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Solar Energy in Point Pleasant, NJ

Solar Energy in Point Pleasant

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Solar Panels in Point Pleasant

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Point Pleasant

The total length of the day in Point Pleasant, NJ today (July 04, 2020) will be 14 hours and 55 minutes. [More]

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Point Pleasant, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Point Pleasant, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Point Pleasant, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Point Pleasant, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Point Pleasant

Based on historical Point Pleasant, 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 Point Pleasant. [1]

Point Pleasant has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.96 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Point Pleasant that are always titled at the latitude of Point Pleasant (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.73 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.03 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.96 kWh/m2/day. [1]

* See glossary & definitions below.

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 Point Pleasant

Solar Radiation Data in Point Pleasant, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Point Pleasant.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Point Pleasant, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Point Pleasant

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Solar Power Comparison: Point Pleasant vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Point Pleasant

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Point Pleasant 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 Point Pleasant

Sunrise / Sunset in Point Pleasant

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 04, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:33 am
    • Sunset: 12:28 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:00 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:55
Solar Energy Statistics for Point Pleasant

Best Months for Solar in Point Pleasant

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.61 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.65 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.01 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Point Pleasant

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

However, Point Pleasant is in Ocean County and Ocean County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Point Pleasant

The Power of Solar in Point Pleasant, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Point Pleasant, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Point Pleasant

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Cost of Utilities in Point Pleasant

Point Pleasant Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Point Pleasant averaged 15.93 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 20% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Point Pleasant Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $9.55 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Point Pleasant, NJ [5]

Sat Jul 4
75°F
Few Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 23%
Sun Jul 5
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 6
83°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 83°F
Light breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 1%
Tue Jul 7
81°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 23%
Wed Jul 8
85°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 85°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 30%
Thu Jul 9
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 83°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 7%

More about Point Pleasant

About Point Pleasant

The borough of Point Pleasant, NJ in Ocean County has an approximate population of 18,392. [6]

Point Pleasant Solar Power

Point Pleasant, NJ Solar Energy

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

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