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Solar Energy in Moffat, CO

Solar Energy in Moffat

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Solar Panels in Moffat

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Moffat

The total length of the day in Moffat, CO today (June 05, 2020) will be 14 hours and 42 minutes. [More]

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Moffat, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Moffat, CO

Solar Energy Data in Moffat, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Moffat, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Moffat

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

Moffat has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.31 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 29% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Moffat that are always titled at the latitude of Moffat (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.4 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.31 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.52 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 Moffat

Solar Radiation Data in Moffat, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Moffat, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Moffat

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

Solar Power Levels in Moffat

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Moffat

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 05, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:41 am
    • Sunset: 2:23 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:02 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:42
Solar Energy Statistics for Moffat

Best Months for Solar in Moffat

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: September (6.96 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.18 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.75 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Moffat

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

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

Solar Power Output in Moffat

The Power of Solar in Moffat, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Moffat, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Moffat

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Cost of Utilities in Moffat

Moffat Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Moffat averaged 12.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2020, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.08¢/kWh in March. [3]

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Moffat Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.41 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2020, which was approximately 35% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.86 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Moffat, CO [5]

Fri Jun 5
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 82°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 16%
Sat Jun 6
62°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Jun 7
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jun 8
65°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 69°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jun 9
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 65°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jun 10
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 41°F
Max: 71°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Moffat

About Moffat

The town of Moffat, CO in Saguache County has an approximate population of 116. [6]

Moffat Solar Power

Moffat, CO Solar Energy

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

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