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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 (December 15, 2019) will be 09 hours and 51 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 December 15, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 2:29 pm
    • Sunset: 12:20 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:24 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:51
Solar Energy Statistics for Prescott Valley

Best Months for Solar in Prescott Valley

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (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 12.44 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2019, which was about 6% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.17¢/kWh in September. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Prescott Valley

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Prescott Valley Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $20.53 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2019, which was approximately 15% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.81 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Prescott Valley

Solar Energy Contractors in Prescott Valley

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Prescott Valley, AZ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Prescott Valley

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Prescott Valley, AZ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Prescott Valley

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Prescott Valley, AZ.

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Weather Forecast for Prescott Valley, AZ [5]

Sun Dec 15
40°F
Light Rain
Min: 30°F
Max: 43°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 33%
Mon Dec 16
38°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 26°F
Max: 42°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 29%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Dec 17
37°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 24°F
Max: 44°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 14%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 18
46°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 29°F
Max: 47°F
: 7 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 14%
Cloud cover: 27%
Thu Dec 19
42°F
Few Clouds
Min: 29°F
Max: 47°F
Calm: 3 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 17%
Fri Dec 20
50°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 33°F
Max: 56°F
Calm: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 20%
Cloud cover: 38%

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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