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San Marcos Electricity Rates

^ San Marcos, CA electricity rates recently averaged 14.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

San Marcos Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in San Marcos, CA is an estimated 55 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

San Marcos Natural Gas Rates

^ San Marcos, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 12.48$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in San Marcos, CA

Energy in San Marcos, CA

San Marcos, CA Electricity Rates

April 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2017, San Marcos's average rate of 14.09¢/kWh -- a difference of about +11% from the U.S. average of 12.70¢/kWh that month.[1]

San Marcos Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in San Marcos (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 14 percent -- from 12.40¢/kWh (April 2016) to 14.09¢/kWh (April 2017).[1]

April 2016

In April 2016, the average electricity rate in San Marcos (California) of 12.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the United States average of 12.43¢/kWh that month.[1]

San Marcos Electricity Statistics

San Marcos Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in San Marcos, CA in April 2017 were 14.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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: San Marcos versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of San Marcos electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

San Marcos, CA Solar Energy

Solar: San Marcos vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in San Marcos (measured on a monthly basis) is 13 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in San Marcos

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in San Marcos -- averaging an estimated 633 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (501 kWhac).[2]

Solar: San Marcos vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in San Marcos (measured monthly) is 55 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

San Marcos Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in San Marcos, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in San Marcos, CA is 5.77 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 San Marcos, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in San Marcos, CA is 6826 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in San Marcos.[2]

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

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San Marcos, CA Natural Gas Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2017, San Marcos's average rate of 12.48$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the U.S. average of 9.90$/Mcf that month.[3]

San Marcos Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in San Marcos (CA), natural gas rates increased about 18 percent -- from 10.60$/Mcf (March 2016) to 12.48$/Mcf (March 2017).[3]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in San Marcos (California) of 10.60$/Mcf -- a difference of about +15% from the United States average of 9.19$/Mcf that month.[3]

San Marcos Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in San Marcos

Average natural gas rates in San Marcos, CA in March 2017 were 12.48$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.90$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: San Marcos versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in San Marcos

Electric Companies in San Marcos

Electric companies providing service in or near San Marcos, CA.

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Gas Companies in San Marcos

Gas companies that offer service in or near San Marcos, CA.


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Solar Contractors in San Marcos

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near San Marcos, CA.

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More information about San Marcos

About San Marcos

San Marcos (CA) is a city in San Diego County with an estimated population of 83,781.[4]

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