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Solar Energy in Bullhead City, AZ

Solar Energy in Bullhead City

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Bullhead City with an average of 7.47 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Bullhead City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Bullhead City

The total length of the day in Bullhead City, AZ today (November 18, 2017) will be 10 hours and 11 minutes. [More]

Bullhead City, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Bullhead City, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Bullhead City, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Bullhead City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Bullhead City

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

Bullhead City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.7 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 23% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Bullhead City that are always titled at the latitude of Bullhead City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.67 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.7 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.43 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Bullhead City

Solar Radiation Data in Bullhead City, AZ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Bullhead City.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Bullhead City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Bullhead City

Bullhead City, AZ has a average annual solar radiation value of 6.6 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Bullhead City is May with an average of 7.47 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 7.42 kWh/m2/day and June at 7.41 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Bullhead City (Arizona) are December with an average of 5.01 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 5.15 kWh/m2/day and November at 5.71 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Bullhead City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Bullhead City

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bullhead City, AZ, of 6.6 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 77% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately equal to the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Bullhead City 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).

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Solar Data & Statistics for Bullhead City

Sunrise / Sunset in Bullhead City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 18, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:17 am
    • Sunset: 5:29 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:23 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:11
Solar Energy Statistics for Bullhead City

Best Months for Solar in Bullhead City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (7.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (7.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.39 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.31 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Bullhead City

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Bullhead City, AZ at this current time.

However, Bullhead City is in Mohave County and Mohave County has at least 2,080 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Bullhead City

The Power of Solar in Bullhead City, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Bullhead City, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Bullhead City

Bullhead City (AZ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 7316.67 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Bullhead City is May with an average of 697.63 kWhac, followed by April at 678.68 kWhac and July at 668.42 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Bullhead City (Arizona) are December with an average of 491.95 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 509.27 kWhac and February at 521.63 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Bullhead City

Bullhead City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Bullhead City averaged 12.72 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Bullhead City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $23.32 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 29% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Bullhead City

Solar Energy Contractors in Bullhead City

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Bullhead City, AZ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Bullhead City

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Bullhead City, AZ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Bullhead City

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Bullhead City, AZ.

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Weather Forecast for Bullhead City, AZ [5]

Sat Nov 18
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 38°F
Max: 57°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 21%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Nov 19
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 58°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Nov 20
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 28°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Nov 21
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 62°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 9%
Wed Nov 22
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 64°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Nov 23
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 67°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Bullhead City

About Bullhead City

The city of Bullhead City, AZ in Mohave County has an approximate population of 39,540. [6]

Bullhead City Solar Power

Bullhead City, AZ Solar Energy

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

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