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Solar Energy in Mandeville, LA

Solar Energy in Mandeville

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Mandeville with an average of 5.73 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Mandeville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Mandeville

The total length of the day in Mandeville, LA today (July 25, 2017) will be 13 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

Mandeville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Mandeville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Mandeville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Mandeville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mandeville

Based on historical Mandeville, 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 Mandeville. [1]

Mandeville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.7 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Mandeville that are always titled at the latitude of Mandeville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.34 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.7 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 Mandeville

Solar Radiation Data in Mandeville, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Mandeville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mandeville

Mandeville, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Mandeville is May with an average of 5.73 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.63 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.6 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Mandeville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.5 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.87 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Mandeville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Mandeville, LA, of 5.02 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 24% 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 Mandeville 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 Mandeville

Sunrise / Sunset in Mandeville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 25, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:14 am
    • Sunset: 7:58 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Mandeville

Best Months for Solar in Mandeville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.73 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (6.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: May (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Mandeville

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

However, Mandeville is in St. Tammany County and St. Tammany County has at least 21 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Mandeville

The Power of Solar in Mandeville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Mandeville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mandeville

Mandeville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5672.98 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Mandeville is May with an average of 543.07 kWhac, followed by April at 519.55 kWhac and October at 517.41 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Mandeville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 351.74 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 384.89 kWhac and November at 429.39 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Mandeville

Mandeville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Mandeville 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: Mandeville

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Mandeville 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 Mandeville

Solar Energy Contractors in Mandeville

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Mandeville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Mandeville

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

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Weather Forecast for Mandeville, LA [5]

Tue Jul 25
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 24%
Wed Jul 26
91°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 27
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 81°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 49%
Fri Jul 28
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 82°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 9%
Sat Jul 29
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 83°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 21%
Sun Jul 30
82°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 85°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 61%

More about Mandeville

About Mandeville

The city of Mandeville, LA in St. Tammany County has an approximate population of 11,560. [6]

Mandeville Solar Power

Mandeville, LA Solar Energy

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

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