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Solar Panel Angles for Santa Rosa, California

The most efficient tilt for photovoltaic panels in Santa Rosa, California at a latitude of 38.45°:

Orientation

Your photovoltaic panels need to be angled facing south.

Fixed tilt

If you're mounting the photovoltaic panels at a stationary angle, such as on your roof, the most efficient angle is 32.3°.

2-Season tilt

If you're planning to change the angle of your photovoltaic panels twice per year, the most efficient angle is 14.8° in summer months and 52.8° in winter months.

4-Season tilt

If you're planning to change the angle of your photovoltaic panels each season, the most efficient angle is 11.1° in summer months and 58.2° in winter months, and 35.4° in autumn and spring months.