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Solar Energy in Dunellen, NJ

Solar Energy in Dunellen

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Dunellen with an average of 5.75 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Dunellen

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dunellen

The total length of the day in Dunellen, NJ today (May 23, 2022) will be 14 hours and 41 minutes. [More]

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Dunellen, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dunellen, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Dunellen, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dunellen, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Dunellen

Based on historical Dunellen, 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 Dunellen. [1]

Dunellen has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.88 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dunellen that are always titled at the latitude of Dunellen (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.66 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.96 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.88 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 Dunellen

Solar Radiation Data in Dunellen, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dunellen, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Dunellen

Dunellen, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Dunellen is July with an average of 5.75 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.48 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.48 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Dunellen (New Jersey) are December with an average of 3.34 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.74 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.21 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Dunellen

The average monthly solar radiation level in Dunellen, NJ, of 4.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 24% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% 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: Dunellen vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Dunellen

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 23, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 4:34 am
    • Sunset: 7:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:41
Solar Energy Statistics for Dunellen

Best Months for Solar in Dunellen

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.75 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.51 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.5 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.92 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dunellen

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Solar Power Output in Dunellen

The Power of Solar in Dunellen, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dunellen, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Dunellen

Dunellen (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5467.13 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Dunellen is July with an average of 524.24 kWhac, followed by May at 509.13 kWhac and March at 500.75 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Dunellen (New Jersey) are December with an average of 339.36 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 385.09 kWhac and November at 401.3 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Dunellen

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Weather Forecast for Dunellen, NJ [5]

Mon May 23
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 20%
Tue May 24
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed May 25
60°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 66°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 99%
Thu May 26
61°F
Light Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 62°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri May 27
76°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 97%
Sat May 28
71°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 72°F
Light breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Dunellen

About Dunellen

The borough of Dunellen, NJ in Middlesex County has an approximate population of 7,227. [6]

Dunellen Solar Power

Dunellen, NJ Solar Energy

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

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