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Solar Energy in Tusayan, AZ

Solar Energy in Tusayan

The month of September has the highest historical solar radition values in Tusayan with an average of 6.59 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Tusayan

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Tusayan

The total length of the day in Tusayan, AZ today (August 23, 2017) will be 13 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

Tusayan, AZ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Tusayan, AZ

Solar Energy Data in Tusayan, AZ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Tusayan, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Tusayan

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

Tusayan has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.37 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 28% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Tusayan that are always titled at the latitude of Tusayan (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.31 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.37 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.46 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 Tusayan

Solar Radiation Data in Tusayan, AZ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Tusayan, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Tusayan

Tusayan, AZ has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.95 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Tusayan is September with an average of 6.59 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 6.56 kWh/m2/day and May at 6.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Tusayan (Arizona) are December with an average of 5.07 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 5.14 kWh/m2/day and November at 5.47 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Tusayan

The average monthly solar radiation level in Tusayan, AZ, of 5.95 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 60% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is (sorry, data not currently available) the average level of 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 Tusayan 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 Tusayan

Sunrise / Sunset in Tusayan

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:54 am
    • Sunset: 7:07 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:30 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:13
Solar Energy Statistics for Tusayan

Best Months for Solar in Tusayan

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation September (6.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (7.11 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.87 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.13 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Tusayan

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

However, Tusayan is in Coconino County and Coconino County has at least 1,011 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Tusayan

The Power of Solar in Tusayan, AZ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Tusayan, AZ

Solar Radiation Data in Tusayan

Tusayan (AZ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 6927.37 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Tusayan is May with an average of 639.35 kWhac, followed by March at 628.24 kWhac and April at 617.62 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Tusayan (Arizona) are December with an average of 522.06 kWhac, followed by August with an average of 527.98 kWhac and January at 530.42 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Tusayan

Tusayan Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Tusayan averaged 13.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 0% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Tusayan

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Tusayan Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Arizona averaged $18.01 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was approximately 36% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Tusayan

Solar Energy Contractors in Tusayan

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Tusayan produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Tusayan

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

Sorry, no local business selling solar equipment were found.

Our search for companies selling solar parts located in Tusayan produced no matches.

Energy Conservation Consultants in Tusayan

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

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Weather Forecast for Tusayan, AZ [5]

Wed Aug 23
78°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 20%
Thu Aug 24
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Aug 25
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 84°F
Light breeze: 2 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 29%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 26
82°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 83°F
: 3 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 27
82°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 82°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 6%
Mon Aug 28
83°F
Light Rain
Min: 50°F
Max: 83°F
Light breeze: 2 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 2%

More about Tusayan

About Tusayan

The town of Tusayan, AZ in Coconino County has an approximate population of 558. [6]

Tusayan Solar Power

Tusayan, AZ Solar Energy

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

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