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Solar Power in 71403 (Anacoco, LA)

Solar Energy in 71403

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in 71403 with an average of 5.87 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 71403

Solar panels in 71403 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 71403

The total length of the day in 71403 (Anacoco, LA) today (December 09, 2022) will be 10 hours and 11 minutes. [More]

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Solar Energy in 71403 (Anacoco, LA)

Solar Energy Data for 71403

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 71403.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 71403

Solar Radiation Data in 71403

Based on historical 71403 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 71403. [1]

The region associated with 71403 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 71403 that are always titled at the latitude of Anacoco (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.04 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.56 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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 71403

Solar Radiation Data in 71403

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 71403.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 71403

Solar Radiation Data in 71403

The region associated with 71403 has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.3 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 71403 is October with an average of 5.87 kWh/m2/day, followed by September at 5.84 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.79 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 71403 are December with an average of 4.27 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.45 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.64 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: 71403 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 71403

The average monthly solar radiation level in 71403, of 5.3 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 35% greater than the average level of 3.93 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 20% less than the average level of 6.61 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: 71403 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 71403 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 71403

Sunrise / Sunset in 71403

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 09, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:00 am
    • Sunset: 5:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:11
Solar Energy Statistics for 71403

Best Months for Solar in 71403

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.87 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.91 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: August (4.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.21 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 71403

We do not have data on solar panel installations in ZIP Code 71403 at the current time.

Solar Power Output in 71403

The Power of Solar in 71403

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 71403. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 71403. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 71403

Solar Radiation Data in 71403

71403 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5676.71 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 71403 is October with an average of 526.28 kWhac, followed by August at 509.19 kWhac and September at 506.28 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 71403 are February with an average of 392.63 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 402.31 kWhac and January at 421.72 kWhac. [2]

Weather Forecast for 71403 [5]

Fri Dec 9
77°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 78°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 15%
Sat Dec 10
75°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 85%
Sun Dec 11
68°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Dec 12
64°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 59°F
Max: 66°F
Light breeze: 6 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Dec 13
68°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Dec 14
63°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 63°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 91%

More about 71403

About 71403

The ZIP code 71403 is associated with the city of Anacoco in Vernon County in Louisiana.

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71403 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 71403, or for more solar-related resources for LA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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