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Solar Power in 96718 (Hawaii National Park, HI)

Solar Energy in 96718

The month of September has the highest historical solar radition values in 96718 with an average of 5.23 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 96718

Solar panels in 96718 that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 96718

The total length of the day in 96718 (Hawaii National Park, HI) today (December 18, 2018) will be 10 hours and 57 minutes. [More]

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96718 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 96718 (Hawaii National Park, HI)

Solar Energy Data for 96718

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 96718.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 96718

Solar Radiation Data in 96718

Based on historical 96718 data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in 96718. [1]

The region associated with 96718 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.9 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 16% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.06 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 96718 that are always titled at the latitude of Hawaii National Park (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.19 kWh/m2/day, or about 5% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.9 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.06 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 96718

Solar Radiation Data in 96718

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 96718.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 96718

Solar Radiation Data in 96718

The region associated with 96718 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 96718 is September with an average of 5.23 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.21 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.2 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 96718 are November with an average of 4.24 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 4.36 kWh/m2/day and January at 4.36 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 96718 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 96718

The average monthly solar radiation level in 96718, of 4.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 29% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 27% 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: 96718 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 96718 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 96718

Sunrise / Sunset in 96718

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 18, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:50 am
    • Sunset: 5:47 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:57
Solar Energy Statistics for 96718

Best Months for Solar in 96718

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation September (5.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (6.5 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (8.14 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.27 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 96718

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 96718 at this current time.

However, 96718 is in Hawaii County and Hawaii County (HI) has at least 483 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 96718

The Power of Solar in 96718

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 96718. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 96718. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 96718

Solar Radiation Data in 96718

96718 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5430.96 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 96718 is August with an average of 496.06 kWhac, followed by June at 481.82 kWhac and September at 479 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 96718 are November with an average of 394.92 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 418.65 kWhac and January at 421.44 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 96718

Solar Energy Contractors in 96718

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 96718.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 96718

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 96718.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 96718

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 96718.

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Weather Forecast for 96718 [5]

Tue Dec 18
79°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 79°F
Light breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 19
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 67°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Dec 20
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 68°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 21
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 71°F
Calm: 0 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 16%
Sat Dec 22
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 71°F
Calm: 0 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Dec 23
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 71°F
Calm: 1 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about 96718

About 96718

The ZIP code 96718 is associated with the city of Hawaii National Park in Hawaii County in Hawaii.

96718 Solar Power

96718 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 96718, or for more solar-related resources for HI, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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