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

South Gladstone's solar energy resources

On average, South Gladstone receives solar irradiation levels of around 5.49 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in South Gladstone 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 South Gladstone, QLD, 4680

There are 5225 solar PV installations in South Gladstone's postcode, 4680, totaling 18642.15 kW of capacity. The 4680 postcode accounts for 0.342% of all the solar installations in Australia.


The average system size in South Gladstone is 3.57kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in South Gladstone's postcode area are generating an average of 102345 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $921109 monthly and $11206822 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 4680 postcode is enough to fully power 5178 Australian homes.

South Gladstone solar carbon offset

System owners in South Gladstone's postcode are collectively avoiding 37356 tonnes (coal fired power) or 14942 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 5363 - 13408 cars off South Gladstone's roads.

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Other related South Gladstone information

South Gladstone's coordinates are -23.842101,151.250819 and its weather station is located at Gladstone. Gladstone weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in South Gladstone: 5.49 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 4.91 m/s
  • Air pressure: 100.67 kPa
  • Humidity: 70.92%
  • Air temperature: 22.38 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:24.01 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in South Gladstone

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

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

Home Battery Systems In South Gladstone

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