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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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April 20, 2015 - The falling prices hit bottom and are heading upward again. Regular is above last week's price by several cents.

The average price in California for regular gasoline increased 5.6-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $3.158. Mid-grade and premium prices increased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.485, up 7.7 cents from the previous week.This is 67.3 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  4/13/2015 4/20/2015   4/15/2015 4/22/2015
Regular $3.102 $3.158 Northern
$3.064 $3.040
Mid-Grade $3.222 $3.271 Central
$2.920 $2.985
Premium $3.327 $3.376 Southern
$2.950 $2.979

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