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Gas Prices
Survey.. How much is gas where you are?
Demaestro




msg:328247
 7:21 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

So with the insanity that is rising gas prices I was wondering:

What are all you Webmasters are paying at the pump?

I am in Alberta Canada and we are the largest Oil exporter in North America and the prices here are at there highest ever right now.

I am in liters so I will post both.

US gallon = 3.7854118 liter

So here we pay $1.055cdn per liter
>>>>
Or $3.99cdn per gallon

Is that about on par with every where else?

 

httpwebwitch




msg:328248
 7:53 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

prices were at $1.15CDN/L two days ago, here in southern ontario. today they're around $1.02

bobothecat




msg:328249
 7:57 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

I think it's around $2.90 (per-gallon) for regular in Norfolk, VA - though to be honest I really don't pay attention.

With working at home, and no clients to worry about having to visit - I drive less than 10 miles a week on average.

Lyndsay




msg:328250
 8:07 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

$1.099 here in Winnipeg

inbound




msg:328251
 8:11 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Think yourselves lucky, in the UK the prices average at 95p a litre for standard petrol or 99p for high octane or diesel.

That's up to USD$1.76 / CDN$1.99 a litre - ouch.

jecasc




msg:328252
 8:35 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

1,32 EUR/litre, thats 6,15 US$/gallon.

No wonder you still drive big SUV in the US, when the gas prices are so low. :-)

lawman




msg:328253
 9:51 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

I don't drive a big SUV because of gas prices. I drive one to make it easier to run over Mini Coopers. :)

ken_b




msg:328254
 10:14 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Hmmm... I filled up my hot rod 61 Ford F100 pickup the other day for USD$2.95 gal/premium. I'm guessing a litre would get me to the end of the block?

Maybe I'll buy a new Mini, or an old Metropolitan. :)

mack




msg:328255
 10:18 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

I'm in the UK but converted to USD my gallon price works out at..

$7.95

Mack.

Demaestro




msg:328256
 10:31 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Mack..... OUCH!

inbound




msg:328257
 11:49 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Mack,

That's 1.18 a litre according to the Gallon/Litre ratio above! Surely some mistake (but still very expensive at 99p a litre).

pageoneresults




msg:328258
 11:51 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Orange, California
Chevron Premium (91 Octane) at $3.19 USD Per Gallon

ann




msg:328259
 11:55 pm on Apr 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

Florida, around $3.00 gallon.

Don't drive much so don't really pay attention to it.

vincevincevince




msg:328260
 12:04 am on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Currently in Malaysia - RM1.82/litre

That's $0.52 USD/litre, $2.36 US per real gallon, or 1.97 per US gallon

The national government here subsidises fuel. Some kind of indirect way of subsidising the economy.

LifeinAsia




msg:328261
 12:10 am on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Too much- that's why I'm bicycling to work more often. I've been coming up with excuses to be lazy, but once gas hit US$3/gallon for regular unleaded (then jumped anout $.30/gallon the next day at the gas station I pass every day), that was the turning point.

BillyS




msg:328262
 1:54 am on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

New Jersey

Right now running from $2.80 (87 Octane) to $3.10 for premium (93 Octane).

I don't drive much, I take mass transit to work (train). I just came back from Nevada (Las Vegas), California (Death Valley)and Arizona (Grand Canyon) and the prices out there were about 20 - 40 cents higher than here in New Jersey.

moltar




msg:328263
 1:57 am on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

99.9 cents Canadian for 1 liter in Ottawa, ON

Lex_Luther




msg:328264
 6:48 am on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

$3.20+ in Manhatten. I think i'll move to Winnipeg if I can find it

andye




msg:328265
 2:08 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

very expensive at 99p a litre

I don't know if you've noticed, but I've recently seen petrol stations (here in the UK) with an extra digit on the start of forecourt prices, blank and ready to go...

best, a.

mack




msg:328266
 2:28 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Yep only a matter of time.

Mack.

ska_demon




msg:328267
 2:28 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

I'm with Mack here.

I now have to sell my Jeep as it only does 15mpg which is roughly 50c per mile for you Statesiders.

Tax Tax Tax Tax

Cheers Tony.

<sarcasm>If I voted you could count on me.</sarcasm>

Ska

Lexur




msg:328268
 2:51 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Spain: 1.08Eur/Litre -> 4.89USD/Gallon

Sarah Atkinson




msg:328269
 3:12 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

At least in Europe a lot of people have the option to bike or use mass transit. Here I used the mass transit system once. It ment driving 20 miles(putting me on the other side where I worked then catching a bus back to where I worked. And if I was running 10min late I'd have to walk 1/4 mile.

Brad Bristol




msg:328270
 3:21 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Just bought me a gas guzzler - gets 13.5 MPG on the highway, I love it.

I am planning a lot of road trips this summer. (screw the oil producers and the oil companies I am going to do what I want this summer.)

Oh ya, not only does my cool new SUV guzzel gas but it requires the preimum blend of gas.

2.78 USD a gallon for 91 octaine in the northwest USA.

Vishal




msg:328271
 3:31 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

I think it was Nov or Dec of 98, when I remember getting gas for US$ 00.69 (69 Cents)/Gallon and the normal price was around US$ 00.74/Gallon.

Today's rates are so bad that one can just laught at them.

sem4u




msg:328272
 3:36 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

I paid 94p a litre for unleaded in the UK yesterday. Diesel is over 1 a litre in a lot of places here!

malachite




msg:328273
 6:10 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Thankfully, I don't have a car :) but I did notice the local petrol station selling unleaded at 97p/litre yesterday. What really sucks though is that something like 86% of this figure is tax.

<grumble> most expensive fuel, most expensive booze, most expensive tobacco, and they (the Government) wonder why we all go over to Europe to stock up </grumble>

roycerus




msg:328274
 6:22 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

About Rs.45 /Lt in India - Premium

$1 = Rs.44.5

JerryOdom




msg:328275
 6:25 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

$2.80 a gallon in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Gives me more of an excuse to not drive my big truck anywhere. Glory for the lazy.

Matt Probert




msg:328276
 6:44 pm on Apr 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

Here in Southampton, UK we pay

0.95 per litre (3.60 gallon) which in USD is about, at the current exchange rate, $6.25 a gallon.

And our petrol companies are almost all making record profits, the one which isn't is still making 1bn each month in profit (that's $1.74 bn US each month)

Matt

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