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

According to EIA’s weekly survey, the U.S. average retail price of regular gasoline reached $4.11 per gallon on July 7, 2008. On an inflation-adjusted basis (expressed in real January 2014 dollars using the Consumer Price Index) the highest monthly average price was $4.39 per gallon in June 2008.

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Last updated: March 6, 2014


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