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Solar Energy in Ukiah, CA

Solar Energy in Ukiah

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Solar Panels in Ukiah

Solar panels in Ukiah that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Ukiah

The total length of the day in Ukiah, CA today (December 12, 2018) will be 09 hours and 27 minutes. [More]

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Ukiah, CA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ukiah, CA

Solar Energy Data in Ukiah, CA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ukiah, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Ukiah

Based on historical Ukiah, CA data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Ukiah. [1]

Ukiah has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 17% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.97 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ukiah that are always titled at the latitude of Ukiah (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.69 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.96 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.97 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 Ukiah

Solar Radiation Data in Ukiah, CA

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ukiah, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Ukiah

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

Solar Power Levels in Ukiah

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Ukiah

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:23 am
    • Sunset: 5:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:27
Solar Energy Statistics for Ukiah

Best Months for Solar in Ukiah

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (7.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (9.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (8.11 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ukiah

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

However, Ukiah is in Mendocino County and Mendocino County has at least 1,739 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Ukiah

The Power of Solar in Ukiah, CA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ukiah, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Ukiah

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Cost of Utilities in Ukiah

Ukiah Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ukiah averaged 19.39 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2018, which was about 49% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.01¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Ukiah Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in California averaged $12.30 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2018, which was approximately 29% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.32 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Ukiah

Solar Energy Contractors in Ukiah

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Ukiah, CA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Ukiah

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Ukiah, CA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Ukiah

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Ukiah, CA.

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Weather Forecast for Ukiah, CA [5]

Wed Dec 12
61°F
Few Clouds
Min: 38°F
Max: 61°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 20%
Thu Dec 13
55°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 55°F
Light breeze: 2 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 14
50°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 50°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sat Dec 15
50°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 52°F
Light breeze: 2 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 85%
Sun Dec 16
52°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 50°F
Max: 54°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Dec 17
54°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 54°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Ukiah

About Ukiah

The city of Ukiah, CA in Mendocino County has an approximate population of 16,075. [6]

Ukiah Solar Power

Ukiah, CA Solar Energy

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

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