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Solar Energy in Hornell, NY

Solar Energy in Hornell

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Hornell with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Hornell

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Hornell

The total length of the day in Hornell, NY today (July 19, 2024) will be 14 hours and 55 minutes. [More]

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Hornell, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Hornell, NY

Solar Energy Data in Hornell, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Hornell, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Hornell

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

Hornell has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.7 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Hornell that are always titled at the latitude of Hornell (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.24 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.7 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.5 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 Hornell

Solar Radiation Data in Hornell, NY

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Hornell, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Hornell

Hornell, NY has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.38 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Hornell is July with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.69 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Hornell (New York) are December with an average of 2.21 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.81 kWh/m2/day and January at 2.87 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Hornell

The average monthly solar radiation level in Hornell, NY, of 4.38 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 11% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 34% 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: Hornell vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Hornell

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 19, 2024 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:49 am
    • Sunset: 8:44 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:55
Solar Energy Statistics for Hornell

Best Months for Solar in Hornell

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.28 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.71 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Hornell

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Solar Power Output in Hornell

The Power of Solar in Hornell, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Hornell, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Hornell

Hornell (NY) has a average annual solar AC output value of 4896.78 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Hornell is August with an average of 516.12 kWhac, followed by July at 516.06 kWhac and June at 493.12 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Hornell (New York) are December with an average of 227.91 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 269.15 kWhac and January at 296.67 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Hornell

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Weather Forecast for Hornell, NY [5]

Fri Jul 19
73°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 77°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 20
79°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 99%
Sun Jul 21
79°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 71%
Mon Jul 22
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 84°F
Light breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 44%
Tue Jul 23
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed Jul 24
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 73°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Hornell

About Hornell

The city of Hornell, NY in Steuben County has an approximate population of 8,563. [6]

Hornell Solar Power

Hornell, NY Solar Energy

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

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