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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: June 18, 2018   |   Next Release Date: June 25, 2018
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: June 18, 2018   |   Next Release Date: June 25, 2018

Notice: On May 14, 2018, EIA implemented new statistical methodologies for conducting the Motor Gasoline Price Survey. As a result of these methodological changes, the published estimates for May 14, 2018, will not be directly comparable to those published for May 7, 2018. The published geographical areas for retail motor gasoline prices will remain the same.

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  06/04/18 06/11/18 06/18/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.940 2.911 2.879   values are down -0.032 values are up 0.561
East Coast (PADD1) 2.879 2.840 2.799   values are down -0.041 values are up 0.532
  New England (PADD1A) 2.973 2.926 2.900   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.584
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.000 2.980 2.938   values are down -0.042 values are up 0.542
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.778 2.729 2.684   values are down -0.045 values are up 0.528
Midwest (PADD2) 2.847 2.817 2.791   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.610
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.725 2.696 2.654   values are down -0.042 values are up 0.563
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.995 2.990 2.977   values are down -0.013 values are up 0.563
West Coast (PADD5) 3.460 3.452 3.434   values are down -0.018 values are up 0.574
  West Coast less California 3.250 3.246 3.238   values are down -0.008 values are up 0.612
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States
            Change from
    06/04/18 06/11/18 06/18/18   week ago year ago
California   3.632 3.618 3.591   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.595
Colorado   2.862 2.836 2.805   values are down -0.031 values are up 0.528
Florida   2.819 2.748 2.703   values are down -0.045 values are up 0.487
Massachusetts   2.952 2.910 2.884   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.596
Minnesota   2.813 2.797 2.775   values are down -0.022 values are up 0.540
New York   3.016 3.013 2.976   values are down -0.037 values are up 0.572
Ohio   2.749 2.743 2.642   values are down -0.101 values are up 0.540
Texas   2.760 2.728 2.683   values are down -0.045 values are up 0.573
Washington   3.381 3.364 3.359   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.559
Cities
Boston   2.931 2.891 2.860   values are down -0.031 values are up 0.586
Chicago   3.203 3.088 3.059   values are down -0.029 values are up 0.665
Cleveland   2.821 2.786 2.732   values are down -0.054 values are up 0.592
Denver   2.829 2.799 2.785   values are down -0.014 values are up 0.499
Houston   2.745 2.722 2.689   values are down -0.033 values are up 0.646
Los Angeles   3.645 3.629 3.593   values are down -0.036 values are up 0.621
Miami   2.869 2.812 2.793   values are down -0.019 values are up 0.340
New York City   2.981 2.968 2.920   values are down -0.048 values are up 0.540
San Francisco   3.687 3.681 3.663   values are down -0.018 values are up 0.566
Seattle   3.429 3.410 3.388   values are down -0.022 values are up 0.547

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  06/04/18 06/11/18 06/18/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.285 3.266 3.244   values are down -0.022 values are up 0.755
East Coast (PADD1) 3.282 3.264 3.240   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.701
  New England (PADD1A) 3.302 3.292 3.290   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.700
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.442 3.420 3.397   values are down -0.023 values are up 0.714
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.166 3.148 3.121   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.694
Midwest (PADD2) 3.224 3.199 3.173   values are down -0.026 values are up 0.762
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.055 3.037 3.016   values are down -0.021 values are up 0.687
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.359 3.344 3.339   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.714
West Coast (PADD5) 3.784 3.769 3.753   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.971
  West Coast less California 3.508 3.489 3.473   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.818
  California 4.003 3.990 3.976   values are down -0.014 values are up 1.092
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (May 2018) Retail Price: $2.90/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 (May 2018) Retail Price: $3.24/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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Details...

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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