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Solar Energy in Mamou, LA

Solar Energy in Mamou

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Mamou with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Mamou

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Mamou

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

Mamou, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Mamou, LA

Solar Energy Data in Mamou, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Mamou, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mamou

Based on historical Mamou, 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 Mamou. [1]

Mamou 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 4.38 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Mamou that are always titled at the latitude of Mamou (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.1 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.63 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.38 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 Mamou

Solar Radiation Data in Mamou, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Mamou, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mamou

Mamou, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Mamou is May with an average of 5.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.63 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Mamou (Louisiana) are December with an average of 3.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.78 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.53 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Mamou

The average monthly solar radiation level in Mamou, LA, of 5.03 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 (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 Mamou 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 Mamou

Sunrise / Sunset in Mamou

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 19, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:39 am
    • Sunset: 7:46 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:13 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:07
Solar Energy Statistics for Mamou

Best Months for Solar in Mamou

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.24 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Mamou

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

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

Solar Power Output in Mamou

The Power of Solar in Mamou, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Mamou, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mamou

Mamou (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5691.73 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Mamou is May with an average of 539.52 kWhac, followed by August at 520.01 kWhac and October at 517.62 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Mamou (Louisiana) are December with an average of 371.75 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 382.7 kWhac and November at 428.56 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Mamou

Mamou Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Mamou 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]

Solar Power Poll: Mamou

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Mamou 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 Mamou

Solar Energy Contractors in Mamou

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Mamou

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Mamou

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

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Weather Forecast for Mamou, LA [5]

Fri Aug 18
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 78°F
Max: 78°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Aug 19
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 20
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 76°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Aug 21
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 74°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 22
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 12%
Wed Aug 23
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 89°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 23%

More about Mamou

About Mamou

The town of Mamou, LA in Evangeline County has an approximate population of 3,242. [6]

Mamou Solar Power

Mamou, LA Solar Energy

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

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