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Solar Energy in San Diego, TX

Solar Energy in San Diego

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Solar Panels in San Diego

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

Sunrise & Sunset in San Diego

The total length of the day in San Diego, TX today (July 22, 2019) will be 13 hours and 36 minutes. [More]

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San Diego, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in San Diego, TX

Solar Energy Data in San Diego, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for San Diego, TX

Solar Radiation Data in San Diego

Based on historical San Diego, 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 San Diego. [1]

San Diego has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in San Diego that are always titled at the latitude of San Diego (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.22 kWh/m2/day, or about 8% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.84 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.58 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 San Diego

Solar Radiation Data in San Diego, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in San Diego.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for San Diego, TX

Solar Radiation Data in San Diego

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Solar Power Comparison: San Diego vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in San Diego

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average San Diego 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 San Diego

Sunrise / Sunset in San Diego

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:51 am
    • Sunset: 1:27 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:39 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:36
Solar Energy Statistics for San Diego

Best Months for Solar in San Diego

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.65 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in San Diego

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

However, San Diego is in Duval County and Duval County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in San Diego

The Power of Solar in San Diego, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for San Diego, TX

Solar Radiation Data in San Diego

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Cost of Utilities in San Diego

San Diego Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in San Diego 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]

Solar Power Poll: San Diego

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San Diego 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 San Diego

Solar Energy Contractors in San Diego

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near San Diego, TX.

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Solar Energy Equipment in San Diego

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near San Diego, TX.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in San Diego

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near San Diego, TX.

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Weather Forecast for San Diego, TX [5]

Mon Jul 22
80°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 80°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 66%
Tue Jul 23
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 94°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Jul 24
86°F
Few Clouds
Min: 73°F
Max: 90°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 18%
Thu Jul 25
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 68°F
Max: 93°F
: 7 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 26
90°F
Few Clouds
Min: 70°F
Max: 91°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 11%
Sat Jul 27
96°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 96°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 19%

More about San Diego

About San Diego

The city of San Diego, TX in Duval County has an approximate population of 4,488. [6]

San Diego Solar Power

San Diego, TX Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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