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Solar Energy in North Las Vegas, NV

Solar Energy in North Las Vegas

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in North Las Vegas with an average of 7.23 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in North Las Vegas

Solar panels in North Las Vegas that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in North Las Vegas

The total length of the day in North Las Vegas, NV today (May 23, 2022) will be 14 hours and 18 minutes. [More]

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North Las Vegas, NV Solar Energy

Solar Power in North Las Vegas, NV

Solar Energy Data in North Las Vegas, NV

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for North Las Vegas, NV

Solar Radiation Data in North Las Vegas

Based on historical North Las Vegas, NV data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in North Las Vegas. [1]

North Las Vegas has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.66 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 25% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in North Las Vegas that are always titled at the latitude of North Las Vegas (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.68 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.66 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.52 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 North Las Vegas

Solar Radiation Data in North Las Vegas, NV

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in North Las Vegas.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for North Las Vegas, NV

Solar Radiation Data in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas, NV has a average annual solar radiation value of 6.46 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in North Las Vegas is June with an average of 7.23 kWh/m2/day, followed by September at 7.22 kWh/m2/day and May at 7.19 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in North Las Vegas (Nevada) are December with an average of 4.95 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 5.2 kWh/m2/day and February at 5.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: North Las Vegas vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in North Las Vegas

The average monthly solar radiation level in North Las Vegas, NV, of 6.46 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 64% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 2% 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: North Las Vegas vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average North Las Vegas 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 North Las Vegas

Sunrise / Sunset in North Las Vegas

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 23, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:28 am
    • Sunset: 7:46 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:18
Solar Energy Statistics for North Las Vegas

Best Months for Solar in North Las Vegas

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (7.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: September (7.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.29 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in North Las Vegas

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Solar Power Output in North Las Vegas

The Power of Solar in North Las Vegas, NV

Monthly AC solar system output averages for North Las Vegas (nv). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in North Las Vegas. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for North Las Vegas, NV

Solar Radiation Data in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas (NV) has a average annual solar AC output value of 7094.4 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in North Las Vegas is May with an average of 649 kWhac, followed by April at 643.59 kWhac and March at 641.98 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in North Las Vegas (Nevada) are December with an average of 495.3 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 502.75 kWhac and January at 513.23 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas Electricity Costs

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North Las Vegas Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for North Las Vegas, NV [5]

Mon May 23
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 11%
Cloud cover: 2%
Tue May 24
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 67°F
Max: 92°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 8%
Cloud cover: 1%
Wed May 25
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 97°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 9%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu May 26
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 72°F
Max: 102°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 12%
Cloud cover: 5%
Fri May 27
94°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 98°F
Strong breeze: 25 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 11%
Cloud cover: 35%
Sat May 28
88°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 96°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 14%
Cloud cover: 63%

More about North Las Vegas

About North Las Vegas

The city of North Las Vegas, NV in Clark County has an approximate population of 216,961. [6]

North Las Vegas Solar Power

North Las Vegas, NV Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power North Las Vegas, NV, or for more solar-related resources for North Las Vegas, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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