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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: May 23, 2016   |   Next Release Date: May 31, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: May 23, 2016   |   Next Release Date: May 31, 2016

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  05/09/16 05/16/16 05/23/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.220 2.242 2.300   values are up 0.058 values are down -0.474
East Coast (PADD1) 2.217 2.216 2.248   values are up 0.032 values are down -0.418
  New England (PADD1A) 2.270 2.263 2.315   values are up 0.052 values are down -0.407
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.280 2.282 2.316   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.419
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.155 2.153 2.178   values are up 0.025 values are down -0.419
Midwest (PADD2) 2.116 2.178 2.280   values are up 0.102 values are down -0.375
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.987 1.987 2.064   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.422
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.214 2.243 2.300   values are up 0.057 values are down -0.428
West Coast (PADD5) 2.634 2.644 2.658   values are up 0.014 values are down -0.829
  West Coast less California 2.373 2.393 2.406   values are up 0.013 values are down -0.615
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States
            Change from
    05/09/16 05/16/16 05/23/16   week ago year ago
California   2.786 2.789 2.804   values are up 0.015 values are down -0.953
Colorado   2.129 2.133 2.217   values are up 0.084 values are down -0.368
Florida   2.170 2.148 2.164   values are up 0.016 values are down -0.455
Massachusetts   2.243 2.230 2.278   values are up 0.048 values are down -0.395
Minnesota   2.060 2.153 2.277   values are up 0.124 values are down -0.333
New York   2.332 2.332 2.351   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.477
Ohio   2.148 2.240 2.367   values are up 0.127 values are down -0.334
Texas   1.986 1.982 2.072   values are up 0.090 values are down -0.415
Washington   2.464 2.518 2.559   values are up 0.041 values are down -0.470
Cities
Boston   2.239 2.222 2.272   values are up 0.050 values are down -0.395
Chicago   2.333 2.421 2.499   values are up 0.078 values are down -0.549
Cleveland   2.178 2.247 2.364   values are up 0.117 values are down -0.348
Denver   2.119 2.119 2.203   values are up 0.084 values are down -0.367
Houston   1.942 1.949 1.991   values are up 0.042 values are down -0.403
Los Angeles   2.819 2.825 2.839   values are up 0.014 values are down -1.086
Miami   2.375 2.374 2.414   values are up 0.040 values are down -0.416
New York City   2.219 2.218 2.241   values are up 0.023 values are down -0.470
San Francisco   2.853 2.881 2.881   no change 0.000 values are down -0.805
Seattle   2.475 2.539 2.579   values are up 0.040 values are down -0.505

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  05/09/16 05/16/16 05/23/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.271 2.297 2.357   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.557
East Coast (PADD1) 2.309 2.321 2.379   values are up 0.058 values are down -0.635
  New England (PADD1A) 2.339 2.348 2.411   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.690
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.402 2.410 2.464   values are up 0.054 values are down -0.698
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.232 2.248 2.308   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.576
Midwest (PADD2) 2.241 2.271 2.325   values are up 0.054 values are down -0.475
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.131 2.157 2.233   values are up 0.076 values are down -0.570
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.277 2.324 2.358   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.472
West Coast (PADD5) 2.493 2.530 2.597   values are up 0.067 values are down -0.577
  West Coast less California 2.368 2.425 2.502   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.555
  California 2.594 2.615 2.673   values are up 0.058 values are down -0.596
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (April 2016) Retail Price: $2.11/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 (April 2016) Retail Price: $2.15/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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    • Map of states in each region
    • Gasoline city definitions

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