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Solar Energy in Vaughn, NM

Solar Energy in Vaughn

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Solar Panels in Vaughn

Solar panels in Vaughn that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Vaughn

The total length of the day in Vaughn, NM today (July 14, 2020) will be 14 hours and 14 minutes. [More]

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Vaughn, NM Solar Energy

Solar Power in Vaughn, NM

Solar Energy Data in Vaughn, NM

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Vaughn, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Vaughn

Based on historical Vaughn, NM data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Vaughn. [1]

Vaughn has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 25% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.38 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Vaughn that are always titled at the latitude of Vaughn (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.46 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.5 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.38 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 Vaughn

Solar Radiation Data in Vaughn, NM

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Vaughn, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Vaughn

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

Solar Power Levels in Vaughn

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Vaughn

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 14, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:59 am
    • Sunset: 2:14 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:14
Solar Energy Statistics for Vaughn

Best Months for Solar in Vaughn

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (7.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (8.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.72 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Vaughn

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the town of Vaughn, NM at this current time.

However, Vaughn is in Guadalupe County and Guadalupe County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Vaughn

The Power of Solar in Vaughn, NM

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Vaughn, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Vaughn

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Cost of Utilities in Vaughn

Vaughn Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Vaughn averaged 12.61 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 5% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Vaughn

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Vaughn Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Mexico averaged $5.65 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 47% 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 Vaughn, NM [5]

Tue Jul 14
89°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 70°F
Max: 93°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 71%
Wed Jul 15
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 20%
Cloud cover: 94%
Thu Jul 16
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 58%
Fri Jul 17
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 66°F
Max: 92°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sat Jul 18
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 20%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jul 19
86°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 7%

More about Vaughn

About Vaughn

The town of Vaughn, NM in Guadalupe County has an approximate population of 446. [6]

Vaughn Solar Power

Vaughn, NM Solar Energy

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

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