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Solar Energy in Pompton Lakes, NJ

Solar Energy in Pompton Lakes

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Pompton Lakes with an average of 5.31 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Pompton Lakes

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Pompton Lakes

The total length of the day in Pompton Lakes, NJ today (October 23, 2017) will be 10 hours and 42 minutes. [More]

Pompton Lakes, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Pompton Lakes, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Pompton Lakes, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Pompton Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Pompton Lakes

Based on historical Pompton Lakes, 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 Pompton Lakes. [1]

Pompton Lakes has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.87 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Pompton Lakes that are always titled at the latitude of Pompton Lakes (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.63 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.93 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.87 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Pompton Lakes

Solar Radiation Data in Pompton Lakes, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Pompton Lakes.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Pompton Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Pompton Lakes

Pompton Lakes, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.45 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Pompton Lakes is June with an average of 5.31 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.29 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Pompton Lakes (New Jersey) are December with an average of 2.86 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.15 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Pompton Lakes vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Pompton Lakes

The average monthly solar radiation level in Pompton Lakes, NJ, of 4.45 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: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Pompton Lakes 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).

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Solar Data & Statistics for Pompton Lakes

Sunrise / Sunset in Pompton Lakes

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:19 am
    • Sunset: 6:02 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:41 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:42
Solar Energy Statistics for Pompton Lakes

Best Months for Solar in Pompton Lakes

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.31 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.65 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.96 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Pompton Lakes

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

However, Pompton Lakes is in Passaic County and Passaic County has at least 1,077 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Pompton Lakes

The Power of Solar in Pompton Lakes, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Pompton Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Pompton Lakes

Pompton Lakes (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5210.57 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Pompton Lakes is May with an average of 517.54 kWhac, followed by July at 500.56 kWhac and August at 495.88 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Pompton Lakes (New Jersey) are December with an average of 301.66 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 314.15 kWhac and January at 356.4 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Pompton Lakes

Pompton Lakes Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Pompton Lakes averaged 16.02 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2017, which was about 22% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.12¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Pompton Lakes

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Pompton Lakes Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $11.89 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2017, which was approximately 33% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.75 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Pompton Lakes

Solar Energy Contractors in Pompton Lakes

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Pompton Lakes

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Pompton Lakes

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

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Weather Forecast for Pompton Lakes, NJ [5]

Mon Oct 23
69°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 69°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 92%
Tue Oct 24
66°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 67°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Oct 25
58°F
Light Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 58°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 87%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 26
56°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 56°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 27
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Oct 28
63°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 63°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 68%

More about Pompton Lakes

About Pompton Lakes

The borough of Pompton Lakes, NJ in Passaic County has an approximate population of 11,097. [6]

Pompton Lakes Solar Power

Pompton Lakes, NJ Solar Energy

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

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