What is the cost of petrol where you are at the moment ?

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  1. wytegarillaz profile image58
    wytegarillazposted 12 years ago

    I looked it up , is it $2.71 a litre ??

    We pay $1.34 approx a litre here in Western Australia for diesel at the moment

    1. robert hoagland profile image60
      robert hoaglandposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      california 2.99 gallon

      1. Anne Scullard profile image45
        Anne Scullardposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        In South Africa we are paying about R8.69 - more or less. can't remember the exact amount now.  It is just over a dollar/liter.

        It might not sound like a lot but for about R20 (just over $2 - I think) u can drive about 30 kilometers.

    2. profile image0
      Lord Gagaposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I live about 40 miles outside London, England, where unleaded petrol currently costs £1.18 per litre, which is equivalent to $7.10 per US gallon.

    3. profile image0
      Richard Stephenposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      $2.87 per gallon in my part of Southern California.

    4. dutchman1951 profile image60
      dutchman1951posted 12 years agoin reply to this

      3.07 a gallon for non ethenol, and 2.72 a gallon for ethenol inhanced. in East Nashville, USA

    5. lav-senior profile image61
      lav-seniorposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      In Ireland, the average price of petrol was €1.33/litre. This was about average across the EU with the exception of Lithuania who only paid €.98/litre.

    6. safiq ali patel profile image70
      safiq ali patelposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      The price of petrol in the UK today 19th Feb 2011 is £1.30 per litre. That is about $2.20 per litre or about $7.00 USD per gallon. In simple terms very expensive.

    7. Africa Unlimited profile image60
      Africa Unlimitedposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      £1.12 per liter. Ridiculous.

  2. lrohner profile image68
    lrohnerposted 12 years ago

    I'm about an hour south of NYC, and we're paying just under $3.00/gallon.

  3. KCC Big Country profile image86
    KCC Big Countryposted 12 years ago

    Central Texas.....$2.49/gallon

  4. Lisa HW profile image62
    Lisa HWposted 12 years ago

    Massachusetts - about 2.79

    1. Cagsil profile image77
      Cagsilposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Massachusetts...western part, chicopee to be exact... $2.68

  5. Ben Evans profile image68
    Ben Evansposted 12 years ago

    Western Washington

    $2.85 gallon on the low end and I would say about $3.05/gallon average.

  6. earnestshub profile image83
    earnestshubposted 12 years ago

    AU$1.33 per litre for unleaded today in my city. That is over US$4 a gallon.

  7. Kidgas profile image66
    Kidgasposted 12 years ago

    Central Indiana, United States.  It is about $2.47 per gallon, but looks like it will go up to $2.78 in the near future.

  8. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 12 years ago

    I paid $1.08 a litre the other day. (Cdn)

  9. Ben Evans profile image68
    Ben Evansposted 12 years ago

    A few conversions:

    There are 3.8 liters/gallon
    There are 1.1 Australian dollars/US dollars
    .63 British Pounds/US dollars
    1.024 Canadian dollar/US dollar

    So I know there are a lot of currencies I missed

    This is on the low side in Washington State:

    .825 Australian dollars/liter
    .768 Canadian dollars/liter
    .473 British Pounds/liter

  10. surf traveler profile image81
    surf travelerposted 12 years ago

    1.02 a liter in Costa Rica, Diesel is 95 cents a liter

  11. ExpandYourMind profile image68
    ExpandYourMindposted 12 years ago

    I was just in Nashville, TN . . . it was $2.49/gal.

  12. prettydarkhorse profile image58
    prettydarkhorseposted 12 years ago

    2.42 is the cheapest and 2.99 -- chevron in USD here at Dallas, TX

  13. profile image58
    vickonposted 12 years ago

    if curious or would like to find the cheapest gas in the area by zipcode, go here: http://autos.msn.com/everyday/GasStatio … ;zip=06851

    I find it most helpful and saves me a lot of time smile

  14. CYBERSUPE profile image60
    CYBERSUPEposted 12 years ago

    $2.73 per gallon, Eastern Pennsylvania, 20 miles West of Philadelphia, Pa.

