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Surprise Electricity Rates

^ Surprise, AZ electricity rates recently averaged 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Surprise Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Surprise, AZ is an estimated 76 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Surprise Natural Gas Rates

^ Surprise, AZ natural gas rates recently averaged 23.32$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Surprise, AZ

Energy in Surprise, AZ

Surprise, AZ Electricity Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2017, Surprise's average rate of 12.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the U.S. average of 13.19¢/kWh that month.[1]

Surprise Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Surprise (AZ), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.56¢/kWh (August 2016) to 12.72¢/kWh (August 2017).[1]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Surprise (Arizona) of 12.56¢/kWh -- a difference of about -3% from the United States average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Surprise Electricity Statistics

Surprise Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Surprise, AZ in August 2017 were 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Surprise versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Surprise electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Surprise, AZ Solar Energy

Solar: Surprise vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Surprise (measured on a monthly basis) is 0 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Surprise

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Surprise -- averaging an estimated 689 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (522 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Surprise vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Surprise (measured monthly) is 76 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Surprise Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Surprise, AZ

The average monthly solar radiation level in Surprise, AZ is 6.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Surprise, AZ

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Surprise, AZ is 7432 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Surprise.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Surprise, AZ Natural Gas Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2017, Surprise's average rate of 23.32$/Mcf -- a difference of about +29% from the U.S. average of 18.09$/Mcf that month.[3]

Surprise Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Surprise (AZ), natural gas rates increased about 4 percent -- from 22.42$/Mcf (August 2016) to 23.32$/Mcf (August 2017).[3]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Surprise (Arizona) of 22.42$/Mcf -- a difference of about +27% from the United States average of 17.60$/Mcf that month.[3]

Surprise Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Surprise

Average natural gas rates in Surprise, AZ in August 2017 were 23.32$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.09$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Surprise versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Surprise natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Surprise

Electric Companies in Surprise

Electric companies providing service in or near Surprise, AZ.

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Gas Companies in Surprise

Gas companies that offer service in or near Surprise, AZ.


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Solar Contractors in Surprise

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Surprise, AZ.

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More information about Surprise

About Surprise

Surprise (AZ) is a city in Maricopa County with an estimated population of 117,517.[4]

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Surprise, AZ Energy

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