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Solar Energy in Amory, MS

Solar Energy in Amory

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Amory with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Amory

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Amory

The total length of the day in Amory, MS today (December 17, 2017) will be 09 hours and 53 minutes. [More]

Amory, MS Solar Energy

Solar Power in Amory, MS

Solar Energy Data in Amory, MS

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Amory, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Amory

Based on historical Amory, MS data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Amory. [1]

Amory has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.51 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.42 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Amory that are always titled at the latitude of Amory (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.07 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.51 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% 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 Amory

Solar Radiation Data in Amory, MS

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Amory, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Amory

Amory, MS has a average annual solar radiation value of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Amory is April with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.66 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Amory (Mississippi) are December with an average of 3.52 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.18 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Amory

The average monthly solar radiation level in Amory, MS, of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 34% 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 Amory 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 Amory

Sunrise / Sunset in Amory

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 17, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:53 pm
    • Sunset: 10:47 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:50 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:53
Solar Energy Statistics for Amory

Best Months for Solar in Amory

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.48 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Amory

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

However, Amory is in Monroe County and Monroe County has at least 1 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Amory

The Power of Solar in Amory, MS

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Amory, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Amory

Amory (MS) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5699.17 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Amory is April with an average of 537.41 kWhac, followed by March at 532.87 kWhac and May at 531.3 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Amory (Mississippi) are December with an average of 359.27 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 387.36 kWhac and February at 391.12 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Amory

Amory Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Amory averaged 11.09 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Amory Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Mississippi averaged $18.15 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 7% more 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 Amory

Solar Energy Contractors in Amory

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Amory, MS.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Amory

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Amory, MS.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Amory

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Amory, MS.

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Weather Forecast for Amory, MS [5]

Sun Dec 17
50°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 54°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 92%
Mon Dec 18
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 2 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 88%
Tue Dec 19
60°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Dec 20
66°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 68°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 99%
Thu Dec 21
66°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 22
49°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 51°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 88%

More about Amory

About Amory

The city of Amory, MS in Monroe County has an approximate population of 7,316. [6]

Amory Solar Power

Amory, MS Solar Energy

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

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