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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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January 19, 2015 - Twenty-nine weeks of falling prices, when will it end? Regular is several cents lower than last week's price.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 11-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $2.484. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.066, down 7.3 cents from the previous week.This is 41.8 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  1/12/2015 1/19/2015   1/14/2015 1/21/2015
Regular $2.594 $2.484 Northern
$3.011 $2.823
Mid-Grade $2.708 $2.594 Central
$3.062 $2.977
Premium $2.813 $2.699 Southern
$2.984 $2.926

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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