  15. lizmoss71 profile image59
    lizmoss71posted 12 years ago

    In the UK, the price of petrol is around £1.20 per litre at the moment. I haven't done the maths but I think it is a lot more expensive than the US and Canada.

  16. Shadesbreath profile image81
    Shadesbreathposted 12 years ago

    $3.17 in Sacramento, CA  (I was at Chevron, probably could get for $3.10 somewhere else).

  17. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 12 years ago

    lake Cumberland KY is $2.65 a gallon...

  18. manlypoetryman profile image80
    manlypoetrymanposted 12 years ago

    Houston, Texas reporting in at $2.49 a gallon...as of 08/05/10. Who knows what the future holds...I hear tell on the news that now it is suppose to go back up dure to the lack of production in the Gulf.

    First the leak...now the results from the leak...We can't win!

  19. CASE1WORKER profile image64
    CASE1WORKERposted 12 years ago

    umm £1.20 per LITRE
    do the math and then pity us! No wonder we all go around braging about what we get to the gallon
    we pay for it in litres and talk about it in gallons

  20. Polly C profile image91
    Polly Cposted 12 years ago

    I have absolutely no idea...one thing I never ever look at is the price of petrol, I just buy it and drive off. I decide how much I'm going to spend, put that much in and off I go.

    I think that it is definitely more than £1 per gallon though.

  21. Beth100 profile image72
    Beth100posted 12 years ago

    The price is increasing daily with today's price at 103.7 cents per litre and it's still going up.  I have noticed that the price increases on Thursday evenings and continues to rise until Tuesday evening, where it drops drastically.  Wednesdays are the best days to buy petrol -- lowest price during the week.  Then the mark up begins again.  sad

  22. robert hoagland profile image60
    robert hoaglandposted 12 years ago

    in california its 2.99 orange county area

  23. LaMamaLoli profile image59
    LaMamaLoliposted 12 years ago

    £1.14 in London England

  24. Maddie Ruud profile image74
    Maddie Ruudposted 12 years ago

    I am proud to say, I have NO IDEA!!!  Carless lifestyle for the win!

    1. Cagsil profile image77
      Cagsilposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      lol lol lol

  25. Joni Douglas profile image78
    Joni Douglasposted 12 years ago

    Just paid $2.85 a gallon in West Michigan

  26. Mighty Mom profile image81
    Mighty Momposted 12 years ago

    Boy, and I thought we had it bad. $7.10 US is more than double what we're paying.
    I'm in No Cal and it's hovering in the $3 range for unleaded. I didn't look cuz my car's 3/4 full right now, but I strongly suspect they jacked up the prices for Labor Day weekend.
    Why? Because they CAN!

  27. elayne001 profile image83
    elayne001posted 12 years ago

    We are lucky to live in Paradise, but along with that comes high prices, especially for gas - it is currently 3.69 per gallon here.

  28. AnaStevens profile image61
    AnaStevensposted 12 years ago

    I live in Orange County, California and it varies from city to city (about 15-20 cents a gallon). I pay around $2.93 a gallon

  29. Randy Godwin profile image61
    Randy Godwinposted 12 years ago

    $2.42 a gallon at the lowest priced pumps!  $2.49 at the rest!

  30. clintonb profile image60
    clintonbposted 12 years ago

    It dropped to $1 a litre here in Adelaide last week, but its on the rise again. That was under wholesale apparently

  31. A la carte profile image60
    A la carteposted 12 years ago

    About $1.10/litre in Queensland but varies around that figure a bit.

  32. Diane Inside profile image74
    Diane Insideposted 12 years ago

    Payed $2.57 gallon last time I got gas.

  33. livewithrichard profile image73
    livewithrichardposted 12 years ago

    $3.09 - $3.29 a gallon here in Chicago

  34. ftclick profile image55
    ftclickposted 12 years ago

    3.50-ish a gallon for gas outside of Rio de Janiero. 
    2 reais per litre  x 3.3 litres a gallon,
    ethanol is cheaper -- 1.8 or 3.15 per gallon

  35. profile image0
    ralwusposted 12 years ago

    $2.779 Ohio

  36. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 12 years ago

    2.69 gallon russell springs ky

    1. earnestshub profile image83
      earnestshubposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      That looks real cheap from Australia Stacie! We are paying well over a buck a litre and the Australian dollar is now worth USD 1.01.

  37. rollingdufflebag profile image61
    rollingdufflebagposted 12 years ago

    Try living in North Yorkshire in the UK - petrol is currently £5.72 GBP a gallon - that's equivalant to $8.99 USD

    1. earnestshub profile image83
      earnestshubposted 12 years agoin reply to this


    2. lyndre profile image61
      lyndreposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Good old rip off Britian.
      £1.20p per litre in Bonnie Scotland

  38. Mighty Mom profile image81
    Mighty Momposted 12 years ago

    Yesterday I paid $3.13 for 91 grade (super) at Costco. That's the best I've seen. And yes, California supposedly has the highest rates in the states. But you Brits got us beat, for sure! Yikes!!!
    Whatever happened to BRITISH Petroleum????

  39. sammyfiction profile image60
    sammyfictionposted 12 years ago

    On Monday I paid $1.27 a litre for my petrol, and not happy about it because today it was $1.17 a litre! Grr! & I'm in southern Australia smile

    1. earnestshub profile image83
      earnestshubposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I filled up at 1.30 a litre the other day. I should have filled in the city! Out of town a bit, the prices are higher.
      I thought that was damn expensive!

      1. livewithrichard profile image73
        livewithrichardposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        Just the opposite here, at least where I am in Chicago. We pay a higher rate in the city because of an added city tax as if the state and fed tax weren't enough.  I paid $3.11/gallon yesterday and I'm not going to complain after seeing how much others are paying around the globe.

        I'm lucky enough to live in a city that has great public transportation. $80/month would buy me an unlimited use CTA pass which I could use for bus and rail but only in the city.  Unfortunately many of my clients live in the suburbs which have terrible public transportation so I need to drive.  My 2007 Chevy Colorado is a 6 cylinder and gets around 20 miles per gallon on the highway.

  40. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 12 years ago

    ...ack!!....i have a radiator system to heat my home...need oil for it....i just paid over $1.00 a litre....ouch!  I've never been charged that before and it's not very cold yet either....and the oil comes from Canada too!....not happy about that at all......

  41. mache de la torre profile image61
    mache de la torreposted 12 years ago

    P49.00++ a liter in the Philippines

  42. schoolgirlforreal profile image81
    schoolgirlforrealposted 12 years ago

    $3 gallon give or take some cents if you want regualar or super

  43. nasus loops profile image67
    nasus loopsposted 12 years ago

    Where I am we pay around £1.20 for petrol and £1.19 for diesel.

  44. Michael Buchman profile image61
    Michael Buchmanposted 12 years ago

    Asheville, NC, USA.  2.84 UnLeaded, 3.29 Diesel

  45. profile image0
    bhaveshdhanani03posted 12 years ago

    We are paying 62 indian national rupee($1.4)

  46. ross670daw profile image59
    ross670dawposted 12 years ago

    $1.34 where I am near Melbourne, unbelievable the price differences around the world.

  47. tcramsay profile image59
    tcramsayposted 12 years ago

    Shawville, Quebec, Canada (western Quebec)116.9 per litre

  48. Barbara Kay profile image75
    Barbara Kayposted 12 years ago

    Southwest Michigan. Anywhere from $3.09-$3.21 depending which town you live in.

    1. Barbara Kay profile image75
      Barbara Kayposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      That is per gallon.

  49. Aiden Roberts profile image68
    Aiden Robertsposted 12 years ago

    £1.40 per litre of deisel, what's that in $ over $9 per gallon.

    I am moving to another country or buying a bike.

  50. Randy Godwin profile image61
    Randy Godwinposted 12 years ago

    $2.88 per gallon here in southeastern Georgia. smile


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