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Solar Energy in Briarcliff Manor, NY

Solar Energy in Briarcliff Manor

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Briarcliff Manor with an average of 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Briarcliff Manor

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Briarcliff Manor

The total length of the day in Briarcliff Manor, NY today (December 18, 2018) will be 09 hours and 12 minutes. [More]

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Briarcliff Manor, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Briarcliff Manor, NY

Solar Energy Data in Briarcliff Manor, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Briarcliff Manor, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff Manor

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

Briarcliff Manor has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Briarcliff Manor that are always titled at the latitude of Briarcliff Manor (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.6 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.91 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.81 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 Briarcliff Manor

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff Manor, NY

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Briarcliff Manor.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Briarcliff Manor, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff Manor

Briarcliff Manor, NY 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 Briarcliff Manor is June with an average of 5.76 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.62 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Briarcliff Manor (New York) are December with an average of 2.84 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.91 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.15 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: Briarcliff Manor vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Briarcliff Manor

The average monthly solar radiation level in Briarcliff Manor, NY, 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 Briarcliff Manor 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 Briarcliff Manor

Sunrise / Sunset in Briarcliff Manor

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 18, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 8:16 am
    • Sunset: 5:29 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:52 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:12
Solar Energy Statistics for Briarcliff Manor

Best Months for Solar in Briarcliff Manor

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.76 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.59 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.67 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.99 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Briarcliff Manor

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Briarcliff Manor, NY at this current time.

However, Briarcliff Manor is in Westchester County and Westchester County has at least 2,559 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Briarcliff Manor

The Power of Solar in Briarcliff Manor, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Briarcliff Manor, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff Manor

Briarcliff Manor (NY) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5346 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Briarcliff Manor is June with an average of 537.05 kWhac, followed by July at 535.33 kWhac and August at 529.32 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Briarcliff Manor (New York) are November with an average of 291.09 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 298.91 kWhac and January at 338.27 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Briarcliff Manor

Briarcliff Manor Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Briarcliff Manor averaged 19.28 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2018, which was about 48% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.01¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Briarcliff Manor Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New York averaged $20.16 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2018, which was approximately 16% more 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 Briarcliff Manor

Solar Energy Contractors in Briarcliff Manor

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Briarcliff Manor, NY.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Briarcliff Manor

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Briarcliff Manor, NY.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Briarcliff Manor

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Weather Forecast for Briarcliff Manor, NY [5]

Tue Dec 18
28°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 24°F
Max: 28°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 19
25°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 34°F
Light breeze: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 20
34°F
Light Rain
Min: 21°F
Max: 42°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 78%
Cloud cover: 24%
Fri Dec 21
51°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 51°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 97%
Sat Dec 22
40°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 40°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 81%
Sun Dec 23
36°F
Light Snow
Min: 30°F
Max: 36°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 98%

More about Briarcliff Manor

About Briarcliff Manor

The village of Briarcliff Manor, NY in Westchester County has an approximate population of 7,867. [6]

Briarcliff Manor Solar Power

Briarcliff Manor, NY Solar Energy

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

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