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Solar Power in 13102 (Mc Lean, NY)

Solar Energy in 13102

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in 13102 with an average of 5.21 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 13102

Solar panels in 13102 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 13102

The total length of the day in 13102 (Mc Lean, NY) today (December 18, 2018) will be 09 hours and 03 minutes. [More]

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13102 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 13102 (Mc Lean, NY)

Solar Energy Data for 13102

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 13102.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 13102

Solar Radiation Data in 13102

Based on historical 13102 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 13102. [1]

The region associated with 13102 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.68 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 13102 that are always titled at the latitude of Mc Lean (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.2 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.68 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.61 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 13102

Solar Radiation Data in 13102

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 13102.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 13102

Solar Radiation Data in 13102

The region associated with 13102 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 13102 is July with an average of 5.21 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.19 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.08 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 13102 are December with an average of 2.01 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.54 kWh/m2/day and January at 2.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 13102 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 13102

The average monthly solar radiation level in 13102, of 4.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 9% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 38% 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: 13102 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 13102 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 13102

Sunrise / Sunset in 13102

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 18, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:30 am
    • Sunset: 5:34 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:02 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:03
Solar Energy Statistics for 13102

Best Months for Solar in 13102

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.21 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.16 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.76 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 13102

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 13102 at this current time.

However, 13102 is in Tompkins County and Tompkins County (NY) has at least 1,191 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 13102

The Power of Solar in 13102

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 13102. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 13102. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 13102

Solar Radiation Data in 13102

13102 has a average annual solar AC output value of 4842.83 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 13102 is August with an average of 502.61 kWhac, followed by July at 500.43 kWhac and May at 492.82 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 13102 are December with an average of 216.82 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 259.25 kWhac and January at 303.1 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 13102

Solar Energy Contractors in 13102

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 13102.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 13102

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 13102.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 13102

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 13102.

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Weather Forecast for 13102 [5]

Tue Dec 18
18°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 18°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 19
33°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 13°F
Max: 33°F
Light breeze: 3 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 44%
Thu Dec 20
41°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 24°F
Max: 44°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 80%
Fri Dec 21
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 49°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 99%
Sat Dec 22
32°F
Snow
Min: 29°F
Max: 32°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sun Dec 23
31°F
Snow
Min: 25°F
Max: 31°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 93%

More about 13102

About 13102

The ZIP code 13102 is associated with the city of Mc Lean in Tompkins County in New York.

13102 Solar Power

13102 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 13102, or for more solar-related resources for NY, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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