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Solar Energy in Glendale, OR

Solar Energy in Glendale

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Glendale with an average of 7.22 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Glendale

Solar panels in Glendale that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Glendale

The total length of the day in Glendale, OR today (December 16, 2018) will be 09 hours and 02 minutes. [More]

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Glendale, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Glendale, OR

Solar Energy Data in Glendale, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Glendale, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Glendale

Based on historical Glendale, OR data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Glendale. [1]

Glendale has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.3 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 14% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Glendale that are always titled at the latitude of Glendale (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.97 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.3 kWh/m2/day and approximately 1% less than the average monthly DNI of 5 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 Glendale

Solar Radiation Data in Glendale, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Glendale, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Glendale

Glendale, OR has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Glendale is July with an average of 7.22 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 7.12 kWh/m2/day and June at 6.39 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Glendale (Oregon) are December with an average of 1.92 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 2.33 kWh/m2/day and November at 2.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Glendale

The average monthly solar radiation level in Glendale, OR, of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% 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 Glendale 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 Glendale

Sunrise / Sunset in Glendale

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 16, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:38 am
    • Sunset: 5:41 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:09 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:02
Solar Energy Statistics for Glendale

Best Months for Solar in Glendale

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (7.22 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (7.1 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.85 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.67 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Glendale

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

However, Glendale is in Douglas County and Douglas County has at least 36 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Glendale

The Power of Solar in Glendale, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Glendale, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Glendale

Glendale (OR) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5557.5 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Glendale is July with an average of 664.59 kWhac, followed by August at 654.31 kWhac and May at 608.91 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Glendale (Oregon) are December with an average of 198.28 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 237.06 kWhac and January at 239.15 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Glendale

Glendale Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Glendale averaged 11.29 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2018, which was about 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.01¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Glendale Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $14.07 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2018, which was approximately 19% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.32 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Glendale

Solar Energy Contractors in Glendale

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Glendale

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Glendale

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

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Weather Forecast for Glendale, OR [5]

Sat Dec 15
41°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 43°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 88%
Sun Dec 16
50°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 50°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 92%
Mon Dec 17
46°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 47°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 88%
Tue Dec 18
50°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 51°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 95%
Wed Dec 19
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 51°F
Light breeze: 2 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 18%
Thu Dec 20
47°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 49°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 75%

More about Glendale

About Glendale

The city of Glendale, OR in Douglas County has an approximate population of 874. [6]

Glendale Solar Power

Glendale, OR Solar Energy

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

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