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Solar Energy in King Cove, AK

Solar Energy in King Cove

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in King Cove with an average of 3.4 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in King Cove

Solar panels in King Cove that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in King Cove

The total length of the day in King Cove, AK today (November 17, 2017) will be 08 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

King Cove, AK Solar Energy

Solar Power in King Cove, AK

Solar Energy Data in King Cove, AK

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for King Cove, AK

Solar Radiation Data in King Cove

Sorry, it is not possible to complete our solar energy analysis for King Cove at this time.

Historical solar power output data for King Cove is not currently available.

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* 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in King Cove

Solar Radiation Data in King Cove, AK

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in King Cove.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for King Cove, AK

Solar Radiation Data in King Cove

King Cove, AK has a average annual solar radiation value of 2.39 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in King Cove is June with an average of 3.4 kWh/m2/day, followed by April at 3.31 kWh/m2/day and July at 3.19 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in King Cove (Alaska) are December with an average of 0.96 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 1.31 kWh/m2/day and January at 1.38 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: King Cove vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in King Cove

The average monthly solar radiation level in King Cove, AK, of 2.39 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 36% less than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 64% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average King Cove 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).

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Solar Data & Statistics for King Cove

Sunrise / Sunset in King Cove

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 17, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:27 am
    • Sunset: 6:41 pm
    • Solar Noon: 2:34 pm
    • Length of Day: 08:13
Solar Energy Statistics for King Cove

Best Months for Solar in King Cove

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (3.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: ( kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in King Cove

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

However, King Cove is in Aleutians East County and Aleutians East County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in King Cove

The Power of Solar in King Cove, AK

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for King Cove, AK

Solar Radiation Data in King Cove

King Cove (AK) has a average annual solar AC output value of 2944.9 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in King Cove is April with an average of 338.55 kWhac, followed by June at 338.5 kWhac and July at 327.81 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in King Cove (Alaska) are December with an average of 102.49 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 134.14 kWhac and January at 146.7 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in King Cove

King Cove Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in King Cove averaged 21.80 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 65% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

Solar Power Poll: King Cove

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King Cove Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alaska averaged $13.40 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in King Cove

Solar Energy Contractors in King Cove

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near King Cove, AK.

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Solar Energy Equipment in King Cove

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near King Cove, AK.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in King Cove

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near King Cove, AK.

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Weather Forecast for King Cove, AK [5]

Fri Nov 17
39°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 39°F
Gale: 18 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sat Nov 18
41°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 39°F
Max: 43°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sun Nov 19
38°F
Light Rain
Min: 37°F
Max: 38°F
Hurricane: 38 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 88%
Mon Nov 20
42°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 44°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 98%
Tue Nov 21
42°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 44°F
Hurricane: 32 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 71%
Wed Nov 22
44°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 44°F
Violent Storm: 32 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 85%

More about King Cove

About King Cove

The city of King Cove, AK in Aleutians East County has an approximate population of 938. [6]

King Cove Solar Power

King Cove, AK Solar Energy

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

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