The average on-highway diesel price in the U.S. was down to $3.801 per gallon as of Monday, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

A year ago, the average diesel price was $3.974 per gallon, so the current average is $0.173 (or 4.4%) lower.

The average diesel price in the U.S. has been on a slow decline since March 10 of this year, when it peaked at $4.021 per gallon.

The latest average of $3.801 per gallon for diesel is the lowest since July 30, 2012, when the average was $3.796.

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Thomas McMahon

Thomas McMahon

Executive Editor

Thomas had covered the pupil transportation industry with School Bus Fleet since 2002. When he's not writing articles about yellow buses, he enjoys running long distances and making a joyful noise with his guitar.

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