The following details estimate output for systems installed in Rockhampton , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Rockhampton region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Queensland team on 133-SUN.
Rockhampton's solar energy resources
On average, Rockhampton receives solar irradiation levels of around 5.31 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Rockhampton should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 8° to 18° and the optimal angle is 13°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.
Solar installations in Rockhampton, QLD, 4700
There are 1248 solar PV installations in Rockhampton's postcode, 4700, totaling 4155.88 kW of capacity. The 4700 postcode accounts for 0.082% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The average system size in Rockhampton is 3.33kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Rockhampton's postcode area are generating an average of 22068 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $198610 monthly and $2416416 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 4700 postcode is enough to fully power 1154 Australian homes.
Rockhampton solar carbon offset
System owners in Rockhampton's postcode are collectively avoiding 8055 tonnes (coal fired power) or 3222 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 1156 - 2891 cars off Rockhampton's roads.
Other related Rockhampton information
Rockhampton's coordinates are -23.378941,150.512323 and its weather station is located at Rockhampton Airport. Rockhampton Airport weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Rockhampton: 5.31 kWh/sq m/day
- Wind speed: 3.73 m/s
- Air pressure: 101.32 kPa
- Humidity: 67.79%
- Air temperature: 22.44 degrees C
- Earth temperature:23.56 degrees C
** Notes on system performance in Rockhampton
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Rockhampton households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
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