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Solar Energy in Jackson, LA

Solar Energy in Jackson

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Solar Panels in Jackson

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Jackson

The total length of the day in Jackson, LA today (July 31, 2021) will be 13 hours and 40 minutes. [More]

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Jackson, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Jackson, LA

Solar Energy Data in Jackson, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Jackson, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jackson

Based on historical Jackson, 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 Jackson. [1]

Jackson has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Jackson that are always titled at the latitude of Jackson (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.1 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.62 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.35 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 Jackson

Solar Radiation Data in Jackson, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Jackson, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jackson

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

Solar Power Levels in Jackson

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Jackson

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 31, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:20 am
    • Sunset: 1:01 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:40
Solar Energy Statistics for Jackson

Best Months for Solar in Jackson

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (5.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: May (5.02 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.26 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Jackson

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

However, Jackson is in East Feliciana County and East Feliciana County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Jackson

The Power of Solar in Jackson, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Jackson, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jackson

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Cost of Utilities in Jackson

Jackson Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Jackson averaged 11.68 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2021, which was about 15% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.71¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Jackson Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $13.37 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2021, which was approximately 5% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $14.01 per Mcf in April. [4]

Weather Forecast for Jackson, LA [5]

Sat Jul 31
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 78%
Sun Aug 1
90°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 85%
Mon Aug 2
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 87°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 66%
Tue Aug 3
86°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 30%
Wed Aug 4
80°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 83°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Aug 5
89°F
Few Clouds
Min: 69°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 19%

More about Jackson

About Jackson

The town of Jackson, LA in East Feliciana County has an approximate population of 3,842. [6]

Jackson Solar Power

Jackson, LA Solar Energy

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

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