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Solar Energy in Mansfield, LA

Solar Energy in Mansfield

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Mansfield with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Mansfield

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Mansfield

The total length of the day in Mansfield, LA today (December 12, 2017) will be 10 hours and 04 minutes. [More]

Mansfield, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Mansfield, LA

Solar Energy Data in Mansfield, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Mansfield, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mansfield

Based on historical Mansfield, 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 Mansfield. [1]

Mansfield has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.55 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Mansfield that are always titled at the latitude of Mansfield (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.55 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.4 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 Mansfield

Solar Radiation Data in Mansfield, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Mansfield, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mansfield

Mansfield, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Mansfield is August with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.86 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.83 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Mansfield (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.69 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.76 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.99 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Mansfield

The average monthly solar radiation level in Mansfield, LA, of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 36% 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 Mansfield 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 Mansfield

Sunrise / Sunset in Mansfield

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:06 pm
    • Sunset: 11:11 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:08 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:04
Solar Energy Statistics for Mansfield

Best Months for Solar in Mansfield

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.04 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.29 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.39 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Mansfield

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

However, Mansfield is in De Soto County and De Soto County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Mansfield

The Power of Solar in Mansfield, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Mansfield, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Mansfield

Mansfield (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5734.32 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Mansfield is August with an average of 560.51 kWhac, followed by July at 544.54 kWhac and May at 531.16 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Mansfield (Louisiana) are January with an average of 374.37 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 377.95 kWhac and November at 383.54 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Mansfield

Mansfield Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Mansfield averaged 9.87 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Mansfield Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $16.60 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Mansfield

Solar Energy Contractors in Mansfield

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Mansfield

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Mansfield

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

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Weather Forecast for Mansfield, LA [5]

Mon Dec 11
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 49°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Dec 12
53°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 13
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 60°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 14
59°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 59°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 35%
Fri Dec 15
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 33°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Dec 16
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 62°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Mansfield

About Mansfield

The city of Mansfield, LA in De Soto County has an approximate population of 5,001. [6]

Mansfield Solar Power

Mansfield, LA Solar Energy

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

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