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Solar Energy in Brewton, AL

Solar Energy in Brewton

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Brewton with an average of 5.88 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Brewton

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Brewton

The total length of the day in Brewton, AL today (May 23, 2022) will be 13 hours and 54 minutes. [More]

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Brewton, AL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Brewton, AL

Solar Energy Data in Brewton, AL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Brewton, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Brewton

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

Brewton has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Brewton that are always titled at the latitude of Brewton (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.22 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.69 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 Brewton

Solar Radiation Data in Brewton, AL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Brewton, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Brewton

Brewton, AL has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.32 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Brewton is April with an average of 5.88 kWh/m2/day, followed by October at 5.72 kWh/m2/day and September at 5.69 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Brewton (Alabama) are December with an average of 4.25 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.6 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.94 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Brewton

The average monthly solar radiation level in Brewton, AL, of 5.32 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 35% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 20% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: Brewton vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Brewton 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 Brewton

Sunrise / Sunset in Brewton

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 23, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:48 am
    • Sunset: 7:42 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:54
Solar Energy Statistics for Brewton

Best Months for Solar in Brewton

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (6 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.26 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.38 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Brewton

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Solar Power Output in Brewton

The Power of Solar in Brewton, AL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Brewton, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Brewton

Brewton (AL) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5745.49 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Brewton is March with an average of 528.43 kWhac, followed by April at 524.5 kWhac and October at 520.39 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Brewton (Alabama) are December with an average of 400.32 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 426.78 kWhac and January at 440.28 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Brewton

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Weather Forecast for Brewton, AL [5]

Mon May 23
79°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 80°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue May 24
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 85°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed May 25
82°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu May 26
71°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 76°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri May 27
83°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 84°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 2%
Sat May 28
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 7%

More about Brewton

About Brewton

The city of Brewton, AL in Escambia County has an approximate population of 5,408. [6]

Brewton Solar Power

Brewton, AL Solar Energy

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

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