The following details estimate output for systems installed in Port Augusta , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Outback - North and East region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly South Australia team on 133-SUN.
Port Augusta's solar energy resources
On average, Port Augusta receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.98 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Port Augusta should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 17° to 27° and the optimal angle is 22°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.
Solar installations in Port Augusta, SA, 5700
There are 1504 solar PV installations in Port Augusta's postcode, 5700, totaling 6057.53 kW of capacity. The 5700 postcode accounts for 0.098% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The average system size in Port Augusta is 4.03kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Port Augusta's postcode area are generating an average of 30166 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $271498 monthly and $3303232 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 5700 postcode is enough to fully power 1683 Australian homes.
Port Augusta solar carbon offset
System owners in Port Augusta's postcode are collectively avoiding 11011 tonnes (coal fired power) or 4404 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 1581 - 3952 cars off Port Augusta's roads.
Other related Port Augusta information
Port Augusta's coordinates are -32.491582,137.762118 and its weather station is located at Port Augusta. Port Augusta weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Port Augusta: 4.98 kWh/sq m/day
- Wind speed: 4.24 m/s
- Air pressure: 99.64 kPa
- Humidity: 58.13%
- Air temperature: 18.79 degrees C
- Earth temperature:20.04 degrees C
** Notes on system performance in Port Augusta
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Port Augusta households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
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Home Battery Systems In Port Augusta
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