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

Gladstone's solar energy resources

On average, Gladstone receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.34 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Gladstone should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 16° to 26° and the optimal angle is 21°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.

Solar installations in Gladstone, NSW, 2440

There are 1546 solar PV installations in Gladstone's postcode, 2440, totaling 5450.09 kW of capacity. The 2440 postcode accounts for 0.101% of all the solar installations in Australia.


The average system size in Gladstone is 3.53kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Gladstone's postcode area are generating an average of 23653 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $212881 monthly and $2590046 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 2440 postcode is enough to fully power 1514 Australian homes.

Gladstone solar carbon offset

System owners in Gladstone's postcode are collectively avoiding 8633 tonnes (coal fired power) or 3453 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 1240 - 3099 cars off Gladstone's roads.

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Other related Gladstone information

Gladstone's coordinates are -31.022073,152.94899 and its weather station is located at Port Macquarie. Port Macquarie weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Gladstone: 4.34 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 3.79 m/s
  • Air pressure: 98.68 kPa
  • Humidity: 63.90%
  • Air temperature: 17.50 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:17.42 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Gladstone

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

Considering buying solar panels?

We have accredited installers servicing Gladstone and the Kempsey - Nambucca region. For more NSW solar power information, request a quick solar quote, view our current specials on fully installed solar power systems in New South Wales or call our Gladstone hotline on 133 SUN.

Home Battery Systems In Gladstone

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New South Wales, 2440