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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 21, 2017   |   Next Release Date: August 28, 2017
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 21, 2017   |   Next Release Date: August 28, 2017

Note: Petroleum Marketing Survey Form Changes Proposed for 2017

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/07/17 08/14/17 08/21/17   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.378 2.384 2.360   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.167
East Coast (PADD1) 2.336 2.327 2.303   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.177
  New England (PADD1A) 2.384 2.378 2.363   values are down -0.015 values are up 0.197
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.470 2.454 2.434   values are down -0.020 values are up 0.247
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.221 2.218 2.187   values are down -0.031 values are up 0.119
Midwest (PADD2) 2.284 2.299 2.249   values are down -0.050 values are up 0.078
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.154 2.145 2.118   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.154
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.390 2.426 2.454   values are up 0.028 values are up 0.225
West Coast (PADD5) 2.842 2.865 2.886   values are up 0.021 values are up 0.313
  West Coast less California 2.588 2.609 2.641   values are up 0.032 values are up 0.289
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States
            Change from
    08/07/17 08/14/17 08/21/17   week ago year ago
California   2.989 3.014 3.028   values are up 0.014 values are up 0.326
Colorado   2.302 2.298 2.292   values are down -0.006 values are up 0.186
Florida   2.252 2.229 2.202   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.120
Massachusetts   2.348 2.344 2.331   values are down -0.013 values are up 0.199
Minnesota   2.315 2.306 2.271   values are down -0.035 values are up 0.064
New York   2.446 2.435 2.426   values are down -0.009 values are up 0.166
Ohio   2.215 2.270 2.181   values are down -0.089 values are up 0.034
Texas   2.171 2.155 2.124   values are down -0.031 values are up 0.146
Washington   2.803 2.822 2.867   values are up 0.045 values are up 0.348
Cities
Boston   2.341 2.334 2.322   values are down -0.012 values are up 0.192
Chicago   2.437 2.461 2.342   values are down -0.119 values are down -0.014
Cleveland   2.282 2.242 2.215   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.104
Denver   2.298 2.290 2.286   values are down -0.004 values are up 0.217
Houston   2.091 2.099 2.068   values are down -0.031 values are up 0.137
Los Angeles   3.006 3.031 3.047   values are up 0.016 values are up 0.325
Miami   2.461 2.446 2.437   values are down -0.009 values are up 0.129
New York City   2.453 2.436 2.410   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.273
San Francisco   3.045 3.060 3.065   values are up 0.005 values are up 0.307
Seattle   2.814 2.832 2.889   values are up 0.057 values are up 0.323

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/07/17 08/14/17 08/21/17   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.581 2.598 2.596   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.226
East Coast (PADD1) 2.613 2.624 2.617   values are down -0.007 values are up 0.250
  New England (PADD1A) 2.618 2.625 2.616   values are down -0.009 values are up 0.225
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.751 2.761 2.756   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.299
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.514 2.527 2.519   values are down -0.008 values are up 0.225
Midwest (PADD2) 2.543 2.570 2.567   values are down -0.003 values are up 0.225
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.410 2.410 2.408   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.159
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.673 2.700 2.714   values are up 0.014 values are up 0.279
West Coast (PADD5) 2.848 2.877 2.883   values are up 0.006 values are up 0.260
  West Coast less California 2.747 2.788 2.786   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.288
  California 2.930 2.949 2.961   values are up 0.012 values are up 0.238
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2017) Retail Price: $2.30/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 2017) Retail Price: $2.50/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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    • Reformulated gasoline map
    • Map of states in each region
    • Gasoline city definitions

   Diesel Fuel:
    • Map of states in each region

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Pump methodology and data history
Federal and state motor fuel taxes

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