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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: May 2, 2016   |   Next Release Date: May 9, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: May 2, 2016   |   Next Release Date: May 9, 2016

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/18/16 04/25/16 05/02/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.137 2.162 2.240   values are up 0.078 values are down -0.424
East Coast (PADD1) 2.097 2.126 2.215   values are up 0.089 values are down -0.363
  New England (PADD1A) 2.155 2.188 2.250   values are up 0.062 values are down -0.391
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.171 2.201 2.269   values are up 0.068 values are down -0.404
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.023 2.051 2.163   values are up 0.112 values are down -0.325
Midwest (PADD2) 2.057 2.097 2.183   values are up 0.086 values are down -0.316
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.910 1.913 1.995   values are up 0.082 values are down -0.389
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.078 2.116 2.167   values are up 0.051 values are down -0.400
West Coast (PADD5) 2.591 2.596 2.635   values are up 0.039 values are down -0.781
  West Coast less California 2.279 2.286 2.334   values are up 0.048 values are down -0.575
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States
            Change from
    04/18/16 04/25/16 05/02/16   week ago year ago
California   2.771 2.775 2.809   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.902
Colorado   2.050 2.065 2.098   values are up 0.033 values are down -0.372
Florida   2.018 2.027 2.195   values are up 0.168 values are down -0.333
Massachusetts   2.104 2.151 2.214   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.381
Minnesota   2.035 2.010 2.116   values are up 0.106 values are down -0.360
New York   2.221 2.257 2.317   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.431
Ohio   2.076 2.156 2.300   values are up 0.144 values are down -0.162
Texas   1.915 1.915 1.984   values are up 0.069 values are down -0.403
Washington   2.297 2.317 2.387   values are up 0.070 values are down -0.534
Cities
Boston   2.104 2.148 2.211   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.380
Chicago   2.249 2.376 2.439   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.444
Cleveland   2.102 2.181 2.313   values are up 0.132 values are down -0.127
Denver   2.046 2.056 2.089   values are up 0.033 values are down -0.364
Houston   1.861 1.863 1.934   values are up 0.071 values are down -0.407
Los Angeles   2.826 2.837 2.879   values are up 0.042 values are down -0.930
Miami   2.278 2.266 2.371   values are up 0.105 values are down -0.371
New York City   2.106 2.131 2.196   values are up 0.065 values are down -0.448
San Francisco   2.822 2.832 2.851   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.881
Seattle   2.309 2.327 2.393   values are up 0.066 values are down -0.602

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/18/16 04/25/16 05/02/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.165 2.198 2.266   values are up 0.068 values are down -0.588
East Coast (PADD1) 2.220 2.244 2.306   values are up 0.062 values are down -0.672
  New England (PADD1A) 2.287 2.291 2.334   values are up 0.043 values are down -0.732
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.325 2.343 2.396   values are up 0.053 values are down -0.737
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.126 2.159 2.232   values are up 0.073 values are down -0.612
Midwest (PADD2) 2.112 2.156 2.232   values are up 0.076 values are down -0.483
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.046 2.074 2.137   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.614
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.171 2.202 2.255   values are up 0.053 values are down -0.509
West Coast (PADD5) 2.371 2.406 2.481   values are up 0.075 values are down -0.631
  West Coast less California 2.251 2.282 2.357   values are up 0.075 values are down -0.614
  California 2.466 2.505 2.579   values are up 0.074 values are down -0.648
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (March 2016) Retail Price: $1.97/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 (March 2016) Retail Price: $2.09/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
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