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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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September 29, 2014 - Sliding downward for a thirteenth week. Regular is several cents lower than last week's price.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 3.5-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.693. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $3.354, up 0.1 of a cent from the previous week.This is 33.9 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  9/22/2014 9/29/2014   9/17/2014 9/24/2014
Regular $3.728 $3.693 Northern
$3.991 $3.970
Mid-Grade $3.836 $3.802 Central
$3.986 $3.966
Premium $3.941 $3.906 Southern
$4.017 $3.981

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/

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