The national average for diesel is up 1.4 cents to $3.171 per gallon compared to last week, the agency reported on Monday, May 7.

That is 60.6 cents more per gallon than this week in 2017.

## What is the average cost of a gallon of diesel?

While national gasoline average cost per gallon stayed in the $2.85 range this week, diesel continues to creep up with a national average of $3.17 per gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration.

## How much is a gallon of diesel weigh?

A liter of diesel weighs 0.8508 kilograms, or 1.8757 pounds. A U.S. gallon contains 3.79 liters. Therefore, a gallon of diesel fuel weighs 3.2245 kilograms, or 7.1089 pounds. An Imperial gallon contains 4.546 liters and weighs 3.8677 kilograms, or 8.5269 lbs.

## What is the price of diesel in USA?

USA Diesel prices, 30-Sep-2019

Liter | U.S. gallon | |
---|---|---|

USD | 0.796 | 3.013 |

EUR | 0.731 | 2.767 |

## How much is diesel vs gas?

Fuel costs: On average, diesel engines are rated about 25% more fuel efficient than similarly sized and power rated gasoline engines. Currently, diesel fuel is about 20% more expensive than gasoline, but prices are volatile and in some Canadian markets, diesel is actually slightly cheaper than gasoline.