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Solar Power in 80214 (Denver, CO)

Solar Energy in 80214

The month of September has the highest historical solar radition values in 80214 with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 80214

Solar panels in 80214 that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 80214

The total length of the day in 80214 (Denver, CO) today (February 19, 2019) will be 10 hours and 54 minutes. [More]

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80214 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 80214 (Denver, CO)

Solar Energy Data for 80214

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 80214.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 80214

Solar Radiation Data in 80214

Based on historical 80214 data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in 80214. [1]

The region associated with 80214 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 21% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 80214 that are always titled at the latitude of Denver (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.55 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 4% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.81 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 80214

Solar Radiation Data in 80214

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 80214.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 80214

Solar Radiation Data in 80214

The region associated with 80214 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 80214 is September with an average of 6.25 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 6.24 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 80214 are December with an average of 4.23 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: 80214 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 80214

The average monthly solar radiation level in 80214, 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: 80214 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 80214 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 80214

Sunrise / Sunset in 80214

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 19, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:46 pm
    • Sunset: 12:41 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:14 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:54
Solar Energy Statistics for 80214

Best Months for Solar in 80214

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation September (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: September (6.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.76 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.67 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 80214

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 80214 at this current time.

However, 80214 is in Jefferson County and Jefferson County (CO) has at least 377 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 80214

The Power of Solar in 80214

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 80214. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 80214. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 80214

Solar Radiation Data in 80214

80214 has a average annual solar AC output value of 6366.56 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 80214 is March with an average of 601.14 kWhac, followed by August at 581.48 kWhac and May at 580.08 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 80214 are December with an average of 437.41 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 444.79 kWhac and November at 449.78 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 80214

Solar Energy Contractors in 80214

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 80214.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 80214

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 80214.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 80214

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 80214.

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Weather Forecast for 80214 [5]

Tue Feb 19
19°F
Snow
Min: 14°F
Max: 24°F
Light breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 8%
Wed Feb 20
26°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 0°F
Max: 31°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 21
22°F
Snow
Min: 3°F
Max: 25°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 22
36°F
Light Snow
Min: 7°F
Max: 36°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sat Feb 23
30°F
Snow
Min: 9°F
Max: 30°F
Gale: 17 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Feb 24
27°F
Snow
Min: 0°F
Max: 27°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 34%

More about 80214

About 80214

The ZIP code 80214 is associated with the city of Denver in Jefferson County in Colorado.

80214 Solar Power

80214 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 80214, or for more solar-related resources for CO, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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