Gas Price Report For December 24, 2018

This week’s average fuel prices for all regions are shown below, as gathered from www.eia.gov.

E.I.A. Gas Price Survey

12/10/18 12/17/18 12/24/18 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.421 2.369 2.321 values are down -0.048 values are down -0.151
East Coast (PADD1) 2.384 2.352 2.297 values are down -0.055 values are down -0.129
  New England (PADD1A) 2.548 2.514 2.461 values are down -0.053 values are down -0.049
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.552 2.512 2.460 values are down -0.052 values are down -0.095
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.232 2.205 2.149 values are down -0.056 values are down -0.155
Midwest (PADD2) 2.210 2.135 2.081 values are down -0.054 values are down -0.328
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.074 2.031 1.981 values are down -0.050 values are down -0.189
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.655 2.575 2.485 values are down -0.090 values are up 0.035
West Coast (PADD5) 3.171 3.114 3.084 values are down -0.030 values are up 0.118
  West Coast less California 2.987 2.920 2.877 values are down -0.043 values are up 0.200

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

12/10/18 12/17/18 12/24/18 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.161 3.121 3.077 values are down -0.044 values are up 0.174
East Coast (PADD1) 3.194 3.165 3.132 values are down -0.033 values are up 0.228
  New England (PADD1A) 3.295 3.276 3.237 values are down -0.039 values are up 0.294
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.368 3.342 3.310 values are down -0.032 values are up 0.242
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.053 3.021 2.987 values are down -0.034 values are up 0.205
Midwest (PADD2) 3.066 3.018 2.944 values are down -0.074 values are up 0.090
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.934 2.900 2.869 values are down -0.031 values are up 0.161
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.239 3.178 3.110 values are down -0.068 values are up 0.162
West Coast (PADD5) 3.652 3.604 3.588 values are down -0.016 values are up 0.276
  West Coast less California 3.357 3.313 3.281 values are down -0.032 values are up 0.255
  California 3.887 3.835 3.832 values are down -0.003 values are up 0.293

*PADD stands for Petroleum Administration for Defense Districts. Charts from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. https://www.eia.gov/petroleum/gasdiesel/E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

Author: Danny Pryor

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