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Solar Energy in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Solar Energy in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque with an average of 7.39 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Solar panels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

The total length of the day in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM today (December 17, 2018) will be 09 hours and 47 minutes. [More]

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Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM Solar Energy

Solar Power in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Solar Energy Data in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Based on historical Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque. [1]

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.59 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 26% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 7.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque that are always titled at the latitude of Los Ranchos De Albuquerque (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.59 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.59 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% less than the average monthly DNI of 7.52 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 Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Solar Radiation Data in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM has a average annual solar radiation value of 6.48 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque is May with an average of 7.39 kWh/m2/day, followed by April at 7.15 kWh/m2/day and July at 7.12 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque (New Mexico) are December with an average of 5.14 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 5.33 kWh/m2/day and November at 5.73 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: Los Ranchos De Albuquerque vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

The average monthly solar radiation level in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM, of 6.48 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 74% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 2% 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 Los Ranchos De Albuquerque 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 Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Sunrise / Sunset in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 17, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:09 am
    • Sunset: 5:56 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:47
Solar Energy Statistics for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Best Months for Solar in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (7.39 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (7.2 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (9.05 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (8.03 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM at this current time.

However, Los Ranchos De Albuquerque is in Bernalillo County and Bernalillo County has at least 2,848 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

The Power of Solar in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Monthly AC solar system output averages for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque (nm). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque (NM) has a average annual solar AC output value of 7345.62 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque is May with an average of 698.68 kWhac, followed by April at 668.04 kWhac and July at 659.7 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque (New Mexico) are December with an average of 520 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 539.76 kWhac and February at 543.7 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque averaged 13.10 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2018, which was about 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.01¢/kWh in September. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

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Los Ranchos De Albuquerque Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Mexico averaged $13.45 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2018, which was approximately 22% 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 Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Solar Energy Contractors in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

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Weather Forecast for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM [5]

Mon Dec 17
42°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 28°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 88%
Tue Dec 18
37°F
Light Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 41°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 64%
Wed Dec 19
39°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 27°F
Max: 44°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 20
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 18°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 21
41°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 13°F
Max: 41°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Dec 22
28°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 8°F
Max: 28°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 62%

More about Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

About Los Ranchos De Albuquerque

The village of Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM in Bernalillo County has an approximate population of 6,024. [6]

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque Solar Power

Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM, or for more solar-related resources for Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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