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Solar Energy in Colorado City, AZ

Solar Energy in Colorado City

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Solar Panels in Colorado City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Colorado City

The total length of the day in Colorado City, AZ today (May 29, 2020) will be 14 hours and 30 minutes. [More]

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Colorado City, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Colorado City, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Colorado City, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Colorado City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Colorado City

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

Colorado City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.42 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 27% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Colorado City that are always titled at the latitude of Colorado City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.39 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.42 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.46 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 Colorado City

Solar Radiation Data in Colorado City, AZ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Colorado City.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Colorado City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Colorado City

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Solar Power Comparison: Colorado City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Colorado City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Colorado City 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 Colorado City

Sunrise / Sunset in Colorado City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 29, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:14 pm
    • Sunset: 2:44 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:29 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:30
Solar Energy Statistics for Colorado City

Best Months for Solar in Colorado City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (7.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.21 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Colorado City

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

However, Colorado City is in Mohave County and Mohave County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Colorado City

The Power of Solar in Colorado City, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Colorado City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Colorado City

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Cost of Utilities in Colorado City

Colorado City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Colorado City averaged 11.88 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2020, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.85¢/kWh in February. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Colorado City

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Colorado City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $11.12 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2020, which was approximately 20% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.26 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Colorado City, AZ [5]

Fri May 29
94°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 71°F
Max: 94°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 11%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sat May 30
87°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 89°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 17%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sun May 31
81°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 15%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Jun 1
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 12%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jun 2
85°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 87°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 14%
Cloud cover: 78%
Wed Jun 3
80°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 16%
Cloud cover: 85%

More about Colorado City

About Colorado City

The town of Colorado City, AZ in Mohave County has an approximate population of 4,821. [6]

Colorado City Solar Power

Colorado City, AZ Solar Energy

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

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