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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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March 30, 2015 - Maintaining the downward trend for a third week. Regular is below last week's price by several cents.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 5.8-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.209. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.448, down 0.9 of a cent from the previous week.This is 76.1 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  3/23/2015 3/30/2015   3/18/2015 3/25/2015
Regular $3.267 $3.209 Northern
$3.026 $3.008
Mid-Grade $3.380 $3.322 Central
$3.022 $2.997
Premium $3.484 $3.427 Southern
$3.010 $2.966

Phone Contacts & Consumer Information

California Energy Commission

For questions on transportation fuels data, please contact:

Petroleum Reporting Unit
Fossil Fuels Office
Ryan Eggers

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/

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