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Seattle Electricity Rates

^ Seattle, WA electricity rates recently averaged 10.20¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Seattle Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Seattle, WA is an estimated 1 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Seattle Natural Gas Rates

^ Seattle, WA natural gas rates recently averaged 11.77$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Seattle, WA

Energy in Seattle, WA

Seattle, WA Electricity Rates

May 2021

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2021, Seattle's average rate of 10.20¢/kWh -- a difference of about -26% from the U.S. average of 13.71¢/kWh that month.[1]

Seattle Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Seattle (WA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 9.87¢/kWh (May 2020) to 10.20¢/kWh (May 2021).[1]

May 2020

In May 2020, the average electricity rate in Seattle (Washington) of 9.87¢/kWh -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Seattle Electricity Statistics

Seattle Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Seattle, WA in May 2021 were 10.20¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 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: Seattle versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Seattle, WA Solar Energy

Solar: Seattle vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Seattle (measured on a monthly basis) is 43 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Seattle

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Seattle -- averaging an estimated 618 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (131 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Seattle vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Seattle (measured monthly) is 1 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Seattle Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Seattle, WA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Seattle, WA is 3.75 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 Seattle, WA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Seattle, WA is 4641 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Seattle.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Seattle, WA Natural Gas Rates

May 2021

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2021, Seattle's average rate of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the U.S. average of 14.01$/Mcf that month.[3]

Seattle Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Seattle (WA), natural gas rates decreased about 100 percent -- from 12.09$/Mcf (May 2020) to 0.00$/Mcf (May 2021).[3]

May 2020

In May 2020, the average electricity rate in Seattle (Washington) of 12.09$/Mcf -- a difference of about +2% from the United States average of 11.85$/Mcf that month.[3]

Seattle Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Seattle

Average natural gas rates in Seattle, WA in April 2021 were 11.77$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 14.01$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Seattle versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Seattle

Electric Companies in Seattle

Electric companies providing service in or near Seattle, WA.

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    Gas Companies in Seattle

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Seattle, WA.


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      Solar Contractors in Seattle

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Seattle, WA.

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        Washington Energy News

        More information about Seattle

        About Seattle

        Seattle (WA) is a city in King County with an estimated population of 608,660.[4]

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