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Solar Energy in Grosse Tete, LA

Solar Energy in Grosse Tete

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

Solar Panels in Grosse Tete

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Grosse Tete

The total length of the day in Grosse Tete, LA today (August 22, 2017) will be 13 hours and 02 minutes. [More]

Grosse Tete, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Grosse Tete, LA

Solar Energy Data in Grosse Tete, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Grosse Tete, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grosse Tete

Based on historical Grosse Tete, 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 Grosse Tete. [1]

Grosse Tete has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.41 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Grosse Tete that are always titled at the latitude of Grosse Tete (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.15 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.67 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.41 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 Grosse Tete

Solar Radiation Data in Grosse Tete, LA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Grosse Tete.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Grosse Tete, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grosse Tete

Grosse Tete, 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 Grosse Tete 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 Grosse Tete (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: Grosse Tete vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Grosse Tete

The average monthly solar radiation level in Grosse Tete, 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 Grosse Tete 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 Grosse Tete

Sunrise / Sunset in Grosse Tete

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 22, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:37 am
    • Sunset: 7:39 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:08 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:02
Solar Energy Statistics for Grosse Tete

Best Months for Solar in Grosse Tete

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (5.93 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.29 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Grosse Tete

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

However, Grosse Tete is in Iberville County and Iberville County has at least 4 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Grosse Tete

The Power of Solar in Grosse Tete, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Grosse Tete, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grosse Tete

Grosse Tete (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5580.31 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Grosse Tete is October with an average of 540.05 kWhac, followed by May at 530.04 kWhac and August at 518.12 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Grosse Tete (Louisiana) are January with an average of 373.41 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 377.64 kWhac and February at 380.66 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Grosse Tete

Grosse Tete Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Grosse Tete 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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Grosse Tete 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 Grosse Tete

Solar Energy Contractors in Grosse Tete

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Grosse Tete

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Grosse Tete

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Weather Forecast for Grosse Tete, LA [5]

Tue Aug 22
93°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 32%
Wed Aug 23
89°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 78%
Cloud cover: 32%
Thu Aug 24
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 24%
Fri Aug 25
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 84°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 53%
Sat Aug 26
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 82°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Aug 27
82°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 35%

More about Grosse Tete

About Grosse Tete

The village of Grosse Tete, LA in Iberville County has an approximate population of 647. [6]

Grosse Tete Solar Power

Grosse Tete, LA Solar Energy

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

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