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Annual (1996-2008) Monthly (1996-2012) 
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index- Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
1996        
1 $1.19 98.2 64.1 0 0
2 $1.18 97.8 62.2 0 0
 3 $1.22 101.1 68.0 0 0
4
$1.31 108.2 76.4 0 0
5
$1.38 113.3 80.1 0 0
6
$1.35 111.0 75.8 1 0
7
$1.33 108.8 73.6 0 2
8
$1.30 106.1 72.6 1 3
9
$1.29 105.7 73.6 0 2
10
$1.29 105.2 74.1 2 1
11
$1.31 107.1 76.6 0 1
12
$1.32 107.9 76.0 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
1997        
1
$1.32 107.9 76.6 0 0
2
$1.31 107.4 75.0 0 0
3
$1.29 105.8 73.5 0 0
4
$1.29 105.4 72.7 0 0
5
$1.28 105.2 72.8 0 0
6
$1.29 105.4 71.2 1 0
7
$1.26 103.5 69.3 1 2
8
$1.31 107.4 73.7 0 0
9
$1.33 109.2 75.3 0 1
10
$1.30 106.5 70.5 2 0
11
$1.27 104.1 67.9 0 0
12
$1.24 101.3 64.6 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
1998        
1
$1.19 97.2 59.4 0 0
2
$1.14 93.5 55.8 0 0
3
$1.10 90.3 51.7 0 0
4
$1.11 91.1 54.0 0 0
5
$1.15 94.2 58.3 0 0
6
$1.15 94.3 57.4 0 0
7
$1.13 93.2 56.0 1 0
8
$1.11 91.1 51.6 1 3
9 $1.10 89.5 51.0 2 4
10 $1.10 90.3 52.5 0 2
11 $1.09 89.2 49.8 0 1
12 $1.05 85.7 43.2 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index -
Gasoline
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
1999          
1 $1.03 84.5 46.4 0 0
2 $1.01 83.1 44.2 0 0
3 $1.05 85.8 48.1 0 0
4 $1.23 100.4 64.4 0 0
5 $1.23 100.8 65.6 0 0
6 $1.20 98.6 63.5 1 0
7 $1.24 101.9 68.9 0 0
8 $1.31 107.2 75.0 1 3
9 $1.33 109.7 78.4 1 2
10 $1.33 109.4 73.0 1 2
11 $1.32 108.7 73.8 0 1
12 $1.35 111.5 75.5 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2000          
1 $1.36 111.9 76.3 0 0
2 $1.42 117.3 86.1 0 0
3 $1.59 130.9 94.9 0 0
4 $1.56 127.9 88.8 0 0
5 $1.55 127.6 95.2 0 0
6 $1.67 138.3 110.3 0 0
7 $1.64 135.4 100.0 0 0
8 $1.56 127.7 94.3 2 2
9 $1.64 134.3 104.2 2 5
10 $1.61 132.3 98.2 2 1
11 $1.61 132.2 98.8 0 0
12 $1.54 127.0 88.5 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2001          
1 $1.53 125.8 93.4 0 0
2 $1.54 126.8 94.1 0 0
3 $1.50 123.3 90.6 0 0
4 $1.62 132.8 104.8 0 0
5 $1.81 146.0 114.0 0 0
6 $1.73 141.3 104.4 1 0
7 $1.57 124.9 85.9 0 0
8 $1.51 121.2 91.3 3 0
9 $1.61 130.7 102.3 0 5
10 $1.44 115.6 77.7 2 2
11 $1.32 103.8 67.9 0 2
12 $1.20 95.4 59.2 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2002          
1 $1.21 97.2 62.3 0 0
2 $1.21 97.6 64.8 0 0
3 $1.32 107.1 77.9 0 0
4 $1.49 120.8 89.0 0 0
5 $1.51 120.8 86.1 0 0
6 $1.49 119.5 85.9 0 0
7 $1.50 120.3 87.0 1 0
8 $1.51 120.9 88.1 3 0
9 $1.51 121.1 90.3 4 4
10 $1.54 123.9 99.4 0 0
11 $1.53 123.8 87.9 0 0
12 $1.48 119.1 82.1 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2003          
1 $1.56 125.7 95.7 0 0
2 $1.69 139.7 112.6 0 0
3 $1.79 147.4 120.4 0 0
4 $1.70 139.9 100.1 1 0
5 $1.59 130.6 94.5 0 0
6 $1.56 129.5 99.4 1 0
7 $1.57 130.0 101.4 0 2
8 $1.67 138.4 106.4 1 2
9 $1.77 146.5 109.9 1 3
10 $1.65 136.0 102.7 3 0
11 $1.58 130.6 95.2 0 0
12 $1.54 127.2 94.3 2 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index- Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2004          
1 $1.64 136.1 108.1 0 0
2 $1.72 142.5 111.1 0 0
3 $1.81 149.8 117.0 0 0
4 $1.88 155.3 126.1 0 0
5 $2.05 169.8 140.5 0 0
6 $2.08 172.7 129.1 0 0
7 $1.98 164.5 136.1 0 0
8 $1.94 161.2 128.3 3 4
9 $1.93 160.5 130.9 0 4
10 $2.07 172.2 149.1 1 1
11 $2.05 171.0 140.3 1 0
12 $1.93 160.4 120.1 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline
Consumer Price Index -Gasoline Producer Price Index - Gasoline Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms.
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2005          
1 $1.87 155.6 127.9 0 0
2 $1.96 163.4 137.4 0 0
3 $2.11 175.0 154.3 0 0
4 $2.33 192.9 162.5 0 0
5 $2.26 187.3 158.2 0 0
6 $2.22 184.6 159.5 2 0
7 $2.36 196.5 176.5 2 3
8 $2.55 211.7 189.9 3 2
9 $2.97 248.5 214.2 0 1
10 $2.83 235.9 207.6 0 0
11 $2.39 198.6 164.7 0 0
12 $2.23 186.2 169.9 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index -Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2006          
1 $2.36 198.2 179.7 0 0
2 $2.35 197.0 162.7 0 0
3 $2.44 204.7 188.5 0 0
4 $2.80 234.4 217.7 0 0
5 $2.99 249.8 225.2 0 0
6 $2.96 247.3 230.1 1 0
7 $3.05 254.6 235.9 1 0
8 $3.03 253.2 229.6 2 1
9 $2.64 219.0 185.7 0 5
10 $2.32 192.7 169.1 0 0
11 $2.29 190.3 170.5 0 0
12 $2.38 198.1 172.9 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2007          
1 $2.32 192.8 162.0 0 0
2 $2.33 194.3 170.2 0 0
3 $2.64 219.5 199.8 0 0
4 $2.91 241.9 228.7 0 0
5 $3.18 264.8 256.4 0 0
6 $3.10 259.7 239.3 2 0
7 $3.01 251.9 251.4 1 0
8 $2.83 237.1 215.4 2 1
9 $2.84 238.0 225.6 5 3
10 $2.84 237.8 223.9 1 0
11 $3.17 260.9 257.7 0 1
12 $3.07 256.8 237.1 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2008          
1 $3.10 259.3 240.0 0 0
2 $3.08 257.8 243.7 0 0
3 $3.30 276.5 272.6 0 0
4 $3.49 291.9 281.4 0 0
5 $3.81 319.8 317.0 1 0
6 $4.12 345.0 334.2 0 1
7 $4.14 347.4 343.7 1 2
8 $3.84 321.5 310.3 3 1
9 $3.75 313.5 314.9 2 4
10 $3.21 266.4 230.7 3 1
11 $2.21 184.2 154.9 0 1
12 $1.74 146.1 114.5 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2009          
1 $1.79 154.5 132.0 0 0
2 $1.93 166.1 140.4 0 0
3 $1.95 167.8 134.4 0 0
4 $2.06 176.7 151.0 0 0
5 $2.27 193.7 175.3 0 0
6 $2.63 225.2 206.8 0 0
7 $2.54 217.9 188.5 0 0
8 $2.63 225.2 208.1 3 0
9 $2.88 220.5 197.7 1 0
10 $2.95 218.7 193.5 3 0
11 $2.97 227.7 209.3 n.a. n.a.
12 $2.73 224.3 202.8 n.a. n.a
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2010          
1

