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Solar Energy in Winnsboro, LA

Solar Energy in Winnsboro

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Winnsboro with an average of 5.93 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Winnsboro

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Winnsboro

The total length of the day in Winnsboro, LA today (September 23, 2017) will be 12 hours and 03 minutes. [More]

Winnsboro, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Winnsboro, LA

Solar Energy Data in Winnsboro, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Winnsboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Winnsboro

Based on historical Winnsboro, 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 Winnsboro. [1]

Winnsboro has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Winnsboro that are always titled at the latitude of Winnsboro (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.14 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.62 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.46 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 Winnsboro

Solar Radiation Data in Winnsboro, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Winnsboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Winnsboro

Winnsboro, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.05 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Winnsboro is May with an average of 5.93 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.89 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.77 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Winnsboro (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.58 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.64 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.24 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Winnsboro

The average monthly solar radiation level in Winnsboro, LA, of 5.05 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 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 Winnsboro 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 Winnsboro

Sunrise / Sunset in Winnsboro

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:56 am
    • Sunset: 7:00 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:58 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:03
Solar Energy Statistics for Winnsboro

Best Months for Solar in Winnsboro

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.93 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.92 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.44 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Winnsboro

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

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

Solar Power Output in Winnsboro

The Power of Solar in Winnsboro, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Winnsboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Winnsboro

Winnsboro (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5728.21 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Winnsboro is May with an average of 560.13 kWhac, followed by April at 538.81 kWhac and June at 532.13 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Winnsboro (Louisiana) are January with an average of 363.98 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 366.33 kWhac and February at 405.44 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Winnsboro

Winnsboro Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Winnsboro 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]

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Winnsboro 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 Winnsboro

Solar Energy Contractors in Winnsboro

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Winnsboro

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Winnsboro

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

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Weather Forecast for Winnsboro, LA [5]

Sat Sep 23
73°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sun Sep 24
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 92°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 36%
Mon Sep 25
89°F
Few Clouds
Min: 69°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 12%
Tue Sep 26
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 66°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Sep 27
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 89°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Sep 28
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 80°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Winnsboro

About Winnsboro

The city of Winnsboro, LA in Franklin County has an approximate population of 4,910. [6]

Winnsboro Solar Power

Winnsboro, LA Solar Energy

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

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