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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 31, 2015   |   Next Release Date: September 8, 2015
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 31, 2015   |   Next Release Date: September 8, 2015

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/17/15 08/24/15 08/31/15   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.716 2.637 2.510   values are down -0.127 values are down -0.949
East Coast (PADD1) 2.492 2.432 2.344   values are down -0.088 values are down -1.065
  New England (PADD1A) 2.558 2.491 2.400   values are down -0.091 values are down -1.146
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.577 2.509 2.423   values are down -0.086 values are down -1.028
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.408 2.356 2.269   values are down -0.087 values are down -1.067
Midwest (PADD2) 2.790 2.669 2.468   values are down -0.201 values are down -0.964
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.336 2.287 2.196   values are down -0.091 values are down -1.020
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.835 2.820 2.768   values are down -0.052 values are down -0.871
West Coast (PADD5) 3.363 3.283 3.162   values are down -0.121 values are down -0.635
  West Coast less California 2.982 2.939 2.852   values are down -0.087 values are down -0.865
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States
            Change from
    08/17/15 08/24/15 08/31/15   week ago year ago
California   3.584 3.483 3.342   values are down -0.141 values are down -0.501
Colorado   2.855 2.828 2.768   values are down -0.060 values are down -0.859
Florida   2.362 2.308 2.233   values are down -0.075 values are down -1.100
Massachusetts   2.531 2.458 2.360   values are down -0.098 values are down -1.116
Minnesota   2.707 2.636 2.415   values are down -0.221 values are down -0.906
New York   2.718 2.631 2.542   values are down -0.089 values are down -1.087
Ohio   2.852 2.647 2.348   values are down -0.299 values are down -1.202
Texas   2.363 2.304 2.213   values are down -0.091 values are down -1.020
Washington   3.038 3.004 2.899   values are down -0.105 values are down -0.935
Cities
Boston   2.519 2.447 2.354   values are down -0.093 values are down -1.118
Chicago   3.366 3.238 2.945   values are down -0.293 values are down -0.735
Cleveland   2.827 2.582 2.312   values are down -0.270 values are down -1.235
Denver   2.860 2.825 2.768   values are down -0.057 values are down -0.845
Houston   2.346 2.294 2.209   values are down -0.085 values are down -1.023
Los Angeles   3.815 3.701 3.551   values are down -0.150 values are down -0.258
Miami   2.680 2.602 2.555   values are down -0.047 values are down -0.960
New York City   2.561 2.496 2.396   values are down -0.100 values are down -1.071
San Francisco   3.432 3.330 3.237   values are down -0.093 values are down -0.669
Seattle   3.083 3.045 2.962   values are down -0.083 values are down -0.921

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/17/15 08/24/15 08/31/15   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.615 2.561 2.514   values are down -0.047 values are down -1.300
East Coast (PADD1) 2.696 2.647 2.590   values are down -0.057 values are down -1.252
  New England (PADD1A) 2.803 2.739 2.673   values are down -0.066 values are down -1.271
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.816 2.777 2.714   values are down -0.063 values are down -1.211
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.583 2.529 2.478   values are down -0.051 values are down -1.278
Midwest (PADD2) 2.539 2.487 2.443   values are down -0.044 values are down -1.309
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.478 2.414 2.376   values are down -0.038 values are down -1.344
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.627 2.592 2.562   values are down -0.030 values are down -1.306
West Coast (PADD5) 2.831 2.767 2.723   values are down -0.044 values are down -1.307
  West Coast less California 2.690 2.610 2.564   values are down -0.046 values are down -1.409
  California 2.945 2.894 2.851   values are down -0.043 values are down -1.228
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2015) Retail Price: $2.79/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 2015) Retail Price: $2.79/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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    • Reformulated gasoline map
    • Map of states in each region
    • Gasoline city definitions

   Diesel Fuel:
    • Map of states in each region

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Federal and state motor fuel taxes

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