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Solar Power in 06776 (New Milford, CT)

Solar Energy in 06776

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 06776 with an average of 5.33 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 06776

Solar panels in 06776 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 06776

The total length of the day in 06776 (New Milford, CT) today (October 17, 2018) will be 11 hours and 00 minutes. [More]

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06776 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 06776 (New Milford, CT)

Solar Energy Data for 06776

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 06776.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 06776

Solar Radiation Data in 06776

Based on historical 06776 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 06776. [1]

The region associated with 06776 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.86 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.76 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 06776 that are always titled at the latitude of New Milford (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.54 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.86 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.76 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 06776

Solar Radiation Data in 06776

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 06776.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 06776

Solar Radiation Data in 06776

The region associated with 06776 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.43 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 06776 is June with an average of 5.33 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.29 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.25 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 06776 are December with an average of 2.92 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.15 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 06776 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 06776

The average monthly solar radiation level in 06776, of 4.43 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 19% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 33% 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: 06776 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 06776 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 06776

Sunrise / Sunset in 06776

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 17, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:08 am
    • Sunset: 6:09 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:38 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:00
Solar Energy Statistics for 06776

Best Months for Solar in 06776

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.33 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.52 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.92 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 06776

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 06776 at this current time.

However, 06776 is in Litchfield County and Litchfield County (CT) has at least 1,166 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 06776

The Power of Solar in 06776

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 06776. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 06776. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 06776

Solar Radiation Data in 06776

06776 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5240.4 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 06776 is May with an average of 518.11 kWhac, followed by July at 509.37 kWhac and August at 504.78 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 06776 are December with an average of 308.5 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 314.93 kWhac and January at 356.8 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 06776

Solar Energy Contractors in 06776

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 06776.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 06776

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 06776.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 06776

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 06776.

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Weather Forecast for 06776 [5]

Tue Oct 16
43°F
Few Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 43°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 20%
Wed Oct 17
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 54°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 18
40°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 28°F
Max: 40°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 7%
Fri Oct 19
48°F
Light Rain
Min: 26°F
Max: 48°F
: 5 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 13%
Sat Oct 20
55°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 55°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 47%
Sun Oct 21
43°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 35°F
Max: 45°F
: 10 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 90%

More about 06776

About 06776

The ZIP code 06776 is associated with the city of New Milford in Litchfield County in Connecticut.

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06776 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 06776, or for more solar-related resources for CT, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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