Atlas of Algeria 1998-1999
Normal Irridiation December
Horizontal Irridiation July
Horizontal Irridiation December
According to its geographical situation,
Algeria holds one of the highest solar reservoir
in the world. The insolation time over the quasi-totality
of the national territory exceeds 2000 hours annually
and may reach 3900 hours (high plains and Sahara).
The daily obtained energy on a horizontal surface
of 1m² is of 5 KWh over the major part of the
national territory, or about 1700 KWh/ m² / year
for the North and 2263 KWh / m² / year for the
South of the country.