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Solar Power in 01842 (Lawrence, MA)

Solar Energy in 01842

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in 01842 with an average of 5.81 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 01842

Solar panels in 01842 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 01842

The total length of the day in 01842 (Lawrence, MA) today (December 06, 2022) will be 9 hours and 11 minutes. [More]

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Solar Energy in 01842 (Lawrence, MA)

Solar Energy Data for 01842

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 01842.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 01842

Solar Radiation Data in 01842

Based on historical 01842 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 01842. [1]

The region associated with 01842 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.91 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 01842 that are always titled at the latitude of Lawrence (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.58 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.91 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 01842

Solar Radiation Data in 01842

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 01842.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 01842

Solar Radiation Data in 01842

The region associated with 01842 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 01842 is August with an average of 5.81 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.73 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 01842 are December with an average of 3.28 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.5 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.72 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 01842 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 01842

The average monthly solar radiation level in 01842, of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 23% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 27% 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: 01842 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 01842 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 01842

Sunrise / Sunset in 01842

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 06, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:00 am
    • Sunset: 4:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 9:11
Solar Energy Statistics for 01842

Best Months for Solar in 01842

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (5.81 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.48 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.73 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.87 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 01842

We do not have data on solar panel installations in ZIP Code 01842 at the current time.

Solar Power Output in 01842

The Power of Solar in 01842

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 01842. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 01842. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 01842

Solar Radiation Data in 01842

01842 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5408.18 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 01842 is August with an average of 527.84 kWhac, followed by May at 521.74 kWhac and July at 518.91 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 01842 are December with an average of 330.57 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 332.09 kWhac and January at 374.84 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 01842 [5]

Tue Dec 6
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 50°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Dec 7
48°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Dec 8
50°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 39°F
Max: 50°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 9
40°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 33°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sat Dec 10
40°F
Light Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 41°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Dec 11
33°F
Rain And Snow
Min: 31°F
Max: 35°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 01842

About 01842

The ZIP code 01842 is associated with the city of Lawrence in Essex County in Massachusetts.

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To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 01842, or for more solar-related resources for MA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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