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It’s too early to predict what lies ahead for diesel and petrol prices in February, but the data is worsening by the day … Image: Pixabay

How much you’ll pay for petrol and diesel in Mzansi from TODAY

The Department of Energy on Tuesday announced the official petrol and diesel price changes for December which came into effect from midnight.

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It’s too early to predict what lies ahead for diesel and petrol prices in February, but the data is worsening by the day … Image: Pixabay

The Department of Energy on Tuesday announced the official petrol and diesel price changes for December which came into effect from midnight.

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There was some reason for early Christmas cheer for diesel drivers with prices dropping significantly by between R1.52 and R1.57 per litre.

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However, petrol prices saw an increase of 59 cents per litre for both 93 and 95 octanes.

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Prices were adjusted as follows:

FuelPrice change
Petrol 93increase of 59 cents per litre
Petrol 95increase of 59 cents per litre
Diesel 0.05%decrease of 157 cents per litre
Diesel 0.005%decrease of 152 cents per litre
Illuminating Paraffin (wholesale)decrease of 57 cents per litre
LPGASincrease of 95 cents per kilogram

Below is how the price changes will reflect at the pumps for both inland and along the coast.

InlandNovemberDecember
93 PetrolR22.57R23.16
95 PetrolR22.87R23.46
0.05% diesel (wholesale)R25.49R23.92
0.005% diesel (wholesale)R25.75R24.23
Illuminating ParaffinR17.76R17.19
LPGAS (p/kg)R33.09R34.04
CoastNovemberDecember
93 PetrolR21.92R22.51
95 PetrolR22.22R22.81
0.05% diesel (wholesale)R24.84R23.27
0.005% diesel (wholesale)R25.11R23.59
Illuminating ParaffinR16.97R16.40
LPGAS (p/kg)R30.68R31.63