Crude Oil Prices - 70 Year Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical monthly West Texas Intermediate (WTI or NYMEX) crude oil prices per barrel back to 1946. The price of oil shown is adjusted for inflation using the headline CPI and is shown by default on a logarithmic scale. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value. The current price of WTI crude oil as of August 24, 2016 is $46.77 per barrel.

Historical Crude Oil Prices

Date Value
Aug 201646.77
Jul 201641.60
Jun 201648.33
May 201649.10
Apr 201640.88
Mar 201636.67
Feb 201631.62
Jan 201628.47
Dec 201537.13
Nov 201540.43
Oct 201546.60
Sep 201545.06
Aug 201549.20
Jul 201547.11
Jun 201559.48
May 201560.25
Apr 201559.62
Mar 201547.72
Feb 201549.84
Jan 201547.79
Dec 201453.45
Nov 201465.94
Oct 201480.53
Sep 201491.17
Aug 201497.86
Jul 201498.23
Jun 2014106.07
May 2014103.40
Apr 2014100.07
Mar 2014101.57
Feb 2014102.88
Jan 201497.55
Dec 201398.17
Nov 201392.55
Oct 201396.29
Sep 2013102.36
Aug 2013107.98
Jul 2013105.10
Jun 201396.36
May 201391.93
Apr 201393.22
Mar 201397.24
Feb 201392.03
Jan 201397.65
Dec 201291.83
Nov 201288.54
Oct 201286.23
Sep 201292.18
Aug 201296.47
Jul 201288.08
Jun 201285.04
May 201286.52
Apr 2012104.89
Mar 2012103.03
Feb 2012107.08
Jan 201298.46
Dec 201198.83
Nov 2011100.36
Oct 201193.19
Sep 201178.93