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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: November 19, 2018   |   Next Release Date: November 26, 2018
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: November 19, 2018   |   Next Release Date: November 26, 2018

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  11/05/18 11/12/18 11/19/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.753 2.686 2.611   values are down -0.075 values are up 0.043
East Coast (PADD1) 2.680 2.621 2.554   values are down -0.067 values are up 0.028
  New England (PADD1A) 2.776 2.724 2.674   values are down -0.050 values are up 0.081
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.805 2.740 2.681   values are down -0.059 values are up 0.035
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.575 2.520 2.442   values are down -0.078 values are up 0.027
Midwest (PADD2) 2.604 2.512 2.417   values are down -0.095 values are down -0.080
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.455 2.387 2.308   values are down -0.079 values are up 0.023
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.935 2.891 2.828   values are down -0.063 values are up 0.286
West Coast (PADD5) 3.450 3.401 3.348   values are down -0.053 values are up 0.297
  West Coast less California 3.208 3.174 3.127   values are down -0.047 values are up 0.369
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States
            Change from
    11/05/18 11/12/18 11/19/18   week ago year ago
California   3.644 3.582 3.526   values are down -0.056 values are up 0.304
Colorado   2.818 2.738 2.651   values are down -0.087 values are up 0.126
Florida   2.599 2.535 2.469   values are down -0.066 values are up 0.016
Massachusetts   2.782 2.729 2.692   values are down -0.037 values are up 0.103
Minnesota   2.683 2.583 2.490   values are down -0.093 values are down -0.005
New York   2.868 2.813 2.772   values are down -0.041 values are up 0.157
Ohio   2.497 2.373 2.391   values are up 0.018 values are down -0.147
Texas   2.430 2.356 2.277   values are down -0.079 values are up 0.016
Washington   3.430 3.389 3.321   values are down -0.068 values are up 0.332
Cities
Boston   2.770 2.729 2.704   values are down -0.025 values are up 0.124
Chicago   2.753 2.659 2.513   values are down -0.146 values are down -0.259
Cleveland   2.561 2.451 2.387   values are down -0.064 values are down -0.179
Denver   2.773 2.689 2.615   values are down -0.074 values are up 0.106
Houston   2.418 2.345 2.309   values are down -0.036 values are up 0.126
Los Angeles   3.645 3.574 3.520   values are down -0.054 values are up 0.275
Miami   2.668 2.615 2.556   values are down -0.059 values are down -0.149
New York City   2.789 2.712 2.664   values are down -0.048 values are up 0.060
San Francisco   3.710 3.649 3.568   values are down -0.081 values are up 0.313
Seattle   3.491 3.459 3.378   values are down -0.081 values are up 0.358

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  11/05/18 11/12/18 11/19/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.338 3.317 3.282   values are down -0.035 values are up 0.370
East Coast (PADD1) 3.329 3.314 3.295   values are down -0.019 values are up 0.399
  New England (PADD1A) 3.362 3.356 3.347   values are down -0.009 values are up 0.485
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.498 3.483 3.466   values are down -0.017 values are up 0.411
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.205 3.187 3.165   values are down -0.022 values are up 0.376
Midwest (PADD2) 3.286 3.262 3.216   values are down -0.046 values are up 0.343
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.106 3.085 3.045   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.356
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.398 3.378 3.360   values are down -0.018 values are up 0.357
West Coast (PADD5) 3.833 3.807 3.767   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.389
  West Coast less California 3.538 3.514 3.475   values are down -0.039 values are up 0.368
  California 4.068 4.040 4.000   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.401
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (September 2018) Retail Price: $2.84/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 (September 2018) Retail Price: $3.26/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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