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Solar Energy in Lamar, CO

Solar Energy in Lamar

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Solar Panels in Lamar

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Lamar

The total length of the day in Lamar, CO today (July 18, 2019) will be 14 hours and 28 minutes. [More]

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Lamar, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Lamar, CO

Solar Energy Data in Lamar, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Lamar, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Lamar

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

Lamar has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 19% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.27 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Lamar that are always titled at the latitude of Lamar (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.99 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.07 kWh/m2/day and approximately 4% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.27 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 Lamar

Solar Radiation Data in Lamar, CO

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Lamar.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Lamar, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Lamar

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

Solar Power Levels in Lamar

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Lamar

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:42 am
    • Sunset: 2:11 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:28
Solar Energy Statistics for Lamar

Best Months for Solar in Lamar

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.6 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Lamar

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

However, Lamar is in Prowers County and Prowers County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Lamar

The Power of Solar in Lamar, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Lamar, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Lamar

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Cost of Utilities in Lamar

Lamar Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Lamar averaged 12.09 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Lamar

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Lamar Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $8.15 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 25% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.92 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Lamar

Solar Energy Contractors in Lamar

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Lamar

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Lamar

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

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Weather Forecast for Lamar, CO [5]

Thu Jul 18
103°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 86°F
Max: 103°F
Light breeze: 2 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 9%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 19
99°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 79°F
Max: 104°F
: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 11%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 20
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 93°F
Gale: 20 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 51%
Sun Jul 21
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 78°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 94%
Mon Jul 22
76°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 81°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 62%
Tue Jul 23
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 66°F
Max: 89°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Lamar

About Lamar

The city of Lamar, CO in Prowers County has an approximate population of 7,804. [6]

Lamar Solar Power

Lamar, CO Solar Energy

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

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