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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: December 5, 2016   |   Next Release Date: December 12, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: December 5, 2016   |   Next Release Date: December 12, 2016

Notice:  Due to the pipeline disruption in the Southeast, the EPA and DOE have issued a waiver of the federal RFG requirements in the affected RFG areas in Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia. These RFG areas may contain conventional gasoline during the waiver period.

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  11/21/16 11/28/16 12/05/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.155 2.154 2.208   values are up 0.054 values are up 0.155
East Coast (PADD1) 2.172 2.164 2.231   values are up 0.067 values are up 0.157
  New England (PADD1A) 2.197 2.192 2.236   values are up 0.044 values are up 0.101
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.291 2.284 2.340   values are up 0.056 values are up 0.169
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.075 2.067 2.147   values are up 0.080 values are up 0.164
Midwest (PADD2) 2.014 2.039 2.107   values are up 0.068 values are up 0.217
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.918 1.906 1.979   values are up 0.073 values are up 0.163
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.185 2.146 2.120   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.106
West Coast (PADD5) 2.591 2.572 2.571   values are down -0.001 values are up 0.034
  West Coast less California 2.422 2.401 2.380   values are down -0.021 values are up 0.088
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States
            Change from
    11/21/16 11/28/16 12/05/16   week ago year ago
California   2.690 2.672 2.682   values are up 0.010 values are up 0.003
Colorado   2.032 1.994 2.003   values are up 0.009 values are up 0.126
Florida   2.042 2.043 2.164   values are up 0.121 values are up 0.145
Massachusetts   2.148 2.147 2.188   values are up 0.041 values are up 0.096
Minnesota   1.945 1.983 2.053   values are up 0.070 values are up 0.091
New York   2.315 2.316 2.334   values are up 0.018 values are up 0.076
Ohio   2.091 2.083 2.151   values are up 0.068 values are up 0.265
Texas   1.907 1.895 1.964   values are up 0.069 values are up 0.146
Washington   2.598 2.566 2.533   values are down -0.033 values are up 0.148
Cities
Boston   2.150 2.147 2.182   values are up 0.035 values are up 0.099
Chicago   2.171 2.242 2.299   values are up 0.057 values are up 0.285
Cleveland   2.063 2.056 2.138   values are up 0.082 values are up 0.216
Denver   2.028 1.990 1.991   values are up 0.001 values are up 0.139
Houston   1.876 1.873 1.908   values are up 0.035 values are up 0.156
Los Angeles   2.757 2.716 2.750   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.021
Miami   2.325 2.318 2.368   values are up 0.050 values are up 0.043
New York City   2.273 2.267 2.322   values are up 0.055 values are up 0.213
San Francisco   2.704 2.697 2.698   values are up 0.001 values are up 0.012
Seattle   2.613 2.576 2.566   values are down -0.010 values are up 0.118

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  11/21/16 11/28/16 12/05/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.421 2.420 2.480   values are up 0.060 values are up 0.101
East Coast (PADD1) 2.442 2.446 2.499   values are up 0.053 values are up 0.086
  New England (PADD1A) 2.471 2.472 2.526   values are up 0.054 values are up 0.011
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.549 2.549 2.602   values are up 0.053 values are up 0.060
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.355 2.361 2.415   values are up 0.054 values are up 0.120
Midwest (PADD2) 2.356 2.356 2.431   values are up 0.075 values are up 0.083
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.296 2.290 2.361   values are up 0.071 values are up 0.129
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.455 2.450 2.457   values are up 0.007 values are up 0.047
West Coast (PADD5) 2.730 2.727 2.770   values are up 0.043 values are up 0.167
  West Coast less California 2.637 2.635 2.679   values are up 0.044 values are up 0.202
  California 2.804 2.800 2.843   values are up 0.043 values are up 0.139
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (October 2016) Retail Price: $2.25/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 (October 2016) Retail Price: $2.45/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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