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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 25, 2014   |   Next Release Date: September 2, 2014
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 25, 2014   |   Next Release Date: September 2, 2014

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/11/14 08/18/14 08/25/14   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.505 3.472 3.454   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.098
East Coast (PADD1) 3.466 3.433 3.402   values are down -0.031 values are down -0.151
  New England (PADD1A) 3.608 3.580 3.546   values are down -0.034 values are down -0.183
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.533 3.491 3.456   values are down -0.035 values are down -0.162
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.374 3.347 3.320   values are down -0.027 values are down -0.132
Midwest (PADD2) 3.451 3.395 3.397   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.127
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.271 3.264 3.238   values are down -0.026 values are down -0.144
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.652 3.658 3.651   values are down -0.007 values are up 0.029
West Coast (PADD5) 3.870 3.845 3.825   values are down -0.020 values are up 0.080
  West Coast less California 3.775 3.754 3.736   values are down -0.018 values are up 0.089
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States
            Change from
    08/11/14 08/18/14 08/25/14   week ago year ago
California   3.926 3.898 3.876   values are down -0.022 values are up 0.074
Colorado   3.628 3.648 3.643   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.140
Florida   3.322 3.291 3.279   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.197
Massachusetts   3.536 3.506 3.465   values are down -0.041 values are down -0.196
Minnesota   3.367 3.329 3.331   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.165
New York   3.706 3.685 3.644   values are down -0.041 values are down -0.161
Ohio   3.540 3.355 3.416   values are up 0.061 values are down -0.122
Texas   3.285 3.286 3.259   values are down -0.027 values are down -0.163
Washington   3.868 3.863 3.836   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.106
Cities
Boston   3.527 3.501 3.460   values are down -0.041 values are down -0.198
Chicago   3.608 3.680 3.592   values are down -0.088 values are down -0.138
Cleveland   3.531 3.387 3.408   values are up 0.021 values are down -0.117
Denver   3.616 3.631 3.630   values are down -0.001 values are up 0.142
Houston   3.261 3.262 3.246   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.129
Los Angeles   3.913 3.885 3.853   values are down -0.032 values are up 0.009
Miami   3.528 3.517 3.516   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.152
New York City   3.562 3.509 3.479   values are down -0.030 values are down -0.193
San Francisco   3.960 3.937 3.923   values are down -0.014 values are up 0.100
Seattle   3.912 3.907 3.893   values are down -0.014 values are up 0.127

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/11/14 08/18/14 08/25/14   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.843 3.835 3.821   values are down -0.014 values are down -0.092
East Coast (PADD1) 3.887 3.875 3.855   values are down -0.020 values are down -0.070
  New England (PADD1A) 3.982 3.971 3.955   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.089
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.974 3.960 3.935   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.045
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.800 3.788 3.771   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.091
Midwest (PADD2) 3.787 3.780 3.763   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.121
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.750 3.739 3.732   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.097
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.876 3.871 3.875   values are up 0.004 values are down -0.052
West Coast (PADD5) 4.016 4.015 4.010   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.062
  West Coast less California 3.935 3.930 3.921   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.052
  California 4.084 4.086 4.084   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.072
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2014) Retail Price: $3.61/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 2014) Retail Price: $3.88/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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