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Solar Power in 70055 (Metairie, LA)

Solar Energy in 70055

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Solar Panels in 70055

Solar panels in 70055 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 70055

The total length of the day in 70055 (Metairie, LA) today (April 21, 2019) will be 13 hours and 05 minutes. [More]

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70055 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 70055 (Metairie, LA)

Solar Energy Data for 70055

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 70055.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 70055

Solar Radiation Data in 70055

Based on historical 70055 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 70055. [1]

The region associated with 70055 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.66 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.32 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 70055 that are always titled at the latitude of Metairie (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.14 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.66 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.32 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.

Solar Radiation Levels in 70055

Solar Radiation Data in 70055

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 70055

Solar Radiation Data in 70055

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Solar Power Comparison: 70055 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 70055

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Solar Power: 70055 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 70055 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).

Solar Data & Statistics for 70055

Sunrise / Sunset in 70055

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 21, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:26 am
    • Sunset: 12:31 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:59 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:05
Solar Energy Statistics for 70055

Best Months for Solar in 70055

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.05 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.26 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.42 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 70055

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 70055 at this current time.

However, 70055 is in Jefferson Parish County and Jefferson Parish County (LA) has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 70055

The Power of Solar in 70055

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 70055. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 70055. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 70055

Solar Radiation Data in 70055

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Solar Businesses in 70055

Solar Energy Contractors in 70055

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 70055.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 70055

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 70055.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 70055

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 70055.

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Weather Forecast for 70055 [5]

Sat Apr 20
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 49°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Apr 21
76°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Apr 22
80°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 81°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 69%
Tue Apr 23
82°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 82°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 90%
Wed Apr 24
79°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 65°F
Max: 82°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Apr 25
71°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 76°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 70055

About 70055

The ZIP code 70055 is associated with the city of Metairie in Jefferson Parish County in Louisiana.

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70055 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 70055, or for more solar-related resources for LA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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