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Solar Energy in Miami Beach, FL

Solar Energy in Miami Beach

The month of March has the highest historical solar radition values in Miami Beach with an average of 6.37 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Miami Beach

Solar panels in Miami Beach that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Miami Beach

The total length of the day in Miami Beach, FL today (June 29, 2022) will be 13 hours and 44 minutes. [More]

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Miami Beach, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Miami Beach, FL

Solar Energy Data in Miami Beach, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Miami Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Miami Beach

Based on historical Miami Beach, FL data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Miami Beach. [1]

Miami Beach has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.17 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.04 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Miami Beach that are always titled at the latitude of Miami Beach (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.63 kWh/m2/day, or about 9% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.17 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.04 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 Miami Beach

Solar Radiation Data in Miami Beach, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Miami Beach.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Miami Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Miami Beach

Miami Beach, FL has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Miami Beach is March with an average of 6.37 kWh/m2/day, followed by April at 6.17 kWh/m2/day and February at 6.07 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Miami Beach (Florida) are June with an average of 4.94 kWh/m2/day, followed by July with an average of 5.32 kWh/m2/day and September at 5.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: Miami Beach vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Miami Beach

The average monthly solar radiation level in Miami Beach, FL, of 5.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 44% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 14% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


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

Solar Power: Miami Beach vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Miami Beach 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 Miami Beach

Sunrise / Sunset in Miami Beach

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 29, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:32 am
    • Sunset: 8:16 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:44
Solar Energy Statistics for Miami Beach

Best Months for Solar in Miami Beach

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation March (6.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (6.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (6.18 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: April (6.54 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Miami Beach

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Solar Power Output in Miami Beach

The Power of Solar in Miami Beach, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Miami Beach, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Miami Beach

Miami Beach (FL) has a average annual solar AC output value of 6288.38 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Miami Beach is March with an average of 608.32 kWhac, followed by April at 564.92 kWhac and October at 549.54 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Miami Beach (Florida) are June with an average of 444.98 kWhac, followed by July with an average of 491.03 kWhac and September at 491.8 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Miami Beach

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Miami Beach Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Miami Beach, FL [5]

Wed Jun 29
85°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 80°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 89%
Thu Jun 30
86°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 82°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 61%
Fri Jul 1
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 85°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 18%
Sat Jul 2
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Jul 3
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 85°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 66%
Mon Jul 4
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 21%

More about Miami Beach

About Miami Beach

The city of Miami Beach, FL in Miami-Dade County has an approximate population of 87,779. [6]

Miami Beach Solar Power

Miami Beach, FL Solar Energy

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

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