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Solar Energy in Garden City, CO

Solar Energy in Garden City

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Solar Panels in Garden City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Garden City

The total length of the day in Garden City, CO today (June 20, 2019) will be 15 hours and 03 minutes. [More]

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Garden City, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Garden City, CO

Solar Energy Data in Garden City, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Garden City, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Garden City

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

Garden City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.76 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 18% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Garden City that are always titled at the latitude of Garden City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.7 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.76 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.84 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 Garden City

Solar Radiation Data in Garden City, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Garden City, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Garden City

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

Solar Power Levels in Garden City

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Garden City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:28 am
    • Sunset: 2:32 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:00 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:03
Solar Energy Statistics for Garden City

Best Months for Solar in Garden City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.76 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.33 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Garden City

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

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

Solar Power Output in Garden City

The Power of Solar in Garden City, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Garden City, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Garden City

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Cost of Utilities in Garden City

Garden City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Garden City averaged 12.10 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2019, which was about 6% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.83¢/kWh in March. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Garden City

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Garden City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $7.60 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2019, which was approximately 20% less 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 Garden City

Solar Energy Contractors in Garden City

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Garden City, CO.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Garden City

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Garden City, CO.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Garden City

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Garden City, CO.

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Weather Forecast for Garden City, CO [5]

Thu Jun 20
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 59°F
Max: 84°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 24%
Fri Jun 21
66°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 66°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 51%
Sat Jun 22
64°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 64°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 57%
Sun Jun 23
67°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 45°F
Max: 69°F
Calm: 0 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 53%
Mon Jun 24
77°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 20%
Cloud cover: 5%
Tue Jun 25
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 16%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Garden City

About Garden City

The town of Garden City, CO in Weld County has an approximate population of 234. [6]

Garden City Solar Power

Garden City, CO Solar Energy

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

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