Solar Energy LocalSolar Energy Local
Solar Energy & Solar Power Resources

Solar Energy in Island Heights, NJ

Solar Energy in Island Heights

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Island Heights with an average of 5.95 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Island Heights

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Island Heights

The total length of the day in Island Heights, NJ today (May 28, 2022) will be 14 hours and 45 minutes. [More]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes
Island Heights, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Island Heights, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Island Heights, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Island Heights, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Island Heights

Based on historical Island Heights, 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 Island Heights. [1]

Island Heights has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.04 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.98 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Island Heights that are always titled at the latitude of Island Heights (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.74 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.04 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.98 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 Island Heights

Solar Radiation Data in Island Heights, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Island Heights.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Island Heights, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Island Heights

Island Heights, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Island Heights is July with an average of 5.95 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.88 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.74 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Island Heights (New Jersey) are December with an average of 3.29 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.63 kWh/m2/day and November at 4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Solar Power Comparison: Island Heights vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Island Heights

The average monthly solar radiation level in Island Heights, NJ, of 4.96 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 26% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 25% 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: Island Heights vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Island Heights 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 Island Heights

Sunrise / Sunset in Island Heights

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 28, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 4:31 am
    • Sunset: 7:16 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:45
Solar Energy Statistics for Island Heights

Best Months for Solar in Island Heights

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.52 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.97 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Island Heights

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

Solar Power Output in Island Heights

The Power of Solar in Island Heights, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Island Heights, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Island Heights

Island Heights (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5664.16 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Island Heights is July with an average of 550.99 kWhac, followed by August at 546 kWhac and May at 541.67 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Island Heights (New Jersey) are December with an average of 336.49 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 377.35 kWhac and November at 390.89 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Island Heights

Island Heights Electricity Costs

Sorry, Island Heights residential electricity prices are currently unavailable.

Please check back later.

Solar Power Poll: Island Heights

Vote now: Given all of the data and analysis provided for Island Heights, is solar power a good choice for residents of this borough?

Yes, solar power is a great option  
No, solar power isn't a good option

Island Heights Natural Gas Costs

Sorry, New Jersey residential natural gas prices are currently unavailable.

Please check back later.

Weather Forecast for Island Heights, NJ [5]

Sat May 28
76°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 76%
Sun May 29
72°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 59°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 26%
Mon May 30
77°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 63°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 51%
Tue May 31
84°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 70°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 61%
Wed Jun 1
69°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 72°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 76%
Cloud cover: 59%
Thu Jun 2
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 61%

More about Island Heights

About Island Heights

The borough of Island Heights, NJ in Ocean County has an approximate population of 1,673. [6]

Island Heights Solar Power

Island Heights, NJ Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

Other Cities in New Jersey

ZIP Codes in NJ


Go

References

[ X ]

Is solar right for your home?

Take the first step toward powering your home with solar energy.

Start now with an online solar savings estimate.