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Solar Power in 06401 (Ansonia, CT)

Solar Energy in 06401

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in 06401 with an average of 5.89 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 06401

Solar panels in 06401 that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 06401

The total length of the day in 06401 (Ansonia, CT) today (December 08, 2021) will be 9 hours and 17 minutes. [More]

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Solar Energy in 06401 (Ansonia, CT)

Solar Energy Data for 06401

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 06401.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 06401

Solar Radiation Data in 06401

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Historical solar power output data for 06401 is not currently available.

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* 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 06401

Solar Radiation Data in 06401

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 06401.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 06401

Solar Radiation Data in 06401

The region associated with 06401 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.88 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 06401 is July with an average of 5.89 kWh/m2/day, followed by September at 5.6 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 06401 are December with an average of 3.27 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.75 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 06401 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 06401

The average monthly solar radiation level in 06401, of 4.88 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 31% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: 06401 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 06401 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 06401

Sunrise / Sunset in 06401

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 08, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:05 am
    • Sunset: 4:22 pm
    • Length of Day: 9:17
Solar Energy Statistics for 06401

Best Months for Solar in 06401

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.89 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: ( kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 06401

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Solar Power Output in 06401

The Power of Solar in 06401

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 06401. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 06401. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 06401

Solar Radiation Data in 06401

06401 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5412.47 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 06401 is July with an average of 534.06 kWhac, followed by May at 503.14 kWhac and March at 501.82 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 06401 are December with an average of 325.84 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 357.36 kWhac and January at 377.98 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 06401 [5]

Wed Dec 8
37°F
Snow
Min: 32°F
Max: 37°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Dec 9
35°F
Light Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 36°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 52%
Fri Dec 10
44°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 34°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Dec 11
55°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 60°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Dec 12
41°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 37°F
Max: 45°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 34%
Mon Dec 13
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 10%

More about 06401

About 06401

The ZIP code 06401 is associated with the city of Ansonia in New Haven County in Connecticut.

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06401 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 06401, or for more solar-related resources for CT, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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