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Solar Power in 20147 (Ashburn, VA)

Solar Energy in 20147

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Solar Panels in 20147

Solar panels in 20147 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 20147

The total length of the day in 20147 (Ashburn, VA) today (September 25, 2020) will be 11 hours and 59 minutes. [More]

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20147 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 20147 (Ashburn, VA)

Solar Energy Data for 20147

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 20147.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 20147

Solar Radiation Data in 20147

Based on historical 20147 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 20147. [1]

The region associated with 20147 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.17 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 20147 that are always titled at the latitude of Ashburn (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.92 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.17 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.45 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 20147

Solar Radiation Data in 20147

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 20147

Solar Radiation Data in 20147

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Solar Power Comparison: 20147 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 20147

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Solar Power: 20147 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 20147 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 20147

Sunrise / Sunset in 20147

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 25, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:01 am
    • Sunset: 11:00 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:01 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:59
Solar Energy Statistics for 20147

Best Months for Solar in 20147

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.08 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.05 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 20147

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 20147 at this current time.

However, 20147 is in Loudoun County and Loudoun County (VA) has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 20147

The Power of Solar in 20147

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 20147. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 20147. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 20147

Solar Radiation Data in 20147

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Weather Forecast for 20147 [5]

Fri Sep 25
73°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Sep 26
72°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 3 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 99%
Sun Sep 27
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 65°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Sep 28
80°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 65°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 72%
Tue Sep 29
73°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 59°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed Sep 30
62°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 33%

More about 20147

About 20147

The ZIP code 20147 is associated with the city of Ashburn in Loudoun County in Virginia.

20147 Solar Power

20147 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 20147, or for more solar-related resources for VA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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