Month of January 2020 (Nat’l avg $2.585)

Discussion in 'The Daily Grind' started by Gord, Jan 1, 2020.

  1. BillLin

    BillLin PV solar, geothermal HVAC, hybrids and electrics

    Nice!
     
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  2. Gord

    Gord Super Moderator Staff Member

    Going home, 3UP, back to detour #8, traffic not quite so bad on first half but second half needed a longer detour, 46°F, tail/crosswind SW14. LFL came on during trip @ 497 miles so dropped car pooler and his daughter off at the other end of his dead-end road so I could go straight to gas station and fill up:
    41.9 / 22.6

    Tank Stats

    Miles on tank: 510.4
    GallsUS: 12.06
    Calc. MPG : 42.33MPG
    Calc. Range: 64.6 miles (allowing for extra in tank)
    FCD Range: 45
    FCD MPG : 44.46 MPG (5.04% over-report)
    UG MPG : 44.03 MPG (4.02% under-report)
    No. of trips: 24
    Average trip length: 21.3
    Average speed 28mph
    Driving time on tank: 18hrs 16mins
    Days since last fill: 17
    Commuting: 69.9%
    Ave. Temperature: 43.6°F
    Ave. no. of people in car: 2.53
    Pmpg for the tank: 107.1

    Sticking with 5.25% FCD over-report for tank 61 - I'll adjust the indicated numbers down by that for new tank.

    Short hop from gas station to home - worked it hard even though partly uphill:
    44.7 / 2.0

    This morning, motorway route, 3UP, 45°F, cross/headwind SSW9:
    45.5 / 22.6


    New tank @ 45.4 (FCD 47.8) . Range 545 . Guess gauge F««««|««««E . UG at 47.9 / DTE 623
     
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  3. PaleMelanesian

    PaleMelanesian Beat the System Staff Member

    Poor results going home = 42.8 mpg / 5.3 mi
    Ok results this morning = 48 mpg / 11.4 mi

    Tank is down a tick to 46.7 / 347 mi.
     
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  4. Gord

    Gord Super Moderator Staff Member

    Going home, 3UP, detour #2, milder 51°F, tail/crosswind WSW14:
    39.5 / 20.6

    To work, 3UP, motorway route, 47°F, nearly got to 50 on FCD for the trip even with partial headwind SW12 but car pooler daughter drop off dropped me a touch:
    47.2 (FCD 49.6) / 22.5

    Tank down 1.6 at 43.8 (FCD 46.1) / 67.7 / Range 545 . Guess gauge F««««|««««E . UG down 1.9 at 46.0 / DTE 554
     
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  5. EdwinTheMagnificent

    EdwinTheMagnificent Legend In His Mind

    Today , 32 deg F in Naperville , 31 in Wood Dale , 28 in Toronto.
    A very fine powdery snow was falling , the kind that melted as soon as it hit
    the road and windshield. It started to become real snow as I got closer to work.
    35.1 miles , 58.0 MPG. Going home last night was 23 miles , 63.1 MPG , then
    after 75 min at Planet Fitness , 9 miles , 61.4 MPG.
    Tank is now at 297.4 miles , 61.2 MPG
     
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  6. PaleMelanesian

    PaleMelanesian Beat the System Staff Member

    Cloudy and gray (grey?) and mid 40's day and night.

    46.6 / 5.4 - home last night.
    46.8 / 19 - pick up a teenager from an event
    49.5 / 11.5 - this morning

    Tank is at 46.7 / 390 mi.
    F____|/___E
     
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  7. Gord

    Gord Super Moderator Staff Member

    Grey for me Andrew :)
     
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  8. EdwinTheMagnificent

    EdwinTheMagnificent Legend In His Mind

    The Englishman has spoken.
     
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  9. EdwinTheMagnificent

    EdwinTheMagnificent Legend In His Mind

    Not using wunderground for weather any more. It causes problems with my computer.
    Weather.com is pretty good. According to them it was -4 deg F in Aurora ( where I live ) and
    -1 in Elk Grove Village ( work).
    35.2 miles ( smaller tire diameter ? ) , 48.9 MPG. Ouch.
    Tank is at 409.0 miles , 56.3 MPG.
     
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