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Solar Power in 11571 (Rockville Centre, NY)

Solar Energy in 11571

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in 11571 with an average of 6.06 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 11571

Solar panels in 11571 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 11571

The total length of the day in 11571 (Rockville Centre, NY) today (July 22, 2024) will be 14 hours and 39 minutes. [More]

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11571 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 11571 (Rockville Centre, NY)

Solar Energy Data for 11571

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 11571.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 11571

Solar Radiation Data in 11571

Based on historical 11571 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 11571. [1]

The region associated with 11571 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.95 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 11571 that are always titled at the latitude of Rockville Centre (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.72 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.02 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.95 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 11571

Solar Radiation Data in 11571

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 11571.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 11571

Solar Radiation Data in 11571

The region associated with 11571 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.97 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 11571 is July with an average of 6.06 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.82 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.78 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 11571 are December with an average of 3.3 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.76 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.9 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 11571 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 11571

The average monthly solar radiation level in 11571, of 4.97 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: 11571 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 11571 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 11571

Sunrise / Sunset in 11571

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 22, 2024 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:41 am
    • Sunset: 8:20 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:39
Solar Energy Statistics for 11571

Best Months for Solar in 11571

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (6.06 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.63 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.03 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 11571

We do not have data on solar panel installations in ZIP Code 11571 at the current time.

Solar Power Output in 11571

The Power of Solar in 11571

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 11571. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 11571. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 11571

Solar Radiation Data in 11571

11571 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5724.9 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 11571 is July with an average of 562.85 kWhac, followed by August at 536.84 kWhac and March at 534.92 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 11571 are December with an average of 342.81 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 383.76 kWhac and January at 398.35 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 11571 [5]

Mon Jul 22
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jul 23
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Jul 24
77°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Jul 25
82°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 83°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Jul 26
81°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 72°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 27%
Sat Jul 27
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 73°F
Max: 84°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about 11571

About 11571

The ZIP code 11571 is associated with the city of Rockville Centre in Nassau County in New York.

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11571 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 11571, or for more solar-related resources for NY, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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