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Solar Energy in Saint Francisville, LA

Solar Energy in Saint Francisville

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in Saint Francisville with an average of 5.69 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Saint Francisville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Saint Francisville

The total length of the day in Saint Francisville, LA today (September 23, 2017) will be 12 hours and 05 minutes. [More]

Saint Francisville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Saint Francisville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Saint Francisville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Saint Francisville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Francisville

Based on historical Saint Francisville, 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 Saint Francisville. [1]

Saint Francisville 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 4.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Saint Francisville that are always titled at the latitude of Saint Francisville (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 4.42 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 Saint Francisville

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Francisville, LA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Saint Francisville.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Saint Francisville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Francisville

Saint Francisville, 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 Saint Francisville is October with an average of 5.69 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.59 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.57 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Saint Francisville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.23 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Saint Francisville vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Saint Francisville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Saint Francisville, 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 approximately 25% 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 Saint Francisville 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 Saint Francisville

Sunrise / Sunset in Saint Francisville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:54 am
    • Sunset: 7:00 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:05
Solar Energy Statistics for Saint Francisville

Best Months for Solar in Saint Francisville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.34 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Saint Francisville

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

However, Saint Francisville is in West Feliciana County and West Feliciana County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Saint Francisville

The Power of Solar in Saint Francisville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Saint Francisville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Saint Francisville

Saint Francisville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5578.75 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Saint Francisville is October with an average of 540.66 kWhac, followed by May at 528.89 kWhac and August at 517.35 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Saint Francisville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 374.15 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 378.59 kWhac and February at 381.06 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Saint Francisville

Saint Francisville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Saint Francisville averaged 10.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Saint Francisville

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Saint Francisville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $15.85 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.98 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Saint Francisville

Solar Energy Contractors in Saint Francisville

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Saint Francisville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Saint Francisville

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

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Weather Forecast for Saint Francisville, LA [5]

Sat Sep 23
94°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Sep 24
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Sep 25
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 87°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 20%
Tue Sep 26
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 2%
Wed Sep 27
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 41%
Thu Sep 28
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 80°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Saint Francisville

About Saint Francisville

The town of Saint Francisville, LA in West Feliciana County has an approximate population of 1,765. [6]

Saint Francisville Solar Power

Saint Francisville, LA Solar Energy

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

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