Fort Lauderdale, FL – The price of gas moved another four cents higher during the past week, following on last week’s four-cent increase in prices. The gains are detailed in the weekly pricing survey from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Gas prices held steady across New England, the central Atlantic and Rocky Mountain states, according to the report. Hefty price gains across the gulf coast, the midwest and the lower Atlantic states dragged the U.S. gas price average up to $2.38 per gallon.
Meanwhile, the price of diesel went up across all regions, according to the E.I.A., as the national average went up about three cents to $2.41 per gallon.
Regional cost averages for both gasoline and diesel are listed below, ranked from highest to lowest price.
Regional Gasoline Averages:
$2.698: PADD 5 WEST COAST (INCL. CA)
$2.454: PADD 5 WEST COAST (W/O CA)
$2.409: PADD 2 MIDWEST
$2.356: PADD 1a NEW ENGLAND
$2.345: PADD 1b CENTRAL ATLANTIC
$2.314: PADD 4 ROCKY MOUNTAIN
$2.314: PADD 1 EAST COAST
$2.277: PADD 1c LOWER ATLANTIC
$2.142: PADD 3 GULF COAST
Regional Diesel Averages:
$2.681: PADD 5 WEST COAST
$2.522: PADD 1b CENTRAL ATLANTIC
$2.471: PADD 1a NEW ENGLAND
$2.436: PADD 1 EAST COAST
$2.390: PADD 4 ROCKY MOUNTAIN
$2.363: PADD 1c LOWER ATLANTIC
$2.361: PADD 2 MIDWEST
$2.278: PADD 3 GULF COAST