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Solar Energy in New Carrollton, MD

Solar Energy in New Carrollton

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in New Carrollton with an average of 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in New Carrollton

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

Sunrise & Sunset in New Carrollton

The total length of the day in New Carrollton, MD today (July 19, 2024) will be 14 hours and 35 minutes. [More]

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New Carrollton, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in New Carrollton, MD

Solar Energy Data in New Carrollton, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for New Carrollton, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Carrollton

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

New Carrollton has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.15 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.16 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in New Carrollton that are always titled at the latitude of New Carrollton (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.86 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.15 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.16 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 New Carrollton

Solar Radiation Data in New Carrollton, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in New Carrollton.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for New Carrollton, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Carrollton

New Carrollton, MD has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in New Carrollton is July with an average of 5.76 kWh/m2/day, followed by April at 5.58 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in New Carrollton (Maryland) are December with an average of 3.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.11 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.32 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: New Carrollton vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in New Carrollton

The average monthly solar radiation level in New Carrollton, MD, of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 29% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 23% 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: New Carrollton vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average New Carrollton 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 New Carrollton

Sunrise / Sunset in New Carrollton

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 19, 2024 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:56 am
    • Sunset: 8:31 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:35
Solar Energy Statistics for New Carrollton

Best Months for Solar in New Carrollton

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.76 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.07 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in New Carrollton

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Solar Power Output in New Carrollton

The Power of Solar in New Carrollton, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for New Carrollton, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Carrollton

New Carrollton (MD) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5749.54 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in New Carrollton is July with an average of 529.42 kWhac, followed by March at 527.47 kWhac and April at 525.38 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in New Carrollton (Maryland) are December with an average of 376.27 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 411.95 kWhac and January at 426.78 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in New Carrollton

New Carrollton Electricity Costs

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New Carrollton Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for New Carrollton, MD [5]

Fri Jul 19
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 10%
Sat Jul 20
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Jul 21
90°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 63°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 99%
Mon Jul 22
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 92%
Tue Jul 23
94°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 94°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 74%
Wed Jul 24
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 85°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about New Carrollton

About New Carrollton

The city of New Carrollton, MD in Prince Georges County has an approximate population of 12,135. [6]

New Carrollton Solar Power

New Carrollton, MD Solar Energy

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

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