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Solar Energy in Upper Kalskag, AK

Solar Energy in Upper Kalskag

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Upper Kalskag with an average of 4.97 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Upper Kalskag

Solar panels in Upper Kalskag that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Upper Kalskag

The total length of the day in Upper Kalskag, AK today (August 20, 2017) will be 15 hours and 20 minutes. [More]

Upper Kalskag, AK Solar Energy

Solar Power in Upper Kalskag, AK

Solar Energy Data in Upper Kalskag, AK

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Upper Kalskag, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Upper Kalskag

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

Historical solar power output data for Upper Kalskag 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 Upper Kalskag

Solar Radiation Data in Upper Kalskag, AK

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Upper Kalskag.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Upper Kalskag, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Upper Kalskag

Upper Kalskag, AK has a average annual solar radiation value of 3.05 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Upper Kalskag is April with an average of 4.97 kWh/m2/day, followed by March at 4.37 kWh/m2/day and June at 4.31 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Upper Kalskag (Alaska) are December with an average of 0.93 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 1.43 kWh/m2/day and November at 1.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Upper Kalskag vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Upper Kalskag

The average monthly solar radiation level in Upper Kalskag, AK, of 3.05 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 18% less than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is (sorry, data not currently available) the average level of 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 Upper Kalskag 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 Upper Kalskag

Sunrise / Sunset in Upper Kalskag

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:04 am
    • Sunset: 10:24 pm
    • Solar Noon: 2:44 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:20
Solar Energy Statistics for Upper Kalskag

Best Months for Solar in Upper Kalskag

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (4.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: ( kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Upper Kalskag

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

However, Upper Kalskag is in Bethel County and Bethel County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Upper Kalskag

The Power of Solar in Upper Kalskag, AK

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Upper Kalskag, AK

Solar Radiation Data in Upper Kalskag

Upper Kalskag (AK) has a average annual solar AC output value of 3760.29 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Upper Kalskag is April with an average of 511.64 kWhac, followed by March at 473.18 kWhac and May at 424.61 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Upper Kalskag (Alaska) are December with an average of 104.64 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 161.6 kWhac and November at 172.61 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Upper Kalskag

Upper Kalskag Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Upper Kalskag averaged 22.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 69% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Upper Kalskag Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alaska averaged $11.02 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was approximately 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Upper Kalskag

Solar Energy Contractors in Upper Kalskag

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Upper Kalskag, AK.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Upper Kalskag

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Upper Kalskag, AK.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Upper Kalskag

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Upper Kalskag, AK.

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Weather Forecast for Upper Kalskag, AK [5]

Sat Aug 19
45°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 76%
Sun Aug 20
48°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 52°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 12%
Mon Aug 21
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 57°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 22
52°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 55°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 87%
Cloud cover: 76%
Wed Aug 23
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 56%
Thu Aug 24
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 67%

More about Upper Kalskag

About Upper Kalskag

The city of Upper Kalskag, AK in Bethel County has an approximate population of 210. [6]

Upper Kalskag Solar Power

Upper Kalskag, AK Solar Energy

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

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