International Journal of Photoenergy / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

New Formulation for the Estimation of Monthly Average Daily Solar Irradiation for the Tropics: A Case Study of Peninsular Malaysia

Table 1

Monthly average daily solar irradiation using MD model (MJ·m−2·day−1).

CityJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

KLIA17.1317.821818.4317.9518.0618.1418.3718.1217.7115.1515.83
Muadzam Shah16.4817.9817.0518.3517.7917.5917.6918.2617.8817.5916.5515.77
Ipoh16.3917.6217.0117.5817.5917.9517.7616.7318.1416.7215.315.96
Malacca14.2915.9316.818.0616.3817.5316.5415.8316.5416.8213.7314.13
Bayan Lepas16.9117.2716.7316.815.517.7217.8114.4115.4515.0614.3515.32
Kuantan13.917.917.0417.5515.9216.1917.711817.0714.3612.7513.45
Senai17.1617.1717.618.0316.6117.215.1116.0615.0216.0712.3614.48
Alor Setar15.9817.8316.1714.1517.4217.7715.9913.9315.716.0911.9115.54
Chuping19.2818.3416.6917.0916.6318.31615.2416.2315.5313.9718.25
Kota Bharu12.817.5215.6415.7515.8216.3814.1116.815.1613.6412.514.08
Kuala Terengganu11.1617.2614.8914.6612.0414.0711.8914.1512.512.3510.5311.24

Max19.2818.341818.4317.9518.318.1418.3718.1417.7116.5518.25
Min11.1614.814.8914.1512.0414.0711.8913.9312.512.3510.5311.24
Ave15.1317.1816.7116.8516.2816.9916.1016.1116.2615.4513.6714.71

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