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Solar Energy in Willards, MD

Solar Energy in Willards

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Willards with an average of 5.82 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Willards

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Willards

The total length of the day in Willards, MD today (April 18, 2024) will be 13 hours and 21 minutes. [More]

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Willards, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Willards, MD

Solar Energy Data in Willards, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Willards, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Willards

Based on historical Willards, 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 Willards. [1]

Willards has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.19 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.21 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Willards that are always titled at the latitude of Willards (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.9 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.19 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.21 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 Willards

Solar Radiation Data in Willards, MD

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Willards, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Willards

Willards, MD has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.08 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Willards is April with an average of 5.82 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.75 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Willards (Maryland) are December with an average of 3.74 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.02 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Willards

The average monthly solar radiation level in Willards, MD, of 5.08 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: Willards vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Willards

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 18, 2024 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:20 am
    • Sunset: 7:41 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:21
Solar Energy Statistics for Willards

Best Months for Solar in Willards

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.67 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.06 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Willards

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Solar Power Output in Willards

The Power of Solar in Willards, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Willards, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Willards

Willards (MD) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5816.62 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Willards is April with an average of 548.98 kWhac, followed by May at 541.66 kWhac and July at 538.85 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Willards (Maryland) are December with an average of 380.8 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 410.64 kWhac and November at 423.12 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Willards

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Weather Forecast for Willards, MD [5]

Thu Apr 18
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 52%
Fri Apr 19
59°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 85%
Sat Apr 20
56°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 67°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Apr 21
56°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 42°F
Max: 62°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 81%
Mon Apr 22
60°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 98%
Tue Apr 23
66°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 67°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 55%

More about Willards

About Willards

The town of Willards, MD in Wicomico County has an approximate population of 958. [6]

Willards Solar Power

Willards, MD Solar Energy

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

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