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Solar Energy in Ossipee, NC

Solar Energy in Ossipee

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Ossipee with an average of 5.84 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Ossipee

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Ossipee

The total length of the day in Ossipee, NC today (December 12, 2017) will be 09 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

Ossipee, NC Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ossipee, NC

Solar Energy Data in Ossipee, NC

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ossipee, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Ossipee

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

Ossipee has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.41 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ossipee that are always titled at the latitude of Ossipee (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.41 kWh/m2/day and approximately 13% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.51 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 Ossipee

Solar Radiation Data in Ossipee, NC

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ossipee, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Ossipee

Ossipee, NC has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.01 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Ossipee is June with an average of 5.84 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.67 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.67 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Ossipee (North Carolina) are December with an average of 3.45 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.92 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.13 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Ossipee

The average monthly solar radiation level in Ossipee, NC, of 5.01 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 34% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 24% 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: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Ossipee

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:20 pm
    • Sunset: 10:04 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:12 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Ossipee

Best Months for Solar in Ossipee

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.73 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: May (4.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.27 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ossipee

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the town of Ossipee, NC at this current time.

However, Ossipee is in Alamance County and Alamance County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Ossipee

The Power of Solar in Ossipee, NC

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ossipee, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Ossipee

Ossipee (NC) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5762.35 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Ossipee is May with an average of 548.04 kWhac, followed by March at 539.32 kWhac and June at 532.55 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Ossipee (North Carolina) are December with an average of 354.6 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 401.01 kWhac and January at 408.02 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Ossipee

Ossipee Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ossipee averaged 11.75 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 12% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Ossipee Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in North Carolina averaged $23.08 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 36% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Ossipee

Solar Energy Contractors in Ossipee

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Ossipee, NC.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Ossipee

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Ossipee, NC.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Ossipee

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Ossipee, NC.

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Weather Forecast for Ossipee, NC [5]

Mon Dec 11
36°F
Few Clouds
Min: 36°F
Max: 36°F
: 10 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 12%
Tue Dec 12
48°F
Few Clouds
Min: 22°F
Max: 48°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 12%
Wed Dec 13
33°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 16°F
Max: 35°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 14
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 24°F
Max: 48°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 26%
Fri Dec 15
40°F
Light Rain
Min: 27°F
Max: 40°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 55%
Sat Dec 16
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 25°F
Max: 44°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Ossipee

About Ossipee

The town of Ossipee, NC in Alamance County has an approximate population of 543. [6]

Ossipee Solar Power

Ossipee, NC Solar Energy

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

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