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Solar Energy in The Hills, TX

Solar Energy in The Hills

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in The Hills with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in The Hills

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

Sunrise & Sunset in The Hills

The total length of the day in The Hills, TX today (August 09, 2022) will be 13 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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The Hills, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in The Hills, TX

Solar Energy Data in The Hills, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

Based on historical The Hills, 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 The Hills. [1]

The Hills has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.76 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in The Hills that are always titled at the latitude of The Hills (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.24 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.76 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.82 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 The Hills

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in The Hills.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

The Hills, TX has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.47 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in The Hills is August with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day, followed by September at 6.05 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.88 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in The Hills (Texas) are December with an average of 4.52 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.77 kWh/m2/day and February at 5.11 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: The Hills vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in The Hills

The average monthly solar radiation level in The Hills, TX, of 5.47 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 39% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 17% 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: The Hills vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average The Hills 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 The Hills

Sunrise / Sunset in The Hills

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 09, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:55 am
    • Sunset: 8:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:24
Solar Energy Statistics for The Hills

Best Months for Solar in The Hills

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in The Hills

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Solar Power Output in The Hills

The Power of Solar in The Hills, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

The Hills (TX) has a average annual solar AC output value of 6063.37 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in The Hills is August with an average of 563.15 kWhac, followed by October at 547.03 kWhac and September at 542.15 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in The Hills (Texas) are December with an average of 443.96 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 446.01 kWhac and January at 464.85 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in The Hills

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The Hills Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for The Hills, TX [5]

Tue Aug 9
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 99°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 4%
Wed Aug 10
97°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 101°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 2%
Thu Aug 11
87°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 94%
Fri Aug 12
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 94°F
Light breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 17%
Sat Aug 13
86°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Aug 14
90°F
Few Clouds
Min: 74°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 15%

More about The Hills

About The Hills

The village of The Hills, TX in Travis County has an approximate population of 2,472. [6]

The Hills Solar Power

The Hills, TX Solar Energy

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

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