USA Diesel prices

The current price of diesel fuel in USA is USD 1.08 per liter based on the latest update from 04-Dec-2023. For comparison, the world average diesel price is USD 1.23 per liter.
Diesel prices
 Current price 1.08
 Measure USD/Liter
 Last update 2023-12-04
 Data availability from 2004-01-05
 Data frequency Weekly

We have diesel price data for USA from 2004-01-05 to 2023-12-04. The average diesel price during that period is USD 0.83 per liter with a minimum of USD 0.40 on 2004-01-05 and a maximum of USD 1.51 on 2022-06-06. Our data are obtained from official government sources, regulatory agencies, petroleum companies, and major media sources. We update the series for USA every week.

Also note that there are large differences across U.S. states. Prices in the Western states are about 15 percent higher than the national average and in California they are about 40 percent higher. The prices in the Midwest and the South are about 5-10 percent lower than the national average. In the North East, the prices are about 5 percent higher.

We obtain the data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Diesel prices
Price (USD/Liter) Percent change
 Price now 1.08 -
 One month ago 1.15 -6.1 %
 Three months ago 1.20 -10.0 %
 One year ago 1.26 -14.3 %

USA Diesel prices, liter, U.S. Dollar

USA Diesel prices: Historical graph; 2004-01-05-2023-12-04
* A long flat line means that the government fixes the prices.

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