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Solar Power in 19880 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy in 19880

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 19880 with an average of 5.74 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 19880

Solar panels in 19880 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 19880

The total length of the day in 19880 (Wilmington, DE) today (December 17, 2018) will be 09 hours and 22 minutes. [More]

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19880 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 19880 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy Data for 19880

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 19880.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 19880

Solar Radiation Data in 19880

Based on historical 19880 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 19880. [1]

The region associated with 19880 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.1 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately equal to the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.1 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 19880 that are always titled at the latitude of Wilmington (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.81 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.1 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.1 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 19880

Solar Radiation Data in 19880

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 19880.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 19880

Solar Radiation Data in 19880

The region associated with 19880 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 19880 is June with an average of 5.74 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.71 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 19880 are December with an average of 2.87 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.44 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 19880 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 19880

The average monthly solar radiation level in 19880, of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 26% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 29% 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: 19880 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 19880 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 19880

Sunrise / Sunset in 19880

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 17, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:17 am
    • Sunset: 5:40 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:58 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:22
Solar Energy Statistics for 19880

Best Months for Solar in 19880

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.74 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.8 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.09 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 19880

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 19880 at this current time.

However, 19880 is in New Castle County and New Castle County (DE) has at least 2,044 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 19880

The Power of Solar in 19880

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 19880. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 19880. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 19880

Solar Radiation Data in 19880

19880 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5459.39 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 19880 is August with an average of 542.27 kWhac, followed by June at 529.78 kWhac and July at 526.18 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 19880 are December with an average of 298.98 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 346.11 kWhac and January at 364.36 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 19880

Solar Energy Contractors in 19880

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 19880.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 19880

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 19880.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 19880

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 19880.

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Weather Forecast for 19880 [5]

Mon Dec 17
43°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 48°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 8%
Tue Dec 18
34°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 27°F
Max: 38°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 19
40°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 21°F
Max: 40°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 20
47°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 47°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 92%
Fri Dec 21
49°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 49°F
Severe Gale: 21 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Dec 22
52°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 52°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 38%

More about 19880

About 19880

The ZIP code 19880 is associated with the city of Wilmington in New Castle County in Delaware.

19880 Solar Power

19880 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 19880, or for more solar-related resources for DE, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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