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Solar Energy in Denham Springs, LA

Solar Energy in Denham Springs

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in Denham Springs with an average of 5.69 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Denham Springs

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Denham Springs

The total length of the day in Denham Springs, LA today (November 21, 2017) will be 10 hours and 28 minutes. [More]

Denham Springs, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Denham Springs, LA

Solar Energy Data in Denham Springs, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Denham Springs, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Denham Springs

Based on historical Denham Springs, 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 Denham Springs. [1]

Denham Springs has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.63 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.33 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Denham Springs that are always titled at the latitude of Denham Springs (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.63 kWh/m2/day and approximately 18% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.33 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 Denham Springs

Solar Radiation Data in Denham Springs, LA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Denham Springs.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Denham Springs, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Denham Springs

Denham Springs, 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 Denham Springs is October with an average of 5.69 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.6 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Denham Springs (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.72 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: Denham Springs vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Denham Springs

The average monthly solar radiation level in Denham Springs, 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 approximately 25% 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 Denham Springs 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 Denham Springs

Sunrise / Sunset in Denham Springs

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 21, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:35 pm
    • Sunset: 11:04 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:49 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:28
Solar Energy Statistics for Denham Springs

Best Months for Solar in Denham Springs

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (5.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.06 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.27 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Denham Springs

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

However, Denham Springs is in Livingston County and Livingston County has at least 4 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Denham Springs

The Power of Solar in Denham Springs, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Denham Springs, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Denham Springs

Denham Springs (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5580 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Denham Springs is October with an average of 540.17 kWhac, followed by May at 529.8 kWhac and August at 517.96 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Denham Springs (Louisiana) are January with an average of 373.57 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 377.84 kWhac and February at 380.74 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Denham Springs

Denham Springs Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Denham Springs averaged 9.82 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Denham Springs Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $17.42 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Denham Springs

Solar Energy Contractors in Denham Springs

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Denham Springs

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Denham Springs

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

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Weather Forecast for Denham Springs, LA [5]

Tue Nov 21
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 68°F
: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 36%
Wed Nov 22
60°F
Few Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 61°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 24%
Thu Nov 23
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 57°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Nov 24
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Nov 25
62°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 62°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sun Nov 26
61°F
Light Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 71%

More about Denham Springs

About Denham Springs

The city of Denham Springs, LA in Livingston County has an approximate population of 10,215. [6]

Denham Springs Solar Power

Denham Springs, LA Solar Energy

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

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