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Solar Energy in Jonesboro, LA

Solar Energy in Jonesboro

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Solar Panels in Jonesboro

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Jonesboro

The total length of the day in Jonesboro, LA today (August 12, 2020) will be 13 hours and 23 minutes. [More]

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Jonesboro, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Jonesboro, LA

Solar Energy Data in Jonesboro, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Jonesboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jonesboro

Based on historical Jonesboro, 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 Jonesboro. [1]

Jonesboro has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Jonesboro that are always titled at the latitude of Jonesboro (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.56 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.4 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 Jonesboro

Solar Radiation Data in Jonesboro, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Jonesboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jonesboro

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

Solar Power Levels in Jonesboro

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Jonesboro

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 12, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:33 am
    • Sunset: 12:57 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:23
Solar Energy Statistics for Jonesboro

Best Months for Solar in Jonesboro

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.37 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Jonesboro

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

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

Solar Power Output in Jonesboro

The Power of Solar in Jonesboro, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Jonesboro, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Jonesboro

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Cost of Utilities in Jonesboro

Jonesboro Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Jonesboro averaged 9.66 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2020, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.14¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Jonesboro

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Jonesboro Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $13.64 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2020, which was approximately 15% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.85 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Jonesboro, LA [5]

Wed Aug 12
83°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 95°F
Calm: 2 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 75%
Thu Aug 13
93°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 96°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 5%
Fri Aug 14
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 95°F
Calm: 2 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 67%
Sat Aug 15
97°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 74°F
Max: 101°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 16
100°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 74°F
Max: 104°F
Light breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Aug 17
99°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 101°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 97%

More about Jonesboro

About Jonesboro

The town of Jonesboro, LA in Jackson County has an approximate population of 4,704. [6]

Jonesboro Solar Power

Jonesboro, LA Solar Energy

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

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