Monthly Fluctuation in U.S. Vehicle Miles Traveled

JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
Avgerage VMT Traveled 224.7 215.32 250.74 251.46 258.86 259.48 263.72 264.2 242.4 255.42 239.68 241.1
Source: Federal Highway Administration monthly traffic volume trends reports.
Notes: VMT counts include those of light-, medium-, and heavy-duty vehicles.
This chart shows total U.S. vehicle miles traveled (VMT) each month of the year, averaged over an eight-year period from 2009 to 2016. U.S. drivers tend to log the fewest vehicle miles at the beginning of each year in January and February and the most miles in the summer months with the peak in July.