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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 29, 2016   |   Next Release Date: September 6, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 29, 2016   |   Next Release Date: September 6, 2016

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/15/16 08/22/16 08/29/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.149 2.193 2.237   values are up 0.044 values are down -0.273
East Coast (PADD1) 2.075 2.126 2.172   values are up 0.046 values are down -0.172
  New England (PADD1A) 2.104 2.166 2.201   values are up 0.035 values are down -0.199
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.143 2.187 2.220   values are up 0.033 values are down -0.203
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.016 2.068 2.128   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.141
Midwest (PADD2) 2.121 2.171 2.227   values are up 0.056 values are down -0.241
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.938 1.964 2.009   values are up 0.045 values are down -0.187
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.214 2.229 2.263   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.505
West Coast (PADD5) 2.534 2.573 2.592   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.570
  West Coast less California 2.347 2.352 2.391   values are up 0.039 values are down -0.461
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States
            Change from
    08/15/16 08/22/16 08/29/16   week ago year ago
California   2.643 2.702 2.709   values are up 0.007 values are down -0.633
Colorado   2.064 2.106 2.186   values are up 0.080 values are down -0.582
Florida   2.044 2.082 2.171   values are up 0.089 values are down -0.062
Massachusetts   2.065 2.132 2.161   values are up 0.029 values are down -0.199
Minnesota   2.130 2.207 2.264   values are up 0.057 values are down -0.151
New York   2.253 2.260 2.279   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.263
Ohio   2.070 2.147 2.160   values are up 0.013 values are down -0.188
Texas   1.953 1.978 2.013   values are up 0.035 values are down -0.200
Washington   2.521 2.519 2.573   values are up 0.054 values are down -0.326
Cities
Boston   2.064 2.130 2.160   values are up 0.030 values are down -0.194
Chicago   2.257 2.356 2.433   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.512
Cleveland   2.158 2.111 2.227   values are up 0.116 values are down -0.085
Denver   2.039 2.069 2.168   values are up 0.099 values are down -0.600
Houston   1.891 1.931 1.968   values are up 0.037 values are down -0.241
Los Angeles   2.622 2.722 2.739   values are up 0.017 values are down -0.812
Miami   2.277 2.308 2.380   values are up 0.072 values are down -0.175
New York City   2.112 2.137 2.153   values are up 0.016 values are down -0.243
San Francisco   2.710 2.758 2.752   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.485
Seattle   2.565 2.566 2.591   values are up 0.025 values are down -0.371

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/15/16 08/22/16 08/29/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.310 2.370 2.409   values are up 0.039 values are down -0.105
East Coast (PADD1) 2.314 2.367 2.410   values are up 0.043 values are down -0.180
  New England (PADD1A) 2.368 2.391 2.423   values are up 0.032 values are down -0.250
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.406 2.457 2.496   values are up 0.039 values are down -0.218
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.233 2.294 2.341   values are up 0.047 values are down -0.137
Midwest (PADD2) 2.273 2.342 2.391   values are up 0.049 values are down -0.052
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.179 2.249 2.269   values are up 0.020 values are down -0.107
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.394 2.435 2.476   values are up 0.041 values are down -0.086
West Coast (PADD5) 2.583 2.623 2.658   values are up 0.035 values are down -0.065
  West Coast less California 2.441 2.498 2.555   values are up 0.057 values are down -0.009
  California 2.696 2.723 2.741   values are up 0.018 values are down -0.110
*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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