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Solar Energy in Grand Cane, LA

Solar Energy in Grand Cane

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Grand Cane with an average of 6.02 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Grand Cane

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Grand Cane

The total length of the day in Grand Cane, LA today (May 27, 2022) will be 14 hours and 2 minutes. [More]

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Grand Cane, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Grand Cane, LA

Solar Energy Data in Grand Cane, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Grand Cane, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Cane

Based on historical Grand Cane, 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 Grand Cane. [1]

Grand Cane has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Grand Cane that are always titled at the latitude of Grand Cane (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.06 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.57 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.43 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 Grand Cane

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Cane, LA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Grand Cane.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Grand Cane, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Cane

Grand Cane, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.26 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Grand Cane is August with an average of 6.02 kWh/m2/day, followed by September at 5.96 kWh/m2/day and July at 5.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Grand Cane (Louisiana) are February with an average of 4.31 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 4.39 kWh/m2/day and January at 4.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: Grand Cane vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Grand Cane

The average monthly solar radiation level in Grand Cane, LA, of 5.26 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 34% 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: Grand Cane vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Grand Cane 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 Grand Cane

Sunrise / Sunset in Grand Cane

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 27, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:11 am
    • Sunset: 8:13 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:2
Solar Energy Statistics for Grand Cane

Best Months for Solar in Grand Cane

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.02 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.42 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Grand Cane

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Solar Power Output in Grand Cane

The Power of Solar in Grand Cane, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Grand Cane, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Cane

Grand Cane (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5630.95 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Grand Cane is August with an average of 523.58 kWhac, followed by September at 507.55 kWhac and October at 504.9 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Grand Cane (Louisiana) are February with an average of 368.23 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 412.96 kWhac and November at 434.85 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Grand Cane

Grand Cane Electricity Costs

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Grand Cane Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Grand Cane, LA [5]

Fri May 27
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat May 28
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 60°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun May 29
92°F
Few Clouds
Min: 63°F
Max: 95°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 15%
Mon May 30
90°F
Few Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 19%
Tue May 31
92°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 95°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 27%
Wed Jun 1
93°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 8%

More about Grand Cane

About Grand Cane

The village of Grand Cane, LA in De Soto County has an approximate population of 242. [6]

Grand Cane Solar Power

Grand Cane, LA Solar Energy

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

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