Crude Oil Price History 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 12:05 AM EST on February 07, 2016 is $30.89 per barrel.

Data Sources: Energy Information Administration, BLS

Topics: oil prices  

     

Crude Oil Prices - Historical Data

Date Real Price Nominal Price
Feb 201630.8930.89
Jan 201633.6233.62
Dec 201537.0437.04
Nov 201541.5541.68
Oct 201543.1343.39
Sep 201544.7845.05
Aug 201545.2645.63
Jul 201546.6947.11
Jun 201558.9459.48
May 201559.9560.25
Apr 201559.6259.62
Mar 201547.8247.72
Feb 201550.2449.84
Jan 201548.3647.79
Dec 201453.8253.45
Nov 201466.0765.94
Oct 201480.2180.53
Sep 201490.6291.17
Aug 201497.2797.86
Jul 201497.5498.23
Jun 2014105.22106.07
May 2014102.78103.40
Apr 201499.87100.07
Mar 2014101.67101.57
Feb 2014103.60102.88
Jan 201498.6297.55
Dec 201399.6498.17
Nov 201393.9492.55
Oct 201397.5496.29
Sep 2013103.38102.36
Aug 2013109.17107.98
Jul 2013106.47105.10
Jun 201397.6196.36
May 201395.0193.61
Apr 201396.1194.50
Mar 201398.1396.58
Feb 201394.5292.76
Jan 2013100.5897.94
Dec 201293.5290.80
Nov 201290.4588.07
Oct 201287.6585.68
Sep 201293.8791.85
Aug 201297.1794.62
Jul 201292.6589.78
Jun 201285.8583.27
May 201293.3990.76
Apr 2012107.87104.93
Mar 2012106.21103.02
Feb 2012110.45106.30
Jan 2012104.81100.39
Dec 2011104.4399.65
Nov 2011104.3899.79
Oct 201197.5293.32
Sep 201185.5982.14
Aug 201192.8188.90
Jul 2011101.6097.04
Jun 201199.3294.77
May 2011105.32100.59
Apr 2011115.76110.04
Mar 2011108.91102.94
Feb 201195.7689.58
Jan 201196.0489.42
Dec 201096.0789.04
Nov 201090.9684.14
Oct 201088.5381.90
Sep 201081.5675.31
Aug 201083.2076.82
Jul 201082.8676.37
Jun 201081.7575.35
May 201080.0473.84
Apr 201091.6684.48
Mar 201088.3181.24
Feb 201083.3776.42
Jan 201085.4278.22
Dec 200981.3674.30
Nov 200985.3478.08
Oct 200982.9575.82
Sep 200976.0669.46
Aug 200977.8871.06
Jul 200970.3764.09
Jun 200976.4469.68
May 200965.4359.16
Apr 200955.2249.79
Mar 200953.3547.98
Feb 200943.6639.16
Jan 200946.7541.74
Dec 200846.1541.02
Nov 200863.9357.44
Oct 200883.7076.65
Sep 2008112.32103.90
Aug 2008125.94116.61
Jul 2008143.45133.44
Jun 2008144.78133.93
May 2008136.93125.39
Apr 2008123.94112.57
Mar 2008116.96105.56
Feb 2008106.5195.35
Jan 2008104.2092.95
Dec 2007103.2991.73
Nov 2007106.4594.62
Oct 200797.5886.20
Sep 200790.6479.93
Aug 200782.3872.39
Jul 200784.2774.18
Jun 200776.5967.48
May 200772.1563.46
Apr 200773.1863.97
Mar 200769.7760.56
Feb 200768.8659.26
Jan 200763.7954.57
Dec 200672.7062.03
Nov 200669.7059.37
Oct 200669.0158.88
Sep 200674.4763.87
Aug 200684.7473.05
Jul 200686.4674.41
Jun 200682.7470.96
May 200682.8670.94
Apr 200681.8269.69
Mar 200674.4762.90