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Pismo Beach Electricity Rates

^ Pismo Beach, CA electricity rates recently averaged 18.29¢/kWh -- an estimated 40 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Pismo Beach Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Pismo Beach, CA is an estimated 60 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Pismo Beach Natural Gas Rates

^ Pismo Beach, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 1 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Pismo Beach, CA

Energy in Pismo Beach, CA

Pismo Beach, CA Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Pismo Beach's average rate of 18.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +40% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Pismo Beach Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Pismo Beach (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 17.74¢/kWh (May 2016) to 18.29¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Pismo Beach (California) of 17.74¢/kWh -- a difference of about +39% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Pismo Beach Electricity Statistics

Pismo Beach Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Pismo Beach, CA in May 2017 were 18.29¢/kWh -- an estimated 40 percent more 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: Pismo Beach versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Pismo Beach electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Pismo Beach, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Pismo Beach vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Pismo Beach (measured on a monthly basis) is 10 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Pismo Beach

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Pismo Beach -- averaging an estimated 687 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (490 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Pismo Beach vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Pismo Beach (measured monthly) is 60 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Pismo Beach Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Pismo Beach, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Pismo Beach, CA is 5.96 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 Pismo Beach, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Pismo Beach, CA is 7142 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Pismo Beach.[2]

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

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Pismo Beach, CA Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Pismo Beach's average rate of 13.04$/Mcf -- a difference of about -1% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Pismo Beach Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Pismo Beach (CA), natural gas rates increased about 13 percent -- from 11.52$/Mcf (May 2016) to 13.04$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Pismo Beach (California) of 11.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -1% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Pismo Beach Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Pismo Beach

Average natural gas rates in Pismo Beach, CA in May 2017 were 13.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 1 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Pismo Beach versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Pismo Beach

Electric Companies in Pismo Beach

Electric companies providing service in or near Pismo Beach, CA.

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Gas Companies in Pismo Beach

Gas companies that offer service in or near Pismo Beach, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Pismo Beach

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Pismo Beach, CA.

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More information about Pismo Beach

About Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach (CA) is a city in San Luis Obispo County with an estimated population of 7,655.[4]

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