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Solar Energy in Arnaudville, LA

Solar Energy in Arnaudville

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in Arnaudville with an average of 5.68 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Arnaudville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Arnaudville

The total length of the day in Arnaudville, LA today (August 19, 2017) will be 13 hours and 07 minutes. [More]

Arnaudville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Arnaudville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Arnaudville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Arnaudville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Arnaudville

Based on historical Arnaudville, 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 Arnaudville. [1]

Arnaudville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.63 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Arnaudville that are always titled at the latitude of Arnaudville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.09 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.63 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.35 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 Arnaudville

Solar Radiation Data in Arnaudville, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Arnaudville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Arnaudville

Arnaudville, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Arnaudville is October with an average of 5.68 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.6 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Arnaudville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.8 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.22 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Arnaudville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Arnaudville, LA, of 4.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is (sorry, data not currently available) the average level of 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 Arnaudville 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 Arnaudville

Sunrise / Sunset in Arnaudville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 19, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:37 am
    • Sunset: 7:44 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:07
Solar Energy Statistics for Arnaudville

Best Months for Solar in Arnaudville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.03 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.23 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Arnaudville

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

However, Arnaudville is in St. Landry County and St. Landry County has at least 4 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Arnaudville

The Power of Solar in Arnaudville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Arnaudville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Arnaudville

Arnaudville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5580.36 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Arnaudville is October with an average of 540.02 kWhac, followed by May at 530.08 kWhac and August at 518.14 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Arnaudville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 373.39 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 377.61 kWhac and February at 380.65 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Arnaudville

Arnaudville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Arnaudville averaged 9.88 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 24% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Arnaudville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $15.30 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was approximately 16% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Arnaudville

Solar Energy Contractors in Arnaudville

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Arnaudville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Arnaudville

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

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Weather Forecast for Arnaudville, LA [5]

Fri Aug 18
77°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 77°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 19
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 92°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 20
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 76°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 8%
Mon Aug 21
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 22
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 35%
Wed Aug 23
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 90°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 4%

More about Arnaudville

About Arnaudville

The town of Arnaudville, LA in St. Landry County has an approximate population of 1,057. [6]

Arnaudville Solar Power

Arnaudville, LA Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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