Journal of Renewable Energy / 2013 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

Solar Energy Potential Assessment in the Algerian South Area: Case of Ghardaïa Region

Table 5

Comparison between the monthly mean daily global solar radiation (kWh/m2/day) for Ghardaïa and other sites from the MENA region.

SiteJan.Feb.Mar.Apr.May.Jun.Jul.Aug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.Annual

Ghardaïa3.94.85.97.37.77.87.57.16.04.84.03.45.8
Algiers2.23.04.14.96.06.27.06.45.13.32.72.24.4
Oran2.83.74.96.26.97.47.56.85.642.92.45.1
Tamanrasset5.26.16.97.77.87.77.67.46.76.05.24.86.6
Tunis 2.43.14.45.76.57.37.46.65.34.02.92.34.8
Marrakech3.44.25.26.06.77.37.67.05.94.63.63.25.4
Tripoli2.94.05.06.06.57.07.16.55.54.03.12.35.0
Cairo5.74.05.26.37.17.67.46.85.94.73.55.95.4
Abu Dhabi4.35.05.76.77.67.67.06.76.55.74.84.06.0
Kuwait3.14.15.56.27.17.97.57.16.24.83.42.95.5
Baghdad3.03.84.85.76.57.37.26.65.74.43.32.75.1
Muscat4.04.75.56.36.96.76.16.05.85.24.43.85.4