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Solar Energy in Kosciusko, MS

Solar Energy in Kosciusko

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Kosciusko with an average of 5.9 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Kosciusko

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Kosciusko

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

Kosciusko, MS Solar Energy

Solar Power in Kosciusko, MS

Solar Energy Data in Kosciusko, MS

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Kosciusko, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Kosciusko

Based on historical Kosciusko, 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 Kosciusko. [1]

Kosciusko has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.55 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.41 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Kosciusko that are always titled at the latitude of Kosciusko (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.09 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.55 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.41 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 Kosciusko

Solar Radiation Data in Kosciusko, MS

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Kosciusko, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Kosciusko

Kosciusko, MS 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 Kosciusko is May with an average of 5.9 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.85 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Kosciusko (Mississippi) are January with an average of 3.59 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.66 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.26 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Kosciusko

The average monthly solar radiation level in Kosciusko, MS, 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 Kosciusko 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 Kosciusko

Sunrise / Sunset in Kosciusko

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:47 am
    • Sunset: 6:52 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:50 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:05
Solar Energy Statistics for Kosciusko

Best Months for Solar in Kosciusko

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.5 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Kosciusko

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

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

Solar Power Output in Kosciusko

The Power of Solar in Kosciusko, MS

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Kosciusko, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Kosciusko

Kosciusko (MS) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5723.14 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Kosciusko is May with an average of 557.13 kWhac, followed by April at 537.34 kWhac and June at 528.62 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Kosciusko (Mississippi) are January with an average of 365.65 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 368.46 kWhac and February at 406.56 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Kosciusko

Kosciusko Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Kosciusko averaged 11.40 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 14% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Kosciusko Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Mississippi averaged $16.51 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 3% more 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 Kosciusko

Solar Energy Contractors in Kosciusko

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Kosciusko

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Kosciusko

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

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Weather Forecast for Kosciusko, MS [5]

Sat Sep 23
94°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 74°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Sep 24
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Sep 25
86°F
Few Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 20%
Tue Sep 26
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 84°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 23%
Wed Sep 27
81°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 31%
Thu Sep 28
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 78°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Kosciusko

About Kosciusko

The city of Kosciusko, MS in Attala County has an approximate population of 7,402. [6]

Kosciusko Solar Power

Kosciusko, MS Solar Energy

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

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