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Solar Energy in Litchfield Park, AZ

Solar Energy in Litchfield Park

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Litchfield Park with an average of 7.54 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Litchfield Park

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Litchfield Park

The total length of the day in Litchfield Park, AZ today (December 14, 2017) will be 09 hours and 56 minutes. [More]

Litchfield Park, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Litchfield Park, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Litchfield Park, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Litchfield Park, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Litchfield Park

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

Litchfield Park has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.8 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 23% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Litchfield Park that are always titled at the latitude of Litchfield Park (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.72 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.8 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.5 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 Litchfield Park

Solar Radiation Data in Litchfield Park, AZ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Litchfield Park.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Litchfield Park, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park, AZ has a average annual solar radiation value of 6.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Litchfield Park is April with an average of 7.54 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 7.53 kWh/m2/day and June at 7.28 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Litchfield Park (Arizona) are December with an average of 4.88 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 5.09 kWh/m2/day and November at 5.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Litchfield Park vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Litchfield Park

The average monthly solar radiation level in Litchfield Park, AZ, of 6.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 76% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 0% less than 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 Litchfield Park 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 Litchfield Park

Sunrise / Sunset in Litchfield Park

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 14, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:26 am
    • Sunset: 5:23 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:24 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:56
Solar Energy Statistics for Litchfield Park

Best Months for Solar in Litchfield Park

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (7.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (7.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.38 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.32 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Litchfield Park

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

However, Litchfield Park is in Maricopa County and Maricopa County has at least 57,533 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Litchfield Park

The Power of Solar in Litchfield Park, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Litchfield Park, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park (AZ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 7160.95 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Litchfield Park is May with an average of 687.51 kWhac, followed by April at 674.93 kWhac and August at 645.15 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Litchfield Park (Arizona) are December with an average of 476.89 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 492.53 kWhac and November at 514.46 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Litchfield Park averaged 13.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Litchfield Park Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $22.16 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 30% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Litchfield Park

Solar Energy Contractors in Litchfield Park

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Litchfield Park, AZ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Litchfield Park

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Litchfield Park, AZ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Litchfield Park

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Litchfield Park, AZ.

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Weather Forecast for Litchfield Park, AZ [5]

Thu Dec 14
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 74°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 17%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 15
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 18%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Dec 16
53°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 56%
Sun Dec 17
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 25°F
Max: 51°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Dec 18
50°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 25°F
Max: 51°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Dec 19
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 25°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Litchfield Park

About Litchfield Park

The city of Litchfield Park, AZ in Maricopa County has an approximate population of 5,476. [6]

Litchfield Park Solar Power

Litchfield Park, AZ Solar Energy

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

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