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Solar Energy in Dunes City, OR

Solar Energy in Dunes City

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Solar Panels in Dunes City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dunes City

The total length of the day in Dunes City, OR today (March 24, 2019) will be 12 hours and 22 minutes. [More]

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Dunes City, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dunes City, OR

Solar Energy Data in Dunes City, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

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

Dunes City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.76 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.74 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dunes City that are always titled at the latitude of Dunes City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.31 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.76 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.74 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 Dunes City

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City, OR

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Dunes City.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

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Solar Power Comparison: Dunes City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Dunes City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Dunes City 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 Dunes City

Sunrise / Sunset in Dunes City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for March 24, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 2:10 pm
    • Sunset: 2:33 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:22 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:22
Solar Energy Statistics for Dunes City

Best Months for Solar in Dunes City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.59 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dunes City

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Dunes City, OR at this current time.

However, Dunes City is in Lane County and Lane County has at least 655 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Dunes City

The Power of Solar in Dunes City, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dunes City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Dunes City

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Cost of Utilities in Dunes City

Dunes City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dunes City averaged 10.68 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in December 2018, which was about 14% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in December. [3]

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Dunes City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $9.83 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in December 2018, which was approximately 2% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.63 per Mcf in December. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Dunes City

Solar Energy Contractors in Dunes City

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Dunes City, OR.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Dunes City

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Dunes City, OR.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Dunes City

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Dunes City, OR.

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Weather Forecast for Dunes City, OR [5]

Sun Mar 24
55°F
Few Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 55°F
Calm: 1 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 20%
Mon Mar 25
46°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 49°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Tue Mar 26
53°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 53°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 68%
Wed Mar 27
48°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 48°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 52%
Thu Mar 28
48°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 50°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 63%
Fri Mar 29
47°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 48°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 40%

More about Dunes City

About Dunes City

The city of Dunes City, OR in Lane County has an approximate population of 1,303. [6]

Dunes City Solar Power

Dunes City, OR Solar Energy

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

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