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California Gasoline Statistics & Data


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July 25, 2016 - Still on a downward trend for a fourth week. Regular is below last week's price by several cents.

The average price in California for regular gasoline decreased 6.6-cents from the previous week. The average statewide price for regular was $2.792. Mid-grade and premium prices decreased as well.

The national average for self-serve regular is at $2.182, down 4.8 cents from the previous week.This is 61 cents lower than the price of regular in California.

California Retail Gasoline
Prices Per Gallon
  California Retail Diesel
Prices Per Gallon
  7/18/2016 7/25/2016   7/13/2016 7/20/2016
Regular $2.858 $2.792 Northern
$2.750 $2.727
Mid-Grade $2.984 $2.918 Central
$2.705 $2.669
Premium $3.099 $3.029 Southern
$2.721 $2.707

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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