The following details estimate output for systems installed in Ballarat , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Ballarat region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Victoria team on 133-SUN.

Ballarat's solar energy resources

On average, Ballarat receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.06 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Ballarat should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 22° to 32° and the optimal angle is 27°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.

Solar installations in Ballarat, VIC, 3350

There are 2191 solar PV installations in Ballarat's postcode, 3350, totaling 7190.86 kW of capacity. The 3350 postcode accounts for 0.143% of all the solar installations in Australia.


The average system size in Ballarat is 3.28kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Ballarat's postcode area are generating an average of 29195 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $262754 monthly and $3196841 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3350 postcode is enough to fully power 1997 Australian homes.

Ballarat solar carbon offset

System owners in Ballarat's postcode are collectively avoiding 10656 tonnes (coal fired power) or 4262 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 1530 - 3825 cars off Ballarat's roads.

Ballarat solar specials

Other related Ballarat information

Ballarat's coordinates are -37.563318,143.863715 and its weather station is located at Ballarat. Ballarat weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Ballarat: 4.06 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 3.78 m/s
  • Air pressure: 99.39 kPa
  • Humidity: 61.57%
  • Air temperature: 14.32 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:15.23 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Ballarat

Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Ballarat households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.

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Home Battery Systems In Ballarat

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