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Solar Power in 19897 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy in 19897

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 19897 with an average of 5.74 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 19897

Solar panels in 19897 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 19897

The total length of the day in 19897 (Wilmington, DE) today (February 21, 2019) will be 11 hours and 00 minutes. [More]

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19897 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 19897 (Wilmington, DE)

Solar Energy Data for 19897

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 19897.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 19897

Solar Radiation Data in 19897

Based on historical 19897 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 19897. [1]

The region associated with 19897 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 19897 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 19897

Solar Radiation Data in 19897

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 19897.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 19897

Solar Radiation Data in 19897

The region associated with 19897 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 19897 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 19897 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: 19897 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 19897

The average monthly solar radiation level in 19897, 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: 19897 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 19897 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 19897

Sunrise / Sunset in 19897

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 21, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:45 am
    • Sunset: 10:45 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:00
Solar Energy Statistics for 19897

Best Months for Solar in 19897

  • 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 19897

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 19897 at this current time.

However, 19897 is in New Castle County and New Castle County (DE) has at least 2,044 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 19897

The Power of Solar in 19897

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 19897. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 19897. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 19897

Solar Radiation Data in 19897

19897 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 19897 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 19897 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 19897

Solar Energy Contractors in 19897

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 19897.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in 19897 produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in 19897

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 19897.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 19897

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 19897.

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Weather Forecast for 19897 [5]

Wed Feb 20
33°F
Light Rain
Min: 33°F
Max: 33°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 48%
Thu Feb 21
49°F
Light Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 49°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 22
40°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 31°F
Max: 40°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sat Feb 23
41°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 45°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Feb 24
54°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 54°F
Storm: 26 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 83%
Mon Feb 25
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 45°F
Severe Gale: 22 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about 19897

About 19897

The ZIP code 19897 is associated with the city of Wilmington in New Castle County in Delaware.

19897 Solar Power

19897 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 19897, or for more solar-related resources for DE, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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