Datasets

Available Datasets and Geographic Coverage

SolarAnywhere® supports a number of industry applications with datasets including TGY (Typical year long-term average weather files), historical time-series and forecast data.

TGY (Typical Year)

Long-term Average Weather Files
Historical Time-series Forecast
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Data Model v2.5 or v3.2 v2.5 or v3.2 v2.5 or v4.0
Date Coverage 1/1/1998 through 12/31/2016 1/1/1998 through present Present through 7-days
Spatial Resolution 10 km gridded tile 10 km gridded tile or 1 km gridded tile 10 km gridded tile or 1 km gridded tile
Temporal Resolution Hourly
8760 hour files (no leap year included)
Hourly
Half-Hourly
1-minute
Hourly
Half-Hourly
1-minute through 30-minutes-ahead
Geographic Availability Continental U.S.
Hawaii
Canada (up to 50° latitude)
Mexico
Continental U.S.
Hawaii
Canada (up to 50° latitude)
Mexico
Continental U.S.
Hawaii
Canada (up to 50° latitude)
Included Data Time stamps
GHI
DNI
DIF
Temperature
Wind speed
Elevation
Time stamps
GHI
DNI
DIF
Temperature
Wind speed
Elevation
Time stamps
GHI
DNI
DIF
Temperature
Wind speed
Elevation
License Data Model Date Coverage Spatial Resolution Temporal Resolution Geographic Availability Included Data
TGY (Typical Year)

Long-term Average Weather Files
SolarAnywhere® Data Base Subscription v2.5 or v3.2 1/1/1998 through 12/31/2016 10 km gridded tile Hourly 8760 hour files (no leap year included) Continental U.S. Hawaii Canada (up to 50° latitude) Mexico Time stamps GHI DNI DIF Temperature Wind speed Elevation
Historical Time-series SolarAnywhere Data SolarAnywhere® SystemCheck® v2.5 or v3.2 1/1/1998 through present 10 km gridded tile or 1 km gridded tile Hourly Half-Hourly 1-minute Continental U.S. Hawaii Canada (up to 50° latitude) Mexico Time stamps GHI DNI DIF Temperature Wind speed Elevation
Forecast SolarAnywhere Data SolarAnywhere® FleetView® v2.5 or v4.0 Present through 7-days 10 km gridded tile or 1 km gridded tile Hourly Half-Hourly 1-minute through 30-minutes-ahead Continental U.S. Hawaii Canada (up to 50° latitude) Time stamps GHI DNI DIF Temperature Wind speed Elevation

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