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Solar Energy in Chandler, AZ

Solar Energy in Chandler

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Solar Panels in Chandler

Solar panels in Chandler that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Chandler

The total length of the day in Chandler, AZ today (June 25, 2021) will be 14 hours and 21 minutes. [More]

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Chandler, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Chandler, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Chandler, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Chandler, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Chandler

Based on historical Chandler, AZ data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Chandler. [1]

Chandler has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.8 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 22% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.47 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Chandler that are always titled at the latitude of Chandler (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.69 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.8 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.47 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.

Solar Radiation Levels in Chandler

Solar Radiation Data in Chandler, AZ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Chandler, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Chandler

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

Solar Power Levels in Chandler

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Chandler

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 25, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:19 pm
    • Sunset: 2:40 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:30 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:21
Solar Energy Statistics for Chandler

Best Months for Solar in Chandler

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (7.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.33 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Chandler

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Chandler, AZ at this current time.

However, Chandler is in Maricopa County and Maricopa County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Chandler

The Power of Solar in Chandler, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Chandler, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Chandler

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Cost of Utilities in Chandler

Chandler Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Chandler averaged 12.18 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2021, which was about 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.76¢/kWh in March. [3]

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Chandler Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Chandler, AZ [5]

Thu Jun 24
96°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 80°F
Max: 101°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jun 25
99°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 84°F
Max: 104°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 18%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jun 26
99°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 84°F
Max: 105°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 12%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jun 27
102°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 84°F
Max: 108°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 13%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Jun 28
100°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 84°F
Max: 106°F
Fresh Breeze: 18 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 2%
Tue Jun 29
97°F
Light Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 102°F
Fresh Breeze: 23 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 25%

More about Chandler

About Chandler

The city of Chandler, AZ in Maricopa County has an approximate population of 236,123. [6]

Chandler Solar Power

Chandler, AZ Solar Energy

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

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