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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 22, 2016   |   Next Release Date: August 29, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 22, 2016   |   Next Release Date: August 29, 2016

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/08/16 08/15/16 08/22/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.150 2.149 2.193   values are up 0.044 values are down -0.444
East Coast (PADD1) 2.066 2.075 2.126   values are up 0.051 values are down -0.306
  New England (PADD1A) 2.125 2.104 2.166   values are up 0.062 values are down -0.325
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.144 2.143 2.187   values are up 0.044 values are down -0.322
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 1.991 2.016 2.068   values are up 0.052 values are down -0.288
Midwest (PADD2) 2.115 2.121 2.171   values are up 0.050 values are down -0.498
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.928 1.938 1.964   values are up 0.026 values are down -0.323
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.226 2.214 2.229   values are up 0.015 values are down -0.591
West Coast (PADD5) 2.573 2.534 2.573   values are up 0.039 values are down -0.710
  West Coast less California 2.387 2.347 2.352   values are up 0.005 values are down -0.587
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States
            Change from
    08/08/16 08/15/16 08/22/16   week ago year ago
California   2.681 2.643 2.702   values are up 0.059 values are down -0.781
Colorado   2.076 2.064 2.106   values are up 0.042 values are down -0.722
Florida   1.989 2.044 2.082   values are up 0.038 values are down -0.226
Massachusetts   2.093 2.065 2.132   values are up 0.067 values are down -0.326
Minnesota   2.079 2.130 2.207   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.429
New York   2.262 2.253 2.260   values are up 0.007 values are down -0.371
Ohio   2.132 2.070 2.147   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.500
Texas   1.944 1.953 1.978   values are up 0.025 values are down -0.326
Washington   2.556 2.521 2.519   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.485
Cities
Boston   2.092 2.064 2.130   values are up 0.066 values are down -0.317
Chicago   2.317 2.257 2.356   values are up 0.099 values are down -0.882
Cleveland   2.075 2.158 2.111   values are down -0.047 values are down -0.471
Denver   2.047 2.039 2.069   values are up 0.030 values are down -0.756
Houston   1.930 1.891 1.931   values are up 0.040 values are down -0.363
Los Angeles   2.668 2.622 2.722   values are up 0.100 values are down -0.979
Miami   2.310 2.277 2.308   values are up 0.031 values are down -0.294
New York City   2.125 2.112 2.137   values are up 0.025 values are down -0.359
San Francisco   2.745 2.710 2.758   values are up 0.048 values are down -0.572
Seattle   2.584 2.565 2.566   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.479

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/08/16 08/15/16 08/22/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.316 2.310 2.370   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.191
East Coast (PADD1) 2.321 2.314 2.367   values are up 0.053 values are down -0.280
  New England (PADD1A) 2.378 2.368 2.391   values are up 0.023 values are down -0.348
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.412 2.406 2.457   values are up 0.051 values are down -0.320
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.241 2.233 2.294   values are up 0.061 values are down -0.235
Midwest (PADD2) 2.275 2.273 2.342   values are up 0.069 values are down -0.145
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.184 2.179 2.249   values are up 0.070 values are down -0.165
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.396 2.394 2.435   values are up 0.041 values are down -0.157
West Coast (PADD5) 2.595 2.583 2.623   values are up 0.040 values are down -0.144
  West Coast less California 2.454 2.441 2.498   values are up 0.057 values are down -0.112
  California 2.707 2.696 2.723   values are up 0.027 values are down -0.171
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2016) Retail Price: $2.24/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are 
paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by 
pipeline, stored at terminals, and trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, 
and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers 
sell crude oil to refiners for processing.
What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Diesel (July 2016) Retail Price: $2.41/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by pipeline, stored at terminals, and 
trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers sell crude oil to refiners for processing.

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