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Solar Energy in Sorrento, LA

Solar Energy in Sorrento

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Solar Panels in Sorrento

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sorrento

The total length of the day in Sorrento, LA today (December 07, 2021) will be 10 hours and 17 minutes. [More]

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Sorrento, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sorrento, LA

Solar Energy Data in Sorrento, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sorrento, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sorrento

Based on historical Sorrento, 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 Sorrento. [1]

Sorrento has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.63 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.27 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sorrento that are always titled at the latitude of Sorrento (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.1 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.63 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.27 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 Sorrento

Solar Radiation Data in Sorrento, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sorrento, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sorrento

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

Solar Power Levels in Sorrento

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Sorrento

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 07, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:46 am
    • Sunset: 5:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:17
Solar Energy Statistics for Sorrento

Best Months for Solar in Sorrento

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (5.92 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.03 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.3 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sorrento

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Solar Power Output in Sorrento

The Power of Solar in Sorrento, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sorrento, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Sorrento

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Cost of Utilities in Sorrento

Sorrento Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sorrento averaged 11.70 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2021, which was about 18% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.19¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Sorrento Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $17.22 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2021, which was approximately 15% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $20.22 per Mcf in September. [4]

Weather Forecast for Sorrento, LA [5]

Tue Dec 7
59°F
Light Rain
Min: 57°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Dec 8
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 71°F
Light breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 98%
Thu Dec 9
80°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 80°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 99%
Fri Dec 10
82°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 70°F
Max: 82°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 97%
Sat Dec 11
63°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 74°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Dec 12
55°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 57°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Sorrento

About Sorrento

The town of Sorrento, LA in Ascension County has an approximate population of 1,401. [6]

Sorrento Solar Power

Sorrento, LA Solar Energy

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

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