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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 19, 2019   |   Next Release Date: August 26, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 19, 2019   |   Next Release Date: August 26, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/05/19 08/12/19 08/19/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.688 2.624 2.598   values are down -0.026 values are down -0.223
East Coast (PADD1) 2.599 2.552 2.517   values are down -0.035 values are down -0.260
  New England (PADD1A) 2.688 2.654 2.630   values are down -0.024 values are down -0.233
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.770 2.725 2.688   values are down -0.037 values are down -0.222
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.469 2.418 2.382   values are down -0.036 values are down -0.288
Midwest (PADD2) 2.633 2.522 2.517   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.213
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.385 2.324 2.269   values are down -0.055 values are down -0.299
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.699 2.688 2.671   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.292
West Coast (PADD5) 3.292 3.259 3.242   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.065
  West Coast less California 2.997 2.985 2.976   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.142
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States
            Change from
    08/05/19 08/12/19 08/19/19   week ago year ago
California   3.537 3.487 3.463   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.001
Colorado   2.523 2.507 2.483   values are down -0.024 values are down -0.261
Florida   2.454 2.376 2.361   values are down -0.015 values are down -0.358
Massachusetts   2.681 2.671 2.650   values are down -0.021 values are down -0.213
Minnesota   2.587 2.546 2.521   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.216
New York   2.783 2.763 2.734   values are down -0.029 values are down -0.175
Ohio   2.732 2.503 2.515   values are up 0.012 values are down -0.174
Texas   2.415 2.343 2.285   values are down -0.058 values are down -0.274
Washington   3.111 3.095 3.087   values are down -0.008 values are down -0.195
Cities
Boston   2.697 2.695 2.679   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.175
Chicago   2.961 2.780 2.765   values are down -0.015 values are down -0.099
Cleveland   2.716 2.569 2.593   values are up 0.024 values are down -0.121
Denver   2.460 2.432 2.420   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.293
Houston   2.430 2.383 2.365   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.190
Los Angeles   3.518 3.456 3.431   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.029
Miami   2.482 2.404 2.397   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.355
New York City   2.746 2.705 2.679   values are down -0.026 values are down -0.191
San Francisco   3.599 3.530 3.514   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.009
Seattle   3.305 3.290 3.277   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.016

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/05/19 08/12/19 08/19/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.032 3.011 2.994   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.213
East Coast (PADD1) 3.055 3.034 3.019   values are down -0.015 values are down -0.188
  New England (PADD1A) 3.107 3.073 3.048   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.213
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.233 3.215 3.199   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.181
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.923 2.904 2.892   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.184
Midwest (PADD2) 2.942 2.924 2.900   values are down -0.024 values are down -0.229
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.787 2.763 2.751   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.230
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.965 2.940 2.939   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.410
West Coast (PADD5) 3.605 3.580 3.564   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.142
  West Coast less California 3.182 3.164 3.158   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.265
  California 3.940 3.909 3.887   values are down -0.022 values are down -0.042
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2019) Retail Price: $2.74/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 2019) Retail Price: $3.05/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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