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Solar Energy in Anacoco, LA

Solar Energy in Anacoco

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Anacoco with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Anacoco

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Anacoco

The total length of the day in Anacoco, LA today (October 24, 2017) will be 11 hours and 08 minutes. [More]

Anacoco, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Anacoco, LA

Solar Energy Data in Anacoco, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Anacoco, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Anacoco

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

Anacoco has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Anacoco that are always titled at the latitude of Anacoco (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.04 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.56 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.34 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Anacoco

Solar Radiation Data in Anacoco, LA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Anacoco.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Anacoco, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Anacoco

Anacoco, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Anacoco is May with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.61 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.57 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Anacoco (Louisiana) are December with an average of 3.73 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.79 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.54 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Anacoco vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Anacoco

The average monthly solar radiation level in Anacoco, LA, of 5.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 35% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 24% 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 Anacoco 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).

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Solar Data & Statistics for Anacoco

Sunrise / Sunset in Anacoco

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 24, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:23 am
    • Sunset: 6:31 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:08
Solar Energy Statistics for Anacoco

Best Months for Solar in Anacoco

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.91 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: August (4.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.21 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Anacoco

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

However, Anacoco is in Vernon County and Vernon County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Anacoco

The Power of Solar in Anacoco, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Anacoco, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Anacoco

Anacoco (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5688.14 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Anacoco is May with an average of 537.44 kWhac, followed by August at 518.59 kWhac and October at 518.45 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Anacoco (Louisiana) are December with an average of 373.19 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 383.83 kWhac and November at 429.99 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Anacoco

Anacoco Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Anacoco averaged 9.99 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2017, which was about 24% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.12¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Anacoco

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Anacoco Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $16.56 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2017, which was approximately 7% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.75 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Anacoco

Solar Energy Contractors in Anacoco

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Anacoco, LA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Anacoco

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Anacoco, LA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Anacoco

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Anacoco, LA.

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Weather Forecast for Anacoco, LA [5]

Tue Oct 24
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 67°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Oct 25
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 68°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 26
74°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 27
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 66°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 76%
Sat Oct 28
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 52°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Oct 29
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 57°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Anacoco

About Anacoco

The village of Anacoco, LA in Vernon County has an approximate population of 869. [6]

Anacoco Solar Power

Anacoco, LA Solar Energy

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

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