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Solar Energy in Sibley, LA

Solar Energy in Sibley

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Sibley with an average of 6.02 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Sibley

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sibley

The total length of the day in Sibley, LA today (November 21, 2017) will be 10 hours and 20 minutes. [More]

Sibley, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sibley, LA

Solar Energy Data in Sibley, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sibley, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sibley

Based on historical Sibley, 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 Sibley. [1]

Sibley has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.37 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sibley that are always titled at the latitude of Sibley (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.02 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.52 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.37 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 Sibley

Solar Radiation Data in Sibley, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sibley, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sibley

Sibley, 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 Sibley is August with an average of 6.02 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.84 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Sibley (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.77 kWh/m2/day and November at 4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Sibley

The average monthly solar radiation level in Sibley, 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 Sibley 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 Sibley

Sunrise / Sunset in Sibley

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 21, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:49 pm
    • Sunset: 11:09 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:59 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:20
Solar Energy Statistics for Sibley

Best Months for Solar in Sibley

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.02 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.31 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.41 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sibley

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

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

Solar Power Output in Sibley

The Power of Solar in Sibley, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sibley, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sibley

Sibley (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5732.07 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Sibley is August with an average of 559.5 kWhac, followed by July at 542.83 kWhac and May at 529.75 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Sibley (Louisiana) are January with an average of 375.37 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 379.15 kWhac and November at 384.49 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Sibley

Sibley Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sibley averaged 9.82 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Sibley Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $17.42 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Sibley

Solar Energy Contractors in Sibley

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Sibley

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Sibley

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

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Weather Forecast for Sibley, LA [5]

Tue Nov 21
61°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 51°F
Max: 64°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Nov 22
53°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 33°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Nov 23
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 28°F
Max: 55°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Nov 24
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 28°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Nov 25
63°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 63°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Nov 26
62°F
Light Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 62°F
Light breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Sibley

About Sibley

The town of Sibley, LA in Webster County has an approximate population of 1,218. [6]

Sibley Solar Power

Sibley, LA Solar Energy

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

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