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Solar Energy in Richlandtown, PA

Solar Energy in Richlandtown

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Richlandtown with an average of 5.92 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Richlandtown

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Richlandtown

The total length of the day in Richlandtown, PA today (November 29, 2023) will be 9 hours and 33 minutes. [More]

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Richlandtown, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Richlandtown, PA

Solar Energy Data in Richlandtown, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Richlandtown, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Richlandtown

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

Richlandtown has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.95 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Richlandtown that are always titled at the latitude of Richlandtown (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.61 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.95 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.82 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 Richlandtown

Solar Radiation Data in Richlandtown, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Richlandtown, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Richlandtown

Richlandtown, PA has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.88 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Richlandtown is July with an average of 5.92 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.62 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Richlandtown (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 3.3 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.51 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.92 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Richlandtown

The average monthly solar radiation level in Richlandtown, PA, of 4.88 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 24% 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: Richlandtown vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Richlandtown

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 29, 2023 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:03 am
    • Sunset: 4:36 pm
    • Length of Day: 9:33
Solar Energy Statistics for Richlandtown

Best Months for Solar in Richlandtown

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.92 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.64 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.05 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Richlandtown

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Solar Power Output in Richlandtown

The Power of Solar in Richlandtown, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Richlandtown, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Richlandtown

Richlandtown (PA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5376.49 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Richlandtown is July with an average of 531.46 kWhac, followed by May at 518.53 kWhac and August at 505.63 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Richlandtown (Pennsylvania) are December with an average of 324.97 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 353.99 kWhac and November at 364.19 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Richlandtown

Richlandtown Electricity Costs

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Richlandtown Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Richlandtown, PA [5]

Wed Nov 29
30°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 23°F
Max: 33°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Nov 30
41°F
Few Clouds
Min: 26°F
Max: 46°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 19%
Fri Dec 1
42°F
Light Rain
Min: 32°F
Max: 43°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Dec 2
49°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 40°F
Max: 56°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 98%
Sun Dec 3
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 58°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 95%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Dec 4
50°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Richlandtown

About Richlandtown

The borough of Richlandtown, PA in Bucks County has an approximate population of 1,327. [6]

Richlandtown Solar Power

Richlandtown, PA Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Richlandtown, PA, or for more solar-related resources for Richlandtown, 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.

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