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Solar Energy in Bienville, LA

Solar Energy in Bienville

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

Solar Panels in Bienville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Bienville

The total length of the day in Bienville, LA today (January 24, 2022) will be 10 hours and 27 minutes. [More]

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Bienville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Bienville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Bienville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

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

Bienville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.36 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Bienville that are always titled at the latitude of Bienville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.01 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.52 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.36 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 Bienville

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

Bienville, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.25 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Bienville is September with an average of 5.87 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.86 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.69 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Bienville (Louisiana) are December with an average of 4.18 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.22 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Bienville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bienville, LA, of 5.25 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 41% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 20% 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: Bienville vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Bienville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 24, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:10 am
    • Sunset: 5:37 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:27
Solar Energy Statistics for Bienville

Best Months for Solar in Bienville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation September (5.87 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.94 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.34 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Bienville

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Bienville, LA at this current time.

Solar Power Output in Bienville

The Power of Solar in Bienville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

Bienville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5614.58 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Bienville is August with an average of 515.94 kWhac, followed by May at 511.98 kWhac and October at 509.46 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Bienville (Louisiana) are December with an average of 396.61 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 402 kWhac and February at 408.46 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Bienville

Bienville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Bienville averaged 11.70 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2021, which was about 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.11¢/kWh in October. [3]

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Bienville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $18.63 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2021, which was approximately 7% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.48 per Mcf in October. [4]

Weather Forecast for Bienville, LA [5]

Mon Jan 24
53°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 38°F
Max: 55°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 94%
Tue Jan 25
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 54°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 91%
Wed Jan 26
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 29°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 2%
Thu Jan 27
52°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 56°F
Light breeze: 5 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 67%
Fri Jan 28
38°F
Light Rain
Min: 34°F
Max: 44°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jan 29
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 26°F
Max: 52°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Bienville

About Bienville

The village of Bienville, LA in Bienville County has an approximate population of 218. [6]

Bienville Solar Power

Bienville, LA Solar Energy

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

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