$2.60

233.7 223.9
0
0
2 $2.82 227.198 205.0
0
0
3 $2.86 237.4 225.2 0 0
4 $2.78 244.3 232.0 0 0
5 $2.73 246.1 230.2 0 0
6 $2.72 234.2 219.6 0 1
7 $2.74 234.7 220.5 1 1
8 $2.73 235.1 224.2 3 1
9 $2.75 231.8 218.3 5 1
10 $2.88 239.5 229.5 0 5
11 $2.98 244.3 232.9 0 0
12 $3.10 255.3 240.7 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2011          
1 $3.13 264.9 252.9 0 0
2 $3.55 270.8 259.0 0 0
3 $3.87 302.6 295.7 0 0
4 $3.79 325.3 321.9 0 0
5 $3.55 337.0 344.5 0 0
6 $3.68 317.5 314.2 0 0
7 $3.57 312.8 312.5 0 0
8 $3.46 311.3 298.1 0 0
9 $3.44 309.0 304.9 3 1
10 $3.30 295.9 289.7 0 2
11 $3.21 292.5 282.9 0 0
12 $3.38 280.7 272.6 0 0
yr/
mth
Avg. Price Index -
Per gallon of gasoline.
Consumer Price Index - Gasoline Producer Price Index-Gasoline. Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Tropical Storms
Storm Activity on Gulf -
# of Hurricanes
2012          
1 $3.70 290.8 281.3 0 0
2 $3.92 305.1 295.1 0 0
3 $3.86 329.8 317.2 0 0
4 $3.62 335.7 327.9 0 0
5 $3.41 323.6 313.6 2 0
6 $3.49 303.7 298.4 2 0

Notes: Information for Average Price Data, Consumer Price Index, and Producer Price Index of gasoline is found on the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website: http://stats.bls.gov/home.htm.
Information on tropical storms and hurricanes is found on the National Hurricane Center website: http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/index.shtml. The hurricane season typically begins in May and continues through Nov. 


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