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Solar Energy in Edgar Springs, MO

Solar Energy in Edgar Springs

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Edgar Springs with an average of 6.09 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Edgar Springs

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Edgar Springs

The total length of the day in Edgar Springs, MO today (August 20, 2017) will be 13 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

Edgar Springs, MO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Edgar Springs, MO

Solar Energy Data in Edgar Springs, MO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Edgar Springs, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Edgar Springs

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

Edgar Springs has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.27 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Edgar Springs that are always titled at the latitude of Edgar Springs (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.91 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.27 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.42 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Edgar Springs

Solar Radiation Data in Edgar Springs, MO

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Edgar Springs.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Edgar Springs, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Edgar Springs

Edgar Springs, MO has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Edgar Springs is June with an average of 6.09 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 6.05 kWh/m2/day and July at 6.01 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Edgar Springs (Missouri) are December with an average of 3.19 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.54 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.67 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Edgar Springs vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Edgar Springs

The average monthly solar radiation level in Edgar Springs, MO, of 5.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 35% greater 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 Edgar Springs 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 Edgar Springs

Sunrise / Sunset in Edgar Springs

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:28 am
    • Sunset: 7:52 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:10 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:24
Solar Energy Statistics for Edgar Springs

Best Months for Solar in Edgar Springs

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (6.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.46 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.4 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Edgar Springs

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

However, Edgar Springs is in Phelps County and Phelps County has at least 5 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Edgar Springs

The Power of Solar in Edgar Springs, MO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Edgar Springs, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Edgar Springs

Edgar Springs (MO) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5807.22 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Edgar Springs is August with an average of 564.63 kWhac, followed by July at 562.31 kWhac and June at 560.9 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Edgar Springs (Missouri) are December with an average of 335.58 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 349.48 kWhac and January at 389.76 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Edgar Springs

Edgar Springs Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Edgar Springs averaged 11.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Edgar Springs Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Missouri averaged $15.45 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was approximately 17% more 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 Edgar Springs

Solar Energy Contractors in Edgar Springs

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Edgar Springs, MO.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Edgar Springs

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Edgar Springs, MO.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Edgar Springs

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Edgar Springs, MO.

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Weather Forecast for Edgar Springs, MO [5]

Sun Aug 20
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 87°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 24%
Mon Aug 21
91°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 8%
Tue Aug 22
76°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Aug 23
75°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Aug 24
76°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 76°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 11%
Fri Aug 25
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 74°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Edgar Springs

About Edgar Springs

The city of Edgar Springs, MO in Phelps County has an approximate population of 208. [6]

Edgar Springs Solar Power

Edgar Springs, MO Solar Energy

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

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