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Solar Energy in Port Washington, OH

Solar Energy in Port Washington

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Port Washington with an average of 5.55 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Port Washington

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Port Washington

The total length of the day in Port Washington, OH today (August 20, 2017) will be 13 hours and 32 minutes. [More]

Port Washington, OH Solar Energy

Solar Power in Port Washington, OH

Solar Energy Data in Port Washington, OH

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Port Washington, OH

Solar Radiation Data in Port Washington

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

Port Washington has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 9% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.53 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Port Washington that are always titled at the latitude of Port Washington (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.38 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.85 kWh/m2/day and approximately 24% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.53 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 Port Washington

Solar Radiation Data in Port Washington, OH

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Port Washington.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Port Washington, OH

Solar Radiation Data in Port Washington

Port Washington, OH has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.17 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Port Washington is July with an average of 5.55 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.44 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Port Washington (Ohio) are December with an average of 2.01 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 2.36 kWh/m2/day and November at 2.47 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Port Washington vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Port Washington

The average monthly solar radiation level in Port Washington, OH, of 4.17 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 12% 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 Port Washington 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 Port Washington

Sunrise / Sunset in Port Washington

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:42 am
    • Sunset: 8:15 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:29 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:32
Solar Energy Statistics for Port Washington

Best Months for Solar in Port Washington

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.55 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: June (5.46 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.04 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Port Washington

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Port Washington, OH at this current time.

However, Port Washington is in Tuscarawas County and Tuscarawas County has at least 7 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Port Washington

The Power of Solar in Port Washington, OH

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Port Washington, OH

Solar Radiation Data in Port Washington

Port Washington (OH) has a average annual solar AC output value of 4898.42 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Port Washington is July with an average of 529.28 kWhac, followed by May at 525.96 kWhac and August at 517.9 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Port Washington (Ohio) are December with an average of 214.68 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 246.78 kWhac and January at 255.18 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Port Washington

Port Washington Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Port Washington averaged 12.51 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Port Washington

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Port Washington Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Ohio averaged $10.32 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 22% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Port Washington

Solar Energy Contractors in Port Washington

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Port Washington, OH.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Port Washington

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Port Washington, OH.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Port Washington

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Port Washington, OH.

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Weather Forecast for Port Washington, OH [5]

Sun Aug 20
82°F
Few Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 24%
Mon Aug 21
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 2 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 22
86°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 86°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 76%
Wed Aug 23
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 22%
Thu Aug 24
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 74°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 8%
Fri Aug 25
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 99%

More about Port Washington

About Port Washington

The village of Port Washington, OH in Tuscarawas County has an approximate population of 569. [6]

Port Washington Solar Power

Port Washington, OH Solar Energy

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

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