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Solar Energy in Converse, LA

Solar Energy in Converse

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Converse with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Converse

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Converse

The total length of the day in Converse, LA today (September 24, 2017) will be 12 hours and 03 minutes. [More]

Converse, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Converse, LA

Solar Energy Data in Converse, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Converse, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Converse

Based on historical Converse, 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 Converse. [1]

Converse has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Converse that are always titled at the latitude of Converse (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.07 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.43 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 Converse

Solar Radiation Data in Converse, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Converse, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Converse

Converse, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Converse is August with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.87 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Converse (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.68 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.76 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.98 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Converse

The average monthly solar radiation level in Converse, LA, of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 36% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 23% 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 Converse 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 Converse

Sunrise / Sunset in Converse

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 24, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:04 am
    • Sunset: 7:08 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:03
Solar Energy Statistics for Converse

Best Months for Solar in Converse

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.04 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.18 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.32 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Converse

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

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

Solar Power Output in Converse

The Power of Solar in Converse, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Converse, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Converse

Converse (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5735.42 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Converse is August with an average of 561.05 kWhac, followed by July at 545.45 kWhac and May at 531.92 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Converse (Louisiana) are January with an average of 373.82 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 377.3 kWhac and November at 383.02 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Converse

Converse Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Converse averaged 10.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Converse Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $15.85 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.98 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Converse

Solar Energy Contractors in Converse

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Converse

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Converse

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

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Weather Forecast for Converse, LA [5]

Sun Sep 24
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Sep 25
87°F
Few Clouds
Min: 72°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 12%
Tue Sep 26
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 71°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Sep 27
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 3%
Thu Sep 28
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 67°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%
Fri Sep 29
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 63°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 6%

More about Converse

About Converse

The village of Converse, LA in Sabine County has an approximate population of 440. [6]

Converse Solar Power

Converse, LA Solar Energy

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

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