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Solar Energy in Shrewsbury, NJ

Solar Energy in Shrewsbury

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Shrewsbury with an average of 5.8 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Shrewsbury

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Shrewsbury

The total length of the day in Shrewsbury, NJ today (November 20, 2017) will be 09 hours and 46 minutes. [More]

Shrewsbury, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Shrewsbury, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Shrewsbury, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Shrewsbury, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Shrewsbury

Based on historical Shrewsbury, 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 Shrewsbury. [1]

Shrewsbury has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.99 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.89 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Shrewsbury that are always titled at the latitude of Shrewsbury (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.67 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.99 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.89 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 Shrewsbury

Solar Radiation Data in Shrewsbury, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Shrewsbury, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury, NJ has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.55 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Shrewsbury is June with an average of 5.8 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.65 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.53 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Shrewsbury (New Jersey) are December with an average of 2.82 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.9 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.14 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Shrewsbury

The average monthly solar radiation level in Shrewsbury, NJ, of 4.55 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 Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury

Sunrise / Sunset in Shrewsbury

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:48 am
    • Sunset: 9:35 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:42 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:46
Solar Energy Statistics for Shrewsbury

Best Months for Solar in Shrewsbury

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.8 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.97 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Shrewsbury

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

However, Shrewsbury is in Monmouth County and Monmouth County has at least 5,173 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Shrewsbury

The Power of Solar in Shrewsbury, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Shrewsbury, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury (NJ) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5352.75 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Shrewsbury is June with an average of 540.16 kWhac, followed by July at 538.21 kWhac and August at 531.17 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Shrewsbury (New Jersey) are November with an average of 290.11 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 297.49 kWhac and January at 336.71 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Shrewsbury averaged 15.86 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 20% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Shrewsbury Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $12.11 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 33% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Shrewsbury

Solar Energy Contractors in Shrewsbury

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Shrewsbury

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Shrewsbury

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

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Weather Forecast for Shrewsbury, NJ [5]

Mon Nov 20
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 48°F
Severe Gale: 22 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Nov 21
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 56°F
: 24 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Nov 22
53°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 57°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Nov 23
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 46°F
Gale: 17 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 96%
Fri Nov 24
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 38°F
Max: 44°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 25%
Sat Nov 25
53°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 53°F
Gale: 17 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 80%

More about Shrewsbury

About Shrewsbury

The borough of Shrewsbury, NJ in Monmouth County has an approximate population of 3,809. [6]

Shrewsbury Solar Power

Shrewsbury, NJ Solar Energy

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

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