The following details estimate output for systems installed in Geelong , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Geelong region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Victoria team on 133-SUN.
Geelong's solar energy resources
On average, Geelong receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.15 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Geelong should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 23° to 33° and the optimal angle is 28°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.
Solar installations in Geelong, VIC, 3220
There are 600 solar PV installations in Geelong's postcode, 3220, totaling 2166.31 kW of capacity. The 3220 postcode accounts for 0.039% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The average system size in Geelong is 3.61kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Geelong's postcode area are generating an average of 8990 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $80912 monthly and $984425 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3220 postcode is enough to fully power 602 Australian homes.
Geelong solar carbon offset
System owners in Geelong's postcode are collectively avoiding 3281 tonnes (coal fired power) or 1313 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 471 - 1178 cars off Geelong's roads.
Other related Geelong information
Geelong's coordinates are -38.14729,144.360735 and its weather station is located at Geelong Arpt Aws. Geelong Arpt Aws weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Geelong: 4.15 kWh/sq m/day
- Wind speed: 4.70 m/s
- Air pressure: 100.46 kPa
- Humidity: 76.63%
- Air temperature: 13.54 degrees C
- Earth temperature:15.12 degrees C
** Notes on system performance in Geelong
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Geelong households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
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Home Battery Systems In Geelong
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