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Solar Energy in Okolona, MS

Solar Energy in Okolona

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Solar Panels in Okolona

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Okolona

The total length of the day in Okolona, MS today (December 14, 2017) will be 09 hours and 54 minutes. [More]

Okolona, MS Solar Energy

Solar Power in Okolona, MS

Solar Energy Data in Okolona, MS

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Okolona, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Okolona

Based on historical Okolona, 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 Okolona. [1]

Okolona has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.44 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Okolona that are always titled at the latitude of Okolona (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.08 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.52 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% 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 Okolona

Solar Radiation Data in Okolona, MS

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Okolona, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Okolona

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

Solar Power Levels in Okolona

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Okolona 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 Okolona

Sunrise / Sunset in Okolona

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 14, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:52 pm
    • Sunset: 10:47 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:50 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:54
Solar Energy Statistics for Okolona

Best Months for Solar in Okolona

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (5.96 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.24 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.51 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Okolona

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

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

Solar Power Output in Okolona

The Power of Solar in Okolona, MS

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Okolona, MS

Solar Radiation Data in Okolona

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Cost of Utilities in Okolona

Okolona Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Okolona 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]

Solar Power Poll: Okolona

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Okolona 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 Okolona

Solar Energy Contractors in Okolona

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

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

Solar Energy Equipment in Okolona

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Okolona

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

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Weather Forecast for Okolona, MS [5]

Thu Dec 14
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 50°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 15
42°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 25°F
Max: 45°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 48%
Sat Dec 16
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 25°F
Max: 54°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sun Dec 17
54°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 65°F
Gale: 17 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 97%
Mon Dec 18
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 37°F
Max: 46°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 80%
Tue Dec 19
45°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 93%

More about Okolona

About Okolona

The city of Okolona, MS in Chickasaw County has an approximate population of 2,692. [6]

Okolona Solar Power

Okolona, MS Solar Energy

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

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