Texas production in August came from 183,052 oil wells and 92,155 gas wells
AUSTIN – Production for Aug. as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas is 75,034,914 barrels of crude oil and 606,931,065 mcf of total gas from oil and gas wells.
These preliminary figures are based on production volumes reported by operators and will be updated as late and corrected production reports are received.
Production reported to the Commission for the same time period last year, Aug. 2015, was: 74,679,202 barrels of crude oil preliminarily, updated to a current figure of 90,454,059 barrels; and 624,110,098 mcf of total gas preliminarily, updated to a current figure of 746,328,268 mcf.
The Commission reports that in the last 12 months, total Texas reported production was 1.004 billion barrels of crude oil and 8.2 trillion cubic feet of total gas.
Crude oil production reported by the Commission is limited to oil produced from oil leases and does not include condensate, which is reported separately by the Commission.
Texas preliminary Aug. crude oil production averaged 2,420,481 barrels daily, compared to the 2,409,007 barrels daily average of Aug. 2015.
Texas preliminary Aug. total gas production averaged 19,578,421 mcf a day, compared to the 20,132,584 mcf daily average of August 2015.
Texas production in Aug. came from 183,052 oil wells and 92,155 gas wells.
For additional oil and gas production statistics, visit the Commission’s website at http://www.rrc.texas.gov/oil-gas/research-and-statistics/production-data/texas-monthly-oil-gas-production/.
TABLE 1 – AUGUST 2016 TEXAS TOP TEN CRUDE OIL PRODUCING COUNTIES RANKED BY PRELIMINARY PRODUCTION
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TABLE 2 – AUGUST 2016 TEXAS TOP TEN TOTAL GAS (GAS WELL GAS & CASINGHEAD) PRODUCING COUNTIES RANKED BY PRELIMINARY PRODUCTION
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TABLE 3 – AUGUST 2016 TEXAS TOP TEN TOTAL CONDENSATE PRODUCING COUNTIES RANKED BY PRELIMINARY PRODUCTION