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Solar Energy in Allendale, NJ

Solar Energy in Allendale

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Allendale with an average of 5.83 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Allendale

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Allendale

The total length of the day in Allendale, NJ today (January 25, 2022) will be 9 hours and 51 minutes. [More]

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Allendale, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Allendale, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Allendale, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Allendale, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Allendale

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

Allendale has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.89 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Allendale that are always titled at the latitude of Allendale (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.65 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.93 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.89 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 Allendale

Solar Radiation Data in Allendale, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Allendale, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Allendale

Allendale, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Allendale is July with an average of 5.83 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.7 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Allendale (New Jersey) are December with an average of 3.31 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.72 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.92 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Allendale

The average monthly solar radiation level in Allendale, NJ, of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


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

Solar Power: Allendale vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Allendale

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 25, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:13 am
    • Sunset: 4:04 pm
    • Length of Day: 9:51
Solar Energy Statistics for Allendale

Best Months for Solar in Allendale

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.83 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.94 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Allendale

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Allendale, NJ at this current time.

Solar Power Output in Allendale

The Power of Solar in Allendale, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Allendale, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Allendale

Allendale (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5444.68 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Allendale is July with an average of 525.75 kWhac, followed by May at 512.82 kWhac and August at 510.01 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Allendale (New Jersey) are December with an average of 331.15 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 369.08 kWhac and January at 377.37 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Allendale

Allendale Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Allendale averaged 16.20 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2021, which was about 15% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.11¢/kWh in October. [3]

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Allendale Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $13.39 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2021, which was approximately 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.48 per Mcf in October. [4]

Weather Forecast for Allendale, NJ [5]

Tue Jan 25
36°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 22°F
Max: 36°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 96%
Wed Jan 26
22°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 16°F
Max: 23°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jan 27
26°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 13°F
Max: 28°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 30%
Fri Jan 28
32°F
Light Snow
Min: 26°F
Max: 32°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jan 29
25°F
Light Snow
Min: 13°F
Max: 29°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 99%
Sun Jan 30
23°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 13°F
Max: 24°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 4%

More about Allendale

About Allendale

The borough of Allendale, NJ in Bergen County has an approximate population of 6,505. [6]

Allendale Solar Power

Allendale, NJ Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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