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

Brisbane's solar energy resources

On average, Brisbane receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.81 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Brisbane should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 12° to 22° and the optimal angle is 17°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.

Solar installations in Brisbane, QLD, 4001

There are 12 solar PV installations in Brisbane's postcode, 4001, totaling 117.19 kW of capacity. The 4001 postcode accounts for 0.001% of all the solar installations in Australia.

The average system size in Brisbane is 9.77kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Brisbane's postcode area are generating an average of 564 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $5073 monthly and $61723 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 4001 postcode is enough to fully power 33 Australian homes.

Brisbane solar carbon offset

System owners in Brisbane's postcode are collectively avoiding 206 tonnes (coal fired power) or 82 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 30 - 74 cars off Brisbane's roads.

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Other related Brisbane information

Brisbane's coordinates are -27.46758,153.027892 and its weather station is located at Archefield/Brisbane. Archefield/Brisbane weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Brisbane: 4.81 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 3.28 m/s
  • Air pressure: 100.39 kPa
  • Humidity: 72.36%
  • Air temperature: 19.88 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:22.81 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Brisbane

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

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