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Average Monthly Retail
Motor Gasoline Prices
in Omaha, Nebraska

Regular unleaded gasoline has an octane greater than or equal to 85 and less than 88. Midgrade motor gasoline has an octane greater than or equal to 88 and less than or equal to 90, which includes some octane boosters (this includes E-10 in Nebraska). Premium gasoline has an octane greater than 90.

Average monthly prices can also be viewed for the state and the following cities: Columbus, Grand Island, Kearney, Lincoln, Norfolk, and North Platte.

Weekly average prices are available.

Today's average state price can be found in the State Gas Prices report. Scroll down in the report to find today's average metro prices for motor gasoline.

This symbol indicates a rule of thumb follows.A general rule of thumb: A dollar increase in the West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil price per barrel will result in a 2.5–cent increase in the price of gasoline per gallon. Likewise, a dollar decrease in the WTI crude oil price per barrel will result in a 2.5–cent decrease in the price of gasoline per gallon.

line chart representing <h1>Average Monthly Retail Motor Gasoline Prices in Omaha, Nebraska, 1999 through 2016.

Average Monthly Retail
Regular Unleaded Motor Gasoline Prices
Omaha, Nebraska

Grade–Regular Unleaded
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2016 $1.81 $1.63 $1.94 $2.04 $2.15 $2.26 $2.17 $2.14 $2.13 $2.21 $2.10 NA
2015 $1.96 $2.17 $2.42 $2.39 $2.56 $2.66 $2.64 $2.62 $2.35 $2.35 $2.15 $1.95
2014 $3.08 $3.24 $3.45 $3.53 $3.46 $3.50 $3.40 $3.34 $3.27 $3.11 $2.98 $2.40
2013 $3.20 $3.66 $3.65 $3.38 $3.76 $3.51 $3.49 $3.52 $3.51 $3.13 $3.00 $2.99
2012 $3.26 $3.51 $3.86 $3.77 $3.55 $3.46 $3.45 $3.71 $3.86 $3.63 $3.35 $3.22
2011 $3.15 $3.22 $3.54 $3.80 $3.89 $3.66 $3.66 $3.63 $3.64 $3.40 $3.32 $3.21
2010 $2.73 $2.64 $2.82 $2.88 $2.84 $2.69 $2.76 $2.77 $2.77 $2.84 $2.87 $3.01
2009 $1.84 $1.89 $1.96 $2.04 $2.31 $2.64 $2.41 $2.59 $2.47 $2.51 $2.66 $2.59
2008 $3.02 $3.07 $3.22 $3.40 $3.71 $3.92 $3.94 $3.64 $3.60 $2.81 $1.95 $1.65
2007 $2.14 $2.31 $2.61 $2.80 $3.21 $3.04 $3.12 $2.88 $2.87 $2.81 $3.09 $2.97
2006 $2.36 $2.29 $2.45 $2.76 $2.81 $2.78 $2.92 $2.95 $2.37 $2.22 $2.24 $2.32
2005 $1.81 $1.91 $2.08 $2.24 $2.09 $2.14 $2.25 $2.50 $2.88 $2.54 $2.18 $2.25
2004 $1.57 $1.61 $1.70 $1.76 $1.98 $1.95 $1.88 $1.87 $1.85 $1.97 $1.94 $1.78
2003 $1.48 $1.65 $1.69 $1.55 $1.50 $1.49 $1.50 $1.62 $1.61 $1.55 $1.49 $1.44
2002 $1.14 $1.12 $1.30 $1.42 $1.38 $1.37 $1.42 $1.42 $1.42 $1.50 $1.47 $1.40
2001 $1.46 $1.51 $1.42 $1.56 $1.77 $1.64 $1.33 $1.48 $1.72 $1.38 $1.17 $1.09
2000 $1.27 $1.40 $1.51 $1.41 $1.48 $1.67 $1.54 $1.43 $1.58 $1.55 $1.52 $1.461
1999 NA NA NA NA $1.09 $1.09 $1.17 $1.21 $1.24 $1.21 $1.20 $1.25

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line chart representing <h1>Average Monthly Retail Midgrade Motor Gasoline Prices in Omaha, Nebraska, 1999 through 2016.

