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Solar Power in 80014 (Aurora, CO)

Solar Energy in 80014

The month of September has the highest historical solar radition values in 80014 with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 80014

Solar panels in 80014 that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 80014

The total length of the day in 80014 (Aurora, CO) today (December 12, 2018) will be 09 hours and 24 minutes. [More]

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80014 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 80014 (Aurora, CO)

Solar Energy Data for 80014

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 80014.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 80014

Solar Radiation Data in 80014

Based on historical 80014 data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in 80014. [1]

The region associated with 80014 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 21% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.16 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 80014 that are always titled at the latitude of Aurora (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.86 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.84 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.16 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.

Solar Radiation Levels in 80014

Solar Radiation Data in 80014

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 80014.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 80014

Solar Radiation Data in 80014

The region associated with 80014 has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.53 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 80014 is September with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 6.25 kWh/m2/day and June at 6.1 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 80014 are December with an average of 4.22 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.38 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 80014 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 80014

The average monthly solar radiation level in 80014, of 5.53 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 48% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 16% 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: 80014 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 80014 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 80014

Sunrise / Sunset in 80014

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:11 am
    • Sunset: 5:35 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:53 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:24
Solar Energy Statistics for 80014

Best Months for Solar in 80014

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation September (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (6.61 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.53 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.19 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 80014

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 80014 at this current time.

However, 80014 is in Arapahoe County and Arapahoe County (CO) has at least 267 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 80014

The Power of Solar in 80014

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 80014. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 80014. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 80014

Solar Radiation Data in 80014

80014 has a average annual solar AC output value of 6366.83 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 80014 is March with an average of 601.11 kWhac, followed by August at 581.67 kWhac and May at 580.37 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 80014 are December with an average of 437.16 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 444.65 kWhac and November at 449.56 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 80014

Solar Energy Contractors in 80014

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 80014.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 80014

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 80014.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 80014

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 80014.

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Weather Forecast for 80014 [5]

Wed Dec 12
54°F
Light Snow
Min: 29°F
Max: 56°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 24%
Thu Dec 13
32°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 11°F
Max: 38°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 14
41°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 11°F
Max: 46°F
: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Dec 15
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 11°F
Max: 51°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Dec 16
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 51°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Dec 17
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 33%

More about 80014

About 80014

The ZIP code 80014 is associated with the city of Aurora in Arapahoe County in Colorado.

80014 Solar Power

80014 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 80014, or for more solar-related resources for CO, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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

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