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Solar Energy in Meadville, MS

Solar Energy in Meadville

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

Solar Panels in Meadville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Meadville

The total length of the day in Meadville, MS today (October 23, 2017) will be 11 hours and 07 minutes. [More]

Meadville, MS Solar Energy

Solar Power in Meadville, MS

Solar Energy Data in Meadville, MS

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Meadville, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

Based on historical Meadville, 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 Meadville. [1]

Meadville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.61 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.36 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Meadville that are always titled at the latitude of Meadville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.61 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.36 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 Meadville

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville, MS

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Meadville, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

Meadville, MS has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Meadville is October with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.58 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Meadville (Mississippi) are January with an average of 3.74 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.83 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.23 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Meadville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Meadville, MS, of 4.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 25% 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 Meadville 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 Meadville

Sunrise / Sunset in Meadville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:13 am
    • Sunset: 6:21 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:47 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:07
Solar Energy Statistics for Meadville

Best Months for Solar in Meadville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.83 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.26 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Meadville

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

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

Solar Power Output in Meadville

The Power of Solar in Meadville, MS

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Meadville, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

Meadville (MS) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5575.36 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Meadville is October with an average of 541.75 kWhac, followed by May at 526.7 kWhac and August at 515.86 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Meadville (Mississippi) are January with an average of 375.51 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 380.35 kWhac and February at 381.77 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Meadville

Meadville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Meadville averaged 11.10 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2017, which was about 15% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.12¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Meadville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Mississippi averaged $17.56 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2017, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.75 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Meadville

Solar Energy Contractors in Meadville

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Meadville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Meadville

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

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Weather Forecast for Meadville, MS [5]

Mon Oct 23
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Oct 24
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 66°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Oct 25
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 26
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 27
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 71°F
Light breeze: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 32%
Sat Oct 28
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 51°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 29%

More about Meadville

About Meadville

The town of Meadville, MS in Franklin County has an approximate population of 449. [6]

Meadville Solar Power

Meadville, MS Solar Energy

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

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