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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: May 20, 2019   |   Next Release Date: May 28, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: May 20, 2019   |   Next Release Date: May 28, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  05/06/19 05/13/19 05/20/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.897 2.866 2.852   values are down -0.014 values are down -0.071
East Coast (PADD1) 2.792 2.754 2.723   values are down -0.031 values are down -0.137
  New England (PADD1A) 2.860 2.839 2.829   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.116
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.929 2.912 2.893   values are down -0.019 values are down -0.104
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.690 2.635 2.591   values are down -0.044 values are down -0.160
Midwest (PADD2) 2.767 2.738 2.742   values are up 0.004 values are down -0.109
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.557 2.518 2.517   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.159
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.919 2.964 2.982   values are up 0.018 values are up 0.014
West Coast (PADD5) 3.707 3.690 3.667   values are down -0.023 values are up 0.232
  West Coast less California 3.346 3.356 3.345   values are down -0.011 values are up 0.137
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States
            Change from
    05/06/19 05/13/19 05/20/19   week ago year ago
California   4.006 3.968 3.934   values are down -0.034 values are up 0.316
Colorado   2.779 2.812 2.816   values are up 0.004 values are up 0.021
Florida   2.733 2.658 2.598   values are down -0.060 values are down -0.189
Massachusetts   2.838 2.826 2.813   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.095
Minnesota   2.736 2.712 2.694   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.111
New York   2.916 2.911 2.898   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.117
Ohio   2.739 2.584 2.707   values are up 0.123 values are down -0.131
Texas   2.573 2.530 2.545   values are up 0.015 values are down -0.149
Washington   3.451 3.461 3.437   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.101
Cities
Boston   2.841 2.830 2.809   values are down -0.021 values are down -0.086
Chicago   3.154 3.224 3.146   values are down -0.078 values are down -0.004
Cleveland   2.740 2.639 2.742   values are up 0.103 values are down -0.084
Denver   2.736 2.778 2.775   values are down -0.003 values are up 0.008
Houston   2.612 2.589 2.580   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.141
Los Angeles   3.987 3.930 3.887   values are down -0.043 values are up 0.252
Miami   2.746 2.679 2.638   values are down -0.041 values are down -0.181
New York City   2.927 2.915 2.896   values are down -0.019 values are down -0.104
San Francisco   4.049 4.017 3.987   values are down -0.030 values are up 0.311
Seattle   3.561 3.562 3.552   values are down -0.010 values are up 0.164

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  05/06/19 05/13/19 05/20/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.171 3.160 3.163   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.114
East Coast (PADD1) 3.190 3.176 3.176   no change 0.000 values are down -0.095
  New England (PADD1A) 3.245 3.238 3.238   no change 0.000 values are down -0.044
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.379 3.365 3.375   values are up 0.010 values are down -0.045
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.051 3.035 3.030   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.133
Midwest (PADD2) 3.064 3.046 3.049   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.169
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.927 2.905 2.907   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.148
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.186 3.181 3.192   values are up 0.011 values are down -0.156
West Coast (PADD5) 3.765 3.790 3.794   values are up 0.004 values are up 0.029
  West Coast less California 3.345 3.355 3.352   values are down -0.003 values are down -0.151
  California 4.097 4.136 4.145   values are up 0.009 values are up 0.172
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (April 2019) Retail Price: $2.80/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 (April 2019) Retail Price: $3.12/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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Procedures, Methodology, & Measures of Sampling Variability
   Gasoline
    • Standard Errors
   Diesel fuel
    • Coefficients of Variation

Geographical
   Gasoline:
    • Gasoline prices by region
    • Reformulated gasoline map
    • Map of states in each region
    • EIA city and state gasoline areas
    • Gasoline city definitions

   Diesel Fuel:
    • Map of states in each region

Other
Pump methodology and data history
Federal and state motor fuel taxes

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