Solar Energy LocalSolar Energy Local
Solar Energy & Solar Power Resources

Solar Energy in Suffern, NY

Solar Energy in Suffern

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Suffern with an average of 5.78 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Suffern

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Suffern

The total length of the day in Suffern, NY today (August 09, 2022) will be 14 hours and 3 minutes. [More]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes
Suffern, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Suffern, NY

Solar Energy Data in Suffern, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Suffern, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Suffern

Based on historical Suffern, 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 Suffern. [1]

Suffern has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.92 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.89 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Suffern that are always titled at the latitude of Suffern (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.63 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.92 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.89 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 Suffern

Solar Radiation Data in Suffern, NY

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Suffern, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Suffern

Suffern, NY has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Suffern is July with an average of 5.78 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.67 kWh/m2/day and September at 5.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Suffern (New York) are December with an average of 3.35 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.76 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.95 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

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

Solar Power Levels in Suffern

The average monthly solar radiation level in Suffern, NY, of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 25% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% 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: Suffern vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Suffern

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 09, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:00 am
    • Sunset: 8:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:3
Solar Energy Statistics for Suffern

Best Months for Solar in Suffern

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.78 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.53 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.61 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.94 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Suffern

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Suffern, NY at this current time.

Solar Power Output in Suffern

The Power of Solar in Suffern, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Suffern, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Suffern

Suffern (NY) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5444.51 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Suffern is July with an average of 521.41 kWhac, followed by May at 519.26 kWhac and August at 510.71 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Suffern (New York) are December with an average of 331.25 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 372.53 kWhac and January at 377.48 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Suffern

Suffern Electricity Costs

Sorry, Suffern residential electricity prices are currently unavailable.

Please check back later.

Solar Power Poll: Suffern

Vote now: Given all of the data and analysis provided for Suffern, is solar power a good choice for residents of this village?

Yes, solar power is a great option  
No, solar power isn't a good option

Suffern Natural Gas Costs

Sorry, New York residential natural gas prices are currently unavailable.

Please check back later.

Weather Forecast for Suffern, NY [5]

Tue Aug 9
96°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 96°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 24%
Wed Aug 10
86°F
Few Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 13%
Thu Aug 11
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 91°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Aug 12
82°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 34%
Sat Aug 13
82°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 29%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 14
85°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 85°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 30%

More about Suffern

About Suffern

The village of Suffern, NY in Rockland County has an approximate population of 10,723. [6]

Suffern Solar Power

Suffern, NY Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

Other Cities in New York

ZIP Codes in NY


Go

References

[ X ]

Is solar right for your home?

Take the first step toward powering your home with solar energy.

Start now with an online solar savings estimate.