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Solar Energy in Kilbourne, LA

Solar Energy in Kilbourne

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Kilbourne with an average of 5.9 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Kilbourne

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Kilbourne

The total length of the day in Kilbourne, LA today (July 20, 2017) will be 14 hours and 00 minutes. [More]

Kilbourne, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Kilbourne, LA

Solar Energy Data in Kilbourne, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Kilbourne, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kilbourne

Based on historical Kilbourne, 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 Kilbourne. [1]

Kilbourne has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.6 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.54 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Kilbourne that are always titled at the latitude of Kilbourne (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.14 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.6 kWh/m2/day and approximately 13% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.54 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 Kilbourne

Solar Radiation Data in Kilbourne, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Kilbourne, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kilbourne

Kilbourne, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.05 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Kilbourne is May with an average of 5.9 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.86 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Kilbourne (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.59 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.66 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Kilbourne

The average monthly solar radiation level in Kilbourne, LA, of 5.05 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 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 Kilbourne 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 Kilbourne

Sunrise / Sunset in Kilbourne

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:11 am
    • Sunset: 8:12 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:00
Solar Energy Statistics for Kilbourne

Best Months for Solar in Kilbourne

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (6.01 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.62 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Kilbourne

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

However, Kilbourne is in West Carroll County and West Carroll County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Kilbourne

The Power of Solar in Kilbourne, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Kilbourne, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kilbourne

Kilbourne (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5723.5 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Kilbourne is May with an average of 557.33 kWhac, followed by April at 537.44 kWhac and June at 528.85 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Kilbourne (Louisiana) are January with an average of 365.55 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 368.33 kWhac and February at 406.49 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Kilbourne

Kilbourne Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Kilbourne averaged 9.35 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Kilbourne

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Kilbourne Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $13.94 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 22% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.38 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Kilbourne

Solar Energy Contractors in Kilbourne

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Kilbourne produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Kilbourne

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Kilbourne

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

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Weather Forecast for Kilbourne, LA [5]

Thu Jul 20
95°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 78°F
Max: 97°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 21
94°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 22
92°F
Few Clouds
Min: 78°F
Max: 93°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 12%
Sun Jul 23
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 89°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 16%
Mon Jul 24
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 87°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 30%
Tue Jul 25
87°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 87°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 8%

More about Kilbourne

About Kilbourne

The village of Kilbourne, LA in West Carroll County has an approximate population of 416. [6]

Kilbourne Solar Power

Kilbourne, LA Solar Energy

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

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