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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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October 20, 2014 - Sliding downward for a sixteenth week. Regular is several cents lower than last week's price.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 10.9-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.489. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $3.120, down 8.7 cents from the previous week.This is 36.9 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  10/13/2014 10/20/2014   10/15/2014 10/22/2014
Regular $3.598 $3.489 Northern
$3.864 $3.827
Mid-Grade $3.710 $3.601 Central
$3.869 $3.844
Premium $3.818 $3.706 Southern
$3.863 $3.817

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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