Average Monthly Retail
Midgrade Motor Gasoline Prices
Omaha, Nebraska

Grade–Midgrade
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2016 $1.89 $1.70 $2.00 $2.10 $2.19 $2.30 $2.21 $2.19 $2.17 $2.25 $2.15 NA
2015 $2.02 $2.22 $2.48 $2.45 $2.59 $2.70 $2.69 $2.67 $2.43 $2.43 $2.24 $2.05
2014 $3.10 $3.26 $3.48 $3.57 $3.52 $3.57 $3.46 $3.41 $3.33 $3.16 $3.05 $2.48
2013 $3.10 $3.56 $3.56 $3.28 $3.66 $3.40 $3.38 $3.41 $3.43 $3.13 $3.01 $3.06
2012 $3.15 $3.40 $3.74 $3.66 $3.44 $3.35 $3.34 $3.60 $3.75 $3.52 $3.24 $3.10
2011 $3.22 $3.15 $3.44 $3.70 $3.79 $3.55 $3.56 $3.53 $3.54 $3.30 $3.21 $3.11
2010 $2.79 $2.70 $2.89 $2.94 $2.90 $2.75 $2.78 $2.83 $2.83 $2.90 $2.93 $3.07
2009 $1.88 $1.93 $2.01 $2.09 $2.36 $2.70 $2.46 $2.65 $2.53 $2.57 $2.72 $2.65
2008 $3.09 $3.14 $3.29 $3.48 $3.80 $4.01 $4.03 $3.70 $3.66 $2.86 $1.98 $1.69
2007 $2.19 $2.36 $2.67 $2.86 $3.28 $3.11 $3.19 $2.94 $2.94 $2.87 $3.16 $3.03
2006 $2.41 $2.34 $2.51 $2.82 $2.88 $2.84 $2.99 $3.02 $2.42 $2.27 $2.29 $2.37
2005 $1.85 $1.95 $2.13 $2.29 $2.14 $2.19 $2.30 $2.55 $2.95 $2.60 $2.23 $2.30
2004 $1.61 $1.64 $1.74 $1.80 $2.03 $2.00 $1.92 $1.91 $1.90 $2.02 $1.99 $1.82
2003 $1.51 $1.68 $1.73 $1.58 $1.54 $1.52 $1.53 $1.66 $1.65 $1.59 $1.52 $1.48
2002 $1.16 $1.14 $1.33 $1.45 $1.41 $1.40 $1.46 $1.45 $1.45 $1.53 $1.51 $1.43
2001 $1.50 $1.54 $1.45 $1.59 $1.81 $1.68 $1.36 $1.51 $1.76 $1.41 $1.19 $1.12
2000 $1.30 $1.44 $1.52 $1.40 $1.48 $1.69 $1.57 $1.46 $1.61 $1.59 $1.56 $1.44
1999 NA NA NA NA $1.12 $1.12 $1.19 $1.23 $1.27 $1.24 $1.23 $1.27

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line chart representing <h1>Average Monthly Retail Premium Motor Gasoline Prices in Omaha, Nebraska, 1999 through 2016.

Average Monthly Retail
Premium Motor Gasoline Prices
Omaha, Nebraska

Grade–Premium
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2016 $2.28 $2.09 $2.36 $2.48 $2.58 $2.71 $2.63 $2.59 $2.59 $2.68 $2.59 NA
2015 $2.35 $2.53 $2.77 $2.74 $2.90 $3.04 $3.06 $3.10 $2.89 $2.88 $2.67 $2.45
2014 $3.41 $3.57 $3.78 $3.86 $3.80 $3.85 $3.75 $3.70 $3.63 $3.47 $3.34 $2.80
2013 $3.39 $3.84 $3.84 $3.59 $3.98 $3.74 $3.75 $3.83 $3.83 $3.49 $3.34 $3.33
2012 $3.40 $3.65 $4.00 $3.92 $3.71 $3.61 $3.61 $3.89 $4.06 $3.84 $3.55 $3.41
2011 $3.31 $3.37 $3.70 $3.95 $4.05 $3.81 $3.81 $3.79 $3.79 $3.56 $3.48 $3.36
2010 $2.86 $2.77 $2.97 $3.03 $2.98 $2.83 $2.90 $2.91 $2.91 $2.98 $3.02 $3.16
2009 $1.93 $1.98 $2.06 $2.15 $2.42 $2.77 $2.53 $2.72 $2.60 $2.64 $2.80 $2.73
2008 $3.18 $3.22 $3.38 $3.57 $3.90 $4.12 $4.14 $3.81 $3.76 $2.94 $2.04 $1.74
2007 $2.25 $2.43 $2.74 $2.94 $3.37 $3.20 $3.28 $3.02 $3.02 $2.95 $3.25 $3.12
2006 $2.48 $2.41 $2.58 $2.90 $2.96 $2.92 $3.07 $3.10 $2.49 $2.33 $2.36 $2.44
2005 $1.90 $2.01 $2.19 $2.35 $2.20 $2.25 $2.37 $2.63 $3.03 $2.67 $2.29 $2.37
2004 $1.65 $1.69 $1.79 $1.85 $2.09 $2.05 $1.98 $1.96 $1.95 $2.07 $2.04 $1.87
2003 $1.55 $1.73 $1.78 $1.63 $1.58 $1.56 $1.58 $1.70 $1.70 $1.63 $1.56 $1.52
2002 $1.20 $1.18 $1.37 $1.49 $1.45 $1.44 $1.50 $1.50 $1.49 $1.58 $1.55 $1.47
2001 $1.54 $1.59 $1.49 $1.64 $1.86 $1.73 $1.40 $1.56 $1.81 $1.45 $1.23 $1.15
2000 $1.33 $1.48 $1.59 $1.48 $1.56 $1.74 $1.62 $1.50 $1.66 $1.63 $1.60 $1.48
1999 NA NA NA NA $1.15 $1.15 $1.22 $1.27 $1.31 $1.28 $1.26 $1.31

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Source: Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

Note: NA indicates that data is not available.

The tables and graphs were updated on December 1, 2016.
Typically, there is one month between updates.