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

Poowong's solar energy resources

On average, Poowong receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.15 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Poowong 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 Poowong, VIC, 3988

There are 110 solar PV installations in Poowong's postcode, 3988, totaling 391.68 kW of capacity. The 3988 postcode accounts for 0.007% of all the solar installations in Australia.


The average system size in Poowong is 3.56kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Poowong's postcode area are generating an average of 1625 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $14629 monthly and $177989 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3988 postcode is enough to fully power 109 Australian homes.

Poowong solar carbon offset

System owners in Poowong's postcode are collectively avoiding 593 tonnes (coal fired power) or 237 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 85 - 213 cars off Poowong's roads.

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Other related Poowong information

Poowong's coordinates are -38.342951,145.765454 and its weather station is located at Wonthaggi. Wonthaggi weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Poowong: 4.15 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 3.25 m/s
  • Air pressure: 100.24 kPa
  • Humidity: 77.65%
  • Air temperature: 13.95 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:15.05 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Poowong

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

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We have accredited installers servicing Poowong and the Gippsland - South West region. For more VIC solar power information, request a quick solar quote, view our current specials on fully installed solar power systems in Victoria or call our Poowong hotline on 133 SUN.

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