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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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May 25, 2015 - After climbing for several weeks, gasoline is once again dropping. Regular is below last week's price by several cents.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 5-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.757. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.774, up 3 cents from the previous week.This is 98.3 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  5/18/2015 5/25/2015   5/13/2015 5/20/2015
Regular $3.807 $3.757 Northern
$3.222 $3.264
Mid-Grade $3.925 $3.875 Central
$3.130 $3.185
Premium $4.036 $4.001 Southern
$3.152 $3.190

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/

Consumer Information