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Solar Energy in Landover Hills, MD

Solar Energy in Landover Hills

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Landover Hills with an average of 5.71 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Landover Hills

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Landover Hills

The total length of the day in Landover Hills, MD today (January 15, 2019) will be 09 hours and 45 minutes. [More]

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Landover Hills, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Landover Hills, MD

Solar Energy Data in Landover Hills, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Landover Hills, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Landover Hills

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

Landover Hills has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.15 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.16 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Landover Hills that are always titled at the latitude of Landover Hills (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.86 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.15 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.16 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 Landover Hills

Solar Radiation Data in Landover Hills, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Landover Hills.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Landover Hills, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Landover Hills

Landover Hills, MD has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.65 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Landover Hills is June with an average of 5.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.62 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.29 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Landover Hills (Maryland) are December with an average of 2.83 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.42 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: Landover Hills vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Landover Hills

The average monthly solar radiation level in Landover Hills, MD, of 4.65 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 25% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 30% 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: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Landover Hills 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 Landover Hills

Sunrise / Sunset in Landover Hills

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 15, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:24 am
    • Sunset: 6:09 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:17 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:45
Solar Energy Statistics for Landover Hills

Best Months for Solar in Landover Hills

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.07 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Landover Hills

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

However, Landover Hills is in Prince Georges County and Prince Georges County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Landover Hills

The Power of Solar in Landover Hills, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Landover Hills, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Landover Hills

Landover Hills (MD) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5411.3 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Landover Hills is July with an average of 529.75 kWhac, followed by June at 522.81 kWhac and May at 516.2 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Landover Hills (Maryland) are December with an average of 297.61 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 353.96 kWhac and January at 360.48 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Landover Hills

Landover Hills Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Landover Hills averaged 14.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2018, which was about 10% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.87¢/kWh in October. [3]

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Landover Hills Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $14.17 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2018, which was approximately 16% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.26 per Mcf in October. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Landover Hills

Solar Energy Contractors in Landover Hills

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Landover Hills, MD.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Landover Hills

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Landover Hills, MD.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Landover Hills

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Landover Hills, MD.

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Weather Forecast for Landover Hills, MD [5]

Tue Jan 15
34°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 34°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jan 16
39°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 12°F
Max: 39°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jan 17
31°F
Snow
Min: 15°F
Max: 31°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 68%
Fri Jan 18
37°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 18°F
Max: 37°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jan 19
39°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 27°F
Max: 40°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Jan 20
35°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 21°F
Max: 41°F
Gale: 18 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Landover Hills

About Landover Hills

The town of Landover Hills, MD in Prince Georges County has an approximate population of 1,687. [6]

Landover Hills Solar Power

Landover Hills, MD Solar Energy

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

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