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Solar Energy in Paulsboro, NJ

Solar Energy in Paulsboro

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Paulsboro with an average of 5.67 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Paulsboro

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Paulsboro

The total length of the day in Paulsboro, NJ today (December 12, 2018) will be 09 hours and 23 minutes. [More]

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Paulsboro, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Paulsboro, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Paulsboro, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Paulsboro, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Paulsboro

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

Paulsboro has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.94 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Paulsboro that are always titled at the latitude of Paulsboro (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.71 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.02 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.94 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 Paulsboro

Solar Radiation Data in Paulsboro, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Paulsboro, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Paulsboro

Paulsboro, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Paulsboro is August with an average of 5.67 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.51 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Paulsboro (New Jersey) are December with an average of 2.66 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.29 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.37 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Paulsboro

The average monthly solar radiation level in Paulsboro, NJ, of 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 22% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 31% 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 Paulsboro 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 Paulsboro

Sunrise / Sunset in Paulsboro

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:13 am
    • Sunset: 5:36 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:54 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:23
Solar Energy Statistics for Paulsboro

Best Months for Solar in Paulsboro

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (5.67 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Paulsboro

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Paulsboro, NJ at this current time.

However, Paulsboro is in Gloucester County and Gloucester County has at least 2,223 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Paulsboro

The Power of Solar in Paulsboro, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Paulsboro, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Paulsboro

Paulsboro (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5320.35 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Paulsboro is August with an average of 536.72 kWhac, followed by July at 520.52 kWhac and May at 507.97 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Paulsboro (New Jersey) are December with an average of 279.69 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 333.9 kWhac and January at 350.07 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Paulsboro

Paulsboro Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Paulsboro averaged 15.53 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2018, which was about 19% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.01¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Paulsboro Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $12.05 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2018, which was approximately 30% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.32 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Paulsboro

Solar Energy Contractors in Paulsboro

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Paulsboro, NJ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Paulsboro

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Paulsboro, NJ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Paulsboro

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Paulsboro, NJ.

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Weather Forecast for Paulsboro, NJ [5]

Wed Dec 12
41°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 27°F
Max: 41°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 8%
Thu Dec 13
37°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 27°F
Max: 46°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 64%
Fri Dec 14
47°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 34°F
Max: 54°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sat Dec 15
52°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 62°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 49%
Sun Dec 16
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 33°F
Max: 46°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Dec 17
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 27°F
Max: 44°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%

More about Paulsboro

About Paulsboro

The borough of Paulsboro, NJ in Gloucester County has an approximate population of 6,097. [6]

Paulsboro Solar Power

Paulsboro, NJ Solar Energy

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

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