The following details estimate output for systems installed in Albany , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Albany region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Western Australia team on 133-SUN.
Albany's solar energy resources
On average, Albany receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.33 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Albany should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 20° to 30° and the optimal angle is 25°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.
Solar installations in Albany, WA, 6330
There are 2038 solar PV installations in Albany's postcode, 6330, totaling 5676.52 kW of capacity. The 6330 postcode accounts for 0.133% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The average system size in Albany is 2.79kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Albany's postcode area are generating an average of 24579 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $221214 monthly and $2691437 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 6330 postcode is enough to fully power 1577 Australian homes.
Albany solar carbon offset
System owners in Albany's postcode are collectively avoiding 8971 tonnes (coal fired power) or 3589 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 1288 - 3220 cars off Albany's roads.
Other related Albany information
Albany's coordinates are -35.023873,117.883543 and its weather station is located at Albany Airport. Albany Airport weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Albany: 4.33 kWh/sq m/day
- Wind speed: 5.53 m/s
- Air pressure: 100.84 kPa
- Humidity: 75.38%
- Air temperature: 15.38 degrees C
- Earth temperature:17.40 degrees C
** Notes on system performance in Albany
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Albany households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
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