Gas Price Report For December 31, 2018

E.I.A. Gas Price Survey

12/17/18 12/24/18 12/31/18 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.369 2.321 2.266 values are down -0.055 values are down -0.254
East Coast (PADD1) 2.352 2.297 2.251 values are down -0.046 values are down -0.241
  New England (PADD1A) 2.514 2.461 2.422 values are down -0.039 values are down -0.111
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.512 2.460 2.420 values are down -0.040 values are down -0.195
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.205 2.149 2.097 values are down -0.052 values are down -0.291
Midwest (PADD2) 2.135 2.081 2.005 values are down -0.076 values are down -0.448
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.031 1.981 1.926 values are down -0.055 values are down -0.312
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.575 2.485 2.429 values are down -0.056 values are down -0.008
West Coast (PADD5) 3.114 3.084 3.053 values are down -0.031 values are up 0.078
  West Coast less California 2.920 2.877 2.851 values are down -0.026 values are up 0.173

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

12/17/18 12/24/18 12/31/18 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.121 3.077 3.048 values are down -0.029 values are up 0.075
East Coast (PADD1) 3.165 3.132 3.110 values are down -0.022 values are up 0.130
  New England (PADD1A) 3.276 3.237 3.234 values are down -0.003 values are up 0.224
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.342 3.310 3.286 values are down -0.024 values are up 0.135
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.021 2.987 2.965 values are down -0.022 values are up 0.111
Midwest (PADD2) 3.018 2.944 2.907 values are down -0.037 values are down -0.028
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.900 2.869 2.841 values are down -0.028 values are up 0.067
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.178 3.110 3.071 values are down -0.039 values are up 0.090
West Coast (PADD5) 3.604 3.588 3.562 values are down -0.026 values are up 0.201
  West Coast less California 3.313 3.281 3.246 values are down -0.035 values are up 0.173
  California 3.835 3.832 3.813 values are down -0.019 values are up 0.223

*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

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