# How do I calculate kWh cost UK?

## How do I calculate kWh cost UK?

To calculate what each device costs to run, choose an appliance and have a look at its wattage label. Multiply the wattage by the number of hours you use it and divide the result by 1,000. A very simple example is this: if you pay 17p per kWh and your microwave is 1,000 watt, it will cost you 17p to run it for an hour.

### How do I calculate my kWh cost?

The kilowatt-hour rate is the price of power supplied by your electric provider. To calculate your kilowatt-hour rate, divide your total power bill, minus any taxes, by your total power consumption.

#### How much does 2000 watts cost per hour?

Electric Heating Electricity Cost Calculator

Power Rating Per Hour Per Day*
1200W (1.2kW) 23.56p 1200W £1.41 7.2kWh
1500W (1.5kW) 29.45p 1500W £1.77 9kWh
2000W (2kW) 39.26p 2000W £2.36 12kWh
2500W (2.5kW) 49.08p 2500W £2.94 15kWh

How do you calculate the cost of electricity?

total cost = number of units × cost per unit For example, if 5 units of electricity are used at a cost of 8p per unit, the total cost will be 5 × 8 = 40p.

How much does 750 watts cost per hour?

Per Hour And Per 24 Hours Cost Of Running A 5,00W – 5,000W Electric Heater (Table)

Electric Heater Wattage: Running Cost (Per Hour) Running Cost (For 24 Hours)
500 Watts \$0.07 \$1.68
750 Watts \$0.10 \$2.40
1,000 Watts \$0.13 \$3.12
1,250 Watts \$0.17 \$4.08

## How much kWh does a house use UK per month?

How many kWh does the average home use in the UK? According to Ofgem, the average household in the UK has 2.4 people living in it, and uses 2,900 kWh of electricity and 12,000 kWh of gas respectively. This works out as an average of 242 kWh of electricity, and 1,000 kWh of gas, per month.