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Solar Power in 81620 (Avon, CO)

Solar Energy in 81620

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 81620 with an average of 6.54 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 81620

Solar panels in 81620 that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 81620

The total length of the day in 81620 (Avon, CO) today (December 18, 2018) will be 09 hours and 22 minutes. [More]

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81620 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 81620 (Avon, CO)

Solar Energy Data for 81620

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 81620.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 81620

Solar Radiation Data in 81620

Based on historical 81620 data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in 81620. [1]

The region associated with 81620 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.55 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 21% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.78 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 81620 that are always titled at the latitude of Avon (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.33 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.55 kWh/m2/day and approximately 8% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.78 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 81620

Solar Radiation Data in 81620

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 81620.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 81620

Solar Radiation Data in 81620

The region associated with 81620 has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 81620 is June with an average of 6.54 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 6.39 kWh/m2/day and July at 6.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 81620 are December with an average of 3.79 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.23 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.41 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 81620 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 81620

The average monthly solar radiation level in 81620, of 5.52 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: 81620 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 81620 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 81620

Sunrise / Sunset in 81620

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 18, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:21 am
    • Sunset: 5:44 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:22
Solar Energy Statistics for 81620

Best Months for Solar in 81620

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (6.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: June (6.39 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (8.28 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.33 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 81620

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 81620 at this current time.

However, 81620 is in Eagle County and Eagle County (CO) has at least 3 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 81620

The Power of Solar in 81620

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 81620. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 81620. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 81620

Solar Radiation Data in 81620

81620 has a average annual solar AC output value of 6378.46 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 81620 is August with an average of 604.29 kWhac, followed by June at 600.11 kWhac and May at 597.8 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 81620 are December with an average of 393.66 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 429.39 kWhac and January at 438.05 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 81620

Solar Energy Contractors in 81620

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 81620.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 81620

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 81620.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 81620

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 81620.

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Weather Forecast for 81620 [5]

Tue Dec 18
26°F
Light Snow
Min: 11°F
Max: 26°F
Light breeze: 2 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 19
25°F
Snow
Min: 18°F
Max: 26°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 80%
Thu Dec 20
28°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 6°F
Max: 34°F
Light breeze: 1 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 21
32°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 21°F
Max: 32°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 4%
Sat Dec 22
26°F
Light Snow
Min: 24°F
Max: 26°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 28%
Sun Dec 23
28°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 17°F
Max: 28°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about 81620

About 81620

The ZIP code 81620 is associated with the city of Avon in Eagle County in Colorado.

81620 Solar Power

81620 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 81620, or for more solar-related resources for CO, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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