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Solar Energy in Prescott Valley, AZ

Solar Energy in Prescott Valley

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Solar Panels in Prescott Valley

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Prescott Valley

The total length of the day in Prescott Valley, AZ today (August 11, 2020) will be 13 hours and 32 minutes. [More]

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Prescott Valley, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Prescott Valley, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Prescott Valley, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Prescott Valley, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Prescott Valley

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

Prescott Valley has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 28% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.71 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Prescott Valley that are always titled at the latitude of Prescott Valley (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.53 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.57 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.71 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 Prescott Valley

Solar Radiation Data in Prescott Valley, AZ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Prescott Valley.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Prescott Valley, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Prescott Valley

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Solar Power Comparison: Prescott Valley vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Prescott Valley

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Prescott Valley 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 Prescott Valley

Sunrise / Sunset in Prescott Valley

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 11, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:47 pm
    • Sunset: 2:20 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:34 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:32
Solar Energy Statistics for Prescott Valley

Best Months for Solar in Prescott Valley

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (7.33 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (10.01 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.28 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Prescott Valley

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

However, Prescott Valley is in Yavapai County and Yavapai County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Prescott Valley

The Power of Solar in Prescott Valley, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Prescott Valley, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Prescott Valley

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Cost of Utilities in Prescott Valley

Prescott Valley Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Prescott Valley averaged 12.99 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2020, which was about 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.14¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Prescott Valley

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Prescott Valley Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $16.68 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2020, which was approximately 41% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.85 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Prescott Valley, AZ [5]

Tue Aug 11
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Aug 12
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Aug 13
88°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 92°F
Calm: 2 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 99%
Fri Aug 14
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 93°F
Calm: 2 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 17%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 15
94°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 71°F
Max: 97°F
Light breeze: 6 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 13%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 16
95°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 100°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 15%
Cloud cover: 4%

More about Prescott Valley

About Prescott Valley

The town of Prescott Valley, AZ in Yavapai County has an approximate population of 38,822. [6]

Prescott Valley Solar Power

Prescott Valley, AZ Solar Energy

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

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