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Electricity in Arcata

^ Electricity prices in Arcata, CA in December 2019 averaged 19.17 ¢/kWh, or about 51% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Arcata

^ Natural gas prices in Arcata, CA in December 2019 averaged 13.10 $/Mcf, or about 40% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Arcata

^ Average solar radiation in Arcata is about 20% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Arcata, CA

Electricity Prices in Arcata, CA

Residential Electricity Rates in Arcata

Residential electricity prices in Arcata, CA in December 2019 averaged approximately 19.17 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 51% more than the national average rate of 12.69 ¢/kWh (December 2019). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Arcata vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Arcata differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from December 2018 to December 2019 - residential electricity prices in Arcata decreased approximately 1%, from 19.45 ¢/kWh to 19.17 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Arcata, CA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Arcata

Residential natural gas prices in Arcata in December 2019 averaged 13.10 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 40% more than the national average rate of 9.38 $/Mcf (December 2019). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Arcata vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Arcata natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Arcata natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Arcata (California) increased approximately 0%, from 13.10 $/Mcf (December 2018) to 13.10 $/Mcf (December 2019). [2]

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Solar Power in Arcata, CA

Solar Radiation Levels in Arcata

The city of Arcata (California) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.47 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Arcata values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Arcata is 32% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Arcata is 20% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Arcata vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Arcata solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Arcata levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Arcata

About Arcata

The city of Arcata, CA in Humboldt County has an approximate population of 17,231. [4]

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Arcata, CA Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Arcata, CA, or for other information related to utilities in Arcata, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Approximately 13 percent of total U.S. residential electricity consumption in 2011 was for lighting.

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