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What was the highest U.S. average retail price of regular gasoline?

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) weekly survey, the highest retail price for regular grade gasoline in the United States was $4.11 per gallon on July 7, 2008.

EIA publishes historical and projected, nominal and real prices of regular grade gasoline in the Real Prices Viewer of the Short-Term Energy Outlook.

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Last updated: January 6, 2015


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