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Solar Energy in Bay Springs, MS

Solar Energy in Bay Springs

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Bay Springs with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Bay Springs

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Bay Springs

The total length of the day in Bay Springs, MS today (December 17, 2017) will be 10 hours and 03 minutes. [More]

Bay Springs, MS Solar Energy

Solar Power in Bay Springs, MS

Solar Energy Data in Bay Springs, MS

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Bay Springs, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Bay Springs

Based on historical Bay Springs, 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 Bay Springs. [1]

Bay Springs has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.61 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.44 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Bay Springs that are always titled at the latitude of Bay Springs (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.13 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.61 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.44 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 Bay Springs

Solar Radiation Data in Bay Springs, MS

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Bay Springs.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Bay Springs, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Bay Springs

Bay Springs, MS has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.99 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Bay Springs is April with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.69 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Bay Springs (Mississippi) are January with an average of 3.54 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.85 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: Bay Springs vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Bay Springs

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bay Springs, MS, of 4.99 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 Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs

Sunrise / Sunset in Bay Springs

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 17, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:51 am
    • Sunset: 4:55 pm
    • Solar Noon: 11:53 am
    • Length of Day: 10:03
Solar Energy Statistics for Bay Springs

Best Months for Solar in Bay Springs

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.07 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.41 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Bay Springs

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

However, Bay Springs is in Jasper County and Jasper County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Bay Springs

The Power of Solar in Bay Springs, MS

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Bay Springs, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Bay Springs

Bay Springs (MS) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5654.85 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Bay Springs is May with an average of 532.07 kWhac, followed by April at 531.24 kWhac and July at 528.05 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Bay Springs (Mississippi) are January with an average of 357.51 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 388.72 kWhac and November at 406.32 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Bay Springs

Bay Springs Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Bay Springs 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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Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs

Solar Energy Contractors in Bay Springs

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Bay Springs produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Bay Springs

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Bay Springs

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

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Weather Forecast for Bay Springs, MS [5]

Sun Dec 17
55°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 45°F
Max: 55°F
Light breeze: 2 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 32%
Mon Dec 18
62°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 62°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 94%
Cloud cover: 88%
Tue Dec 19
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 70°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed Dec 20
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 70°F
: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 55%
Thu Dec 21
72°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 72°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 38%
Fri Dec 22
49°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 52°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 58%

More about Bay Springs

About Bay Springs

The city of Bay Springs, MS in Jasper County has an approximate population of 1,786. [6]

Bay Springs Solar Power

Bay Springs, MS Solar Energy

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

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