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Solar Energy in La Mirada, CA

Solar Energy in La Mirada

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Solar Panels in La Mirada

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

Sunrise & Sunset in La Mirada

The total length of the day in La Mirada, CA today (June 20, 2019) will be 14 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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La Mirada, CA Solar Energy

Solar Power in La Mirada, CA

Solar Energy Data in La Mirada, CA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for La Mirada, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Mirada

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

La Mirada has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.22 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.49 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in La Mirada that are always titled at the latitude of La Mirada (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.94 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.22 kWh/m2/day and approximately 8% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.49 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 La Mirada

Solar Radiation Data in La Mirada, CA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in La Mirada.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for La Mirada, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Mirada

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Solar Power Comparison: La Mirada vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in La Mirada

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average La Mirada 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 La Mirada

Sunrise / Sunset in La Mirada

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:41 pm
    • Sunset: 3:06 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:53 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:24
Solar Energy Statistics for La Mirada

Best Months for Solar in La Mirada

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (7.05 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.56 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in La Mirada

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

However, La Mirada is in Los Angeles County and Los Angeles County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in La Mirada

The Power of Solar in La Mirada, CA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for La Mirada, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Mirada

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Cost of Utilities in La Mirada

La Mirada Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in La Mirada averaged 19.30 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2019, which was about 50% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.83¢/kWh in March. [3]

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La Mirada Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in California averaged $13.64 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2019, which was approximately 44% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.48 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Solar Businesses in La Mirada

Solar Energy Contractors in La Mirada

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near La Mirada, CA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in La Mirada

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near La Mirada, CA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in La Mirada

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near La Mirada, CA.

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Weather Forecast for La Mirada, CA [5]

Thu Jun 20
69°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 63°F
Max: 69°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 30%
Fri Jun 21
65°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 65°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sat Jun 22
66°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 69°F
: 7 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 74%
Sun Jun 23
68°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 71°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Jun 24
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jun 25
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 63°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about La Mirada

About La Mirada

The city of La Mirada, CA in Los Angeles County has an approximate population of 48,527. [6]

La Mirada Solar Power

La Mirada, CA Solar Energy

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

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