Home   I   Search   I   A - Z Index   I   Contact Us

 

Please email us if you encounter information in this website for which you know there is an update or correction. Thank You!


 

 

 

 

 

 

Monthly & Annual Average Gasoline Prices - 1978 to 2000
Los Angeles, Riverside, and Orange Counties

Unleaded Regular, Average $US Price per Gallon

Year

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Year Average

2000 1.32 1.41 1.72 1.72 1.63 1.61 1.67 1.60 1.75 --- --- --- 1.60*
1999 1.17 1.16 1.21 1.55 1.46 1.33 1.34 1.44 1.37 1.33 1.31 1.36 1.34

1998

1.25

1.13

1.05

1.11

1.24

1.22

1.19

1.17

1.16

1.17

1.16

1.17

1.17

1997

1.25

1.27

1.33

1.39

1.37

1.34

1.29

1.39

1.48

1.44

1.39

1.34

1.36

1996

1.19

1.21

1.25

1.39

1.54

1.49

1.44

1.34

1.27

1.21

1.15

1.20

1.31

1995

1.29

1.28

1.26

1.27

1.29

1.29

1.26

1.22

1.19

1.20

1.20

1.19

1.25

1994

1.13

1.14

1.15

1.17

1.18

1.22

1.24

1.25

1.25

1.29

1.29

1.29

1.21

1993

1.30

1.31

1.29

1.25

1.24

1.23

1.20

1.17

1.17

1.23

1.21

1.16

1.23

1992

1.10

1.12

1.12

1.15

1.23

1.29

1.31

1.30

1.30

1.30

1.33

1.31

1.24

1991

1.20

1.03

0.94

1.00

1.11

1.11

1.05

1.07

1.11

1.09

1.08

1.10

1.07

1990

0.93

0.96

0.98

1.00

1.06

1.08

1.10

1.22

1.29

1.36

1.36

1.35

1.14

1989

0.83

0.85

0.92

1.14

1.15

1.14

1.09

1.03

0.95

0.94

0.89

0.88

0.99

Year

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Year Average

1988

0.87

0.84

0.84

0.91

0.95

0.95

0.96

0.96

0.95

0.93

0.90

0.87

0.91

1987

0.83

0.94

0.96

0.98

0.98

0.97

0.93

0.94

0.94

0.92

0.91

0.89

0.93

1986

1.18

1.11

1.02

0.98

1.02

1.02

0.94

0.88

0.89

0.84

0.81

0.80

0.96

1985

1.15

1.12

1.18

1.25

1.27

1.27

1.24

1.19

1.16

1.16

1.14

1.18

1.19

1984

1.22

1.18

1.18

1.24

1.28

1.25

1.17

1.15

1.17

1.23

1.23

1.22

1.21

1983

1.18

1.14

1.10

1.17

1.25

1.31

1.33

1.30

1.24

1.18

1.17

1.22

1.22

1982

1.41

1.37

1.32

1.30

1.30

1.32

1.35

1.35

1.32

1.29

1.27

1.21

1.32

1981

1.29

1.38

1.41

1.41

1.42

1.43

1.43

1.43

1.43

1.43

1.42

1.41

1.41

1980

1.16

1.25

1.29

1.30

1.29

1.28

1.28

1.29

1.28

1.28

1.27

1.27

1.27

1979

0.73

0.74

0.78

0.86

0.92

0.96

0.99

1.03

1.07

1.07

1.07

1.09

0.94

1978

0.66

0.66

0.66

0.66

0.68

0.69

0.70

0.71

0.71

0.72

0.72

0.72

0.69

* For 2000, the annual average reflects only January through September.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has not provided these specific average gas prices since 2000. For comparison's sake, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average price of a gallon of unleaded regular in Los Angeles in December 2004 was $2.19.

 

 

Energy Main Page Browse to Next Page
 

L.A. Maps Online

LA Map

Click on Map Above

 

 


Home

Write to Us

Visitor Agreement

Privacy Statement

Copyright 1998-2014 by Given Place Media, All Rights Reserved.
All original text, photos, and graphics in the Los Angeles Almanac web site are copyrighted
and may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.
We make no copyright claim, however, to statistical data featured in this web site.
Get permission to use content contained within this website.