel, TX today (July 22, 2019) will be 13 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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Port Isabel, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Port Isabel, TX

Solar Energy Data in Port Isabel, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Port Isabel, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Port Isabel

Based on historical Port Isabel, 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 Port Isabel. [1]

Port Isabel has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 14% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.28 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Port Isabel that are always titled at the latitude of Port Isabel (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.16 kWh/m2/day, or about 6% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.86 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.28 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 Port Isabel

Solar Radiation Data in Port Isabel, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Port Isabel.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Port Isabel, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Port Isabel

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Solar Power Comparison: Port Isabel vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Port Isabel

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Port Isabel 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 Port Isabel

Sunrise / Sunset in Port Isabel

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:50 am
    • Sunset: 1:20 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:35 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:29
Solar Energy Statistics for Port Isabel

Best Months for Solar in Port Isabel

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.02 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.32 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.58 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Port Isabel

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

However, Port Isabel is in Cameron County and Cameron County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Port Isabel

The Power of Solar in Port Isabel, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Port Isabel, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Port Isabel

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Cost of Utilities in Port Isabel

Port Isabel Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Port Isabel averaged 12.01 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Port Isabel Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $10.51 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.92 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Port Isabel

Solar Energy Contractors in Port Isabel

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Port Isabel, TX.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Port Isabel

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Port Isabel, TX.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Port Isabel

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Port Isabel, TX.

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Weather Forecast for Port Isabel, TX [5]

Mon Jul 22
81°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 79°F
Max: 81°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 67%
Tue Jul 23
94°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 76°F
Max: 94°F
Strong breeze: 10 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Jul 24
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 89°F
Gale: 18 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 65%
Thu Jul 25
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 88°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 14%
Fri Jul 26
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 95°F
Calm: 1 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 35%
Sat Jul 27
95°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 79°F
Max: 95°F
Gale: 18 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 7%

More about Port Isabel

About Port Isabel

The city of Port Isabel, TX in Cameron County has an approximate population of 5,006. [6]

Port Isabel Solar Power

Port Isabel, TX Solar Energy

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

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