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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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September 28, 2015 - Still on that downward slide for a sixth week. Regular is again lower than last week's price by several cents.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 7.8-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $2.994. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.322, down 0.5 of a cent from the previous week.This is 67.2 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  9/21/2015 9/28/2015   9/23/2015 9/30/2015
Regular $3.072 $2.994 Northern
$2.761 $2.731
Mid-Grade $3.194 $3.114 Central
$2.708 $2.686
Premium $3.305 $3.228 Southern
$2.714 $2.653

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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