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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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August 25, 2014 - Still on the downward slide for an eighth week. Regular is several cents lower than last week's price.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 2.2-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.876. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $3.454, down 1.8 cents from the previous week.This is 42.2 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  8/18/2014 8/25/2014   8/20/2014 8/27/2014
Regular $3.898 $3.876 Northern
$4.008 $4.032
Mid-Grade $4.011 $3.990 Central
$4.007 $4.017
Premium $4.114 $4.093 Southern
$4.058 $4.056

Phone Contacts & Consumer Information

California Energy Commission

For questions on transportation fuels data, please contact:

Petroleum Reporting Unit
Fossil Fuels Office
Alan Mattes

News media please contact the Media and Public Communications Office at: 916-654-4989.

For information on supply disruptions, shortages, or other problems, please go to: http://www.energy.ca.gov/emergencies/

Consumer Information