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Solar Energy in Merchantville, NJ

Solar Energy in Merchantville

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Merchantville with an average of 5.82 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Merchantville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Merchantville

The total length of the day in Merchantville, NJ today (April 13, 2024) will be 13 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

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Merchantville, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Merchantville, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Merchantville, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Merchantville, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Merchantville

Based on historical Merchantville, 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 Merchantville. [1]

Merchantville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.98 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Merchantville that are always titled at the latitude of Merchantville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.74 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.03 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 Merchantville

Solar Radiation Data in Merchantville, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Merchantville, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Merchantville

Merchantville, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Merchantville is July with an average of 5.82 kWh/m2/day, followed by April at 5.71 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.49 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Merchantville (New Jersey) are December with an average of 3.5 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.96 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.12 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Merchantville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Merchantville, NJ, of 4.94 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: Merchantville vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Merchantville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 13, 2024 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:24 am
    • Sunset: 6:37 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:13
Solar Energy Statistics for Merchantville

Best Months for Solar in Merchantville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.99 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Merchantville

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Solar Power Output in Merchantville

The Power of Solar in Merchantville, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Merchantville, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Merchantville

Merchantville (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5592.57 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Merchantville is July with an average of 536.91 kWhac, followed by April at 530.1 kWhac and May at 516.04 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Merchantville (New Jersey) are December with an average of 358.01 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 398.6 kWhac and January at 403.73 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Merchantville

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Merchantville Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Merchantville, NJ [5]

Sun Apr 14
68°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 75°F
Fresh Breeze: 18 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 61%
Mon Apr 15
73°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 38%
Tue Apr 16
62°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 51°F
Max: 66°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 81%
Wed Apr 17
55°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 59°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Apr 18
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 53°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 95%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Apr 19
54°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 63°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Merchantville

About Merchantville

The borough of Merchantville, NJ in Camden County has an approximate population of 3,821. [6]

Merchantville Solar Power

Merchantville, NJ Solar Energy

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

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