Gas Price Report For April 8, 2019

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

E.I.A. Gas Price Survey

03/25/19 04/01/19 04/08/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.623 2.691 2.745 values are up 0.054 values are up 0.051
East Coast (PADD1) 2.567 2.618 2.653 values are up 0.035 values are up 0.015
  New England (PADD1A) 2.538 2.565 2.589 values are up 0.024 values are down -0.053
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.677 2.688 2.741 values are up 0.053 values are down -0.003
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.505 2.586 2.613 values are up 0.027 values are up 0.055
Midwest (PADD2) 2.562 2.626 2.670 values are up 0.044 values are up 0.120
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.379 2.447 2.452 values are up 0.005 values are up 0.029
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.400 2.469 2.539 values are up 0.070 values are down -0.100
West Coast (PADD5) 3.144 3.265 3.418 values are up 0.153 values are up 0.088
  West Coast less California 2.849 2.934 3.056 values are up 0.122 values are up 0.058

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

03/25/19 04/01/19 04/08/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.080 3.078 3.093 values are up 0.015 values are up 0.050
East Coast (PