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Solar Energy in Hosston, LA

Solar Energy in Hosston

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Hosston with an average of 5.98 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Hosston

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Hosston

The total length of the day in Hosston, LA today (October 07, 2022) will be 11 hours and 39 minutes. [More]

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Hosston, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Hosston, LA

Solar Energy Data in Hosston, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Hosston, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Hosston

Based on historical Hosston, 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 Hosston. [1]

Hosston has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.39 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Hosston that are always titled at the latitude of Hosston (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.03 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 4.39 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 Hosston

Solar Radiation Data in Hosston, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Hosston, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Hosston

Hosston, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.32 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Hosston is July with an average of 5.98 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.96 kWh/m2/day and September at 5.96 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Hosston (Louisiana) are December with an average of 4.1 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.59 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.67 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Hosston

The average monthly solar radiation level in Hosston, LA, of 5.32 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: Hosston vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Hosston

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 07, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:13 am
    • Sunset: 6:52 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:39
Solar Energy Statistics for Hosston

Best Months for Solar in Hosston

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (6.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.53 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Hosston

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Solar Power Output in Hosston

The Power of Solar in Hosston, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Hosston, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Hosston

Hosston (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5692.48 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Hosston is July with an average of 522.44 kWhac, followed by August at 521.65 kWhac and October at 514.2 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Hosston (Louisiana) are December with an average of 391.16 kWhac, followed by February with an average of 397.28 kWhac and November at 434.12 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Hosston

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Weather Forecast for Hosston, LA [5]

Fri Oct 7
83°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 85°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Oct 8
78°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 41%
Sun Oct 9
83°F
Few Clouds
Min: 56°F
Max: 83°F
Light breeze: 5 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 11%
Mon Oct 10
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 87°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 4%
Tue Oct 11
85°F
Few Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 23%
Wed Oct 12
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 6%

More about Hosston

About Hosston

The village of Hosston, LA in Caddo County has an approximate population of 318. [6]

Hosston Solar Power

Hosston, LA Solar Energy

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

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