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How many sun hours have you had?

The Bureau of Meterology offers a handy tool which allows you to determine sun hours in the area of your intallation. Here is a setp-by-step guide:

Go to www.bom.gov.au

Select ‘Climate and Past Weather’ from the left hand menu

Select ‘Weather and Climate Data from the left hand menu

Select ‘Solar Exposure’ from the ‘Data About’ drop down

Select ‘Monthly Observations’

Type your suburb in ‘Select a weather station in the area of interest’ and click on ‘find’

Select ‘Matching Town’

Select ‘Nearest Bureau station’

Click on ‘Get Data’

Choose a year in the left hand column

Change the unit measurement to “kWh m-2”

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