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Solar Energy in Cambridge Springs, PA

Solar Energy in Cambridge Springs

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Cambridge Springs with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Cambridge Springs

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Cambridge Springs

The total length of the day in Cambridge Springs, PA today (December 14, 2017) will be 09 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

Cambridge Springs, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Cambridge Springs, PA

Solar Energy Data in Cambridge Springs, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Cambridge Springs, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Cambridge Springs

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

Cambridge Springs has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.72 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Cambridge Springs that are always titled at the latitude of Cambridge Springs (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.21 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.72 kWh/m2/day and approximately 22% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.45 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 Cambridge Springs

Solar Radiation Data in Cambridge Springs, PA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Cambridge Springs.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Cambridge Springs, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Cambridge Springs

Cambridge Springs, PA has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.14 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Cambridge Springs is July with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.56 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.56 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Cambridge Springs (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 1.9 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.07 kWh/m2/day and January at 2.14 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Cambridge Springs vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Cambridge Springs

The average monthly solar radiation level in Cambridge Springs, PA, of 4.14 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 11% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 37% 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 Cambridge Springs 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 Cambridge Springs

Sunrise / Sunset in Cambridge Springs

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 14, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:40 pm
    • Sunset: 9:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Cambridge Springs

Best Months for Solar in Cambridge Springs

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.91 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Cambridge Springs

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Cambridge Springs, PA at this current time.

However, Cambridge Springs is in Crawford County and Crawford County has at least 19 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Cambridge Springs

The Power of Solar in Cambridge Springs, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Cambridge Springs, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Cambridge Springs

Cambridge Springs (PA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 4895.75 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Cambridge Springs is July with an average of 553.52 kWhac, followed by May at 550.01 kWhac and August at 532.77 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Cambridge Springs (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 202.37 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 208.57 kWhac and January at 232.43 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Cambridge Springs

Cambridge Springs Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Cambridge Springs averaged 14.55 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 9% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Cambridge Springs

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Cambridge Springs Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $17.52 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 3% 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 Cambridge Springs

Solar Energy Contractors in Cambridge Springs

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Cambridge Springs, PA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Cambridge Springs

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Cambridge Springs, PA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Cambridge Springs

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Cambridge Springs, PA.

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Weather Forecast for Cambridge Springs, PA [5]

Thu Dec 14
20°F
Light Snow
Min: 16°F
Max: 20°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 76%
Fri Dec 15
22°F
Snow
Min: 14°F
Max: 22°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 88%
Sat Dec 16
23°F
Snow
Min: 11°F
Max: 23°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 76%
Sun Dec 17
42°F
Light Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 42°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 71%
Mon Dec 18
37°F
Light Snow
Min: 32°F
Max: 37°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 87%
Tue Dec 19
36°F
Light Snow
Min: 32°F
Max: 36°F
Gale: 19 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 18%

More about Cambridge Springs

About Cambridge Springs

The borough of Cambridge Springs, PA in Crawford County has an approximate population of 2,595. [6]

Cambridge Springs Solar Power

Cambridge Springs, PA Solar Energy

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

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