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Solar Power in 81623 (Carbondale, CO)

Solar Energy in 81623

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Solar Panels in 81623

Solar panels in 81623 that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 81623

The total length of the day in 81623 (Carbondale, CO) today (October 20, 2019) will be 10 hours and 56 minutes. [More]

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81623 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 81623 (Carbondale, CO)

Solar Energy Data for 81623

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 81623.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 81623

Solar Radiation Data in 81623

Based on historical 81623 data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in 81623. [1]

The region associated with 81623 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 21% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.8 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 81623 that are always titled at the latitude of Carbondale (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.37 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 7% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.8 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 81623

Solar Radiation Data in 81623

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 81623

Solar Radiation Data in 81623

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Solar Power Comparison: 81623 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 81623

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Solar Power: 81623 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 81623 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 81623

Sunrise / Sunset in 81623

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:25 pm
    • Sunset: 12:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:53 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:56
Solar Energy Statistics for 81623

Best Months for Solar in 81623

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (6.41 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (8.3 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.35 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 81623

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 81623 at this current time.

However, 81623 is in Garfield County and Garfield County (CO) has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 81623

The Power of Solar in 81623

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 81623. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 81623. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 81623

Solar Radiation Data in 81623

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Solar Businesses in 81623

Solar Energy Contractors in 81623

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 81623.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 81623

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 81623.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 81623

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 81623.

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Weather Forecast for 81623 [5]

Sun Oct 20
26°F
Light Snow
Min: 17°F
Max: 26°F
Light breeze: 4 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 89%
Mon Oct 21
31°F
Snow
Min: 20°F
Max: 36°F
Light breeze: 5 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 99%
Tue Oct 22
42°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 22°F
Max: 47°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Oct 23
46°F
Light Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 51°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 83%
Thu Oct 24
35°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 20°F
Max: 39°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 25
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 23°F
Max: 52°F
Calm: 1 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about 81623

About 81623

The ZIP code 81623 is associated with the city of Carbondale in Garfield County in Colorado.

81623 Solar Power

81623 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 81623, or for more solar-related resources for CO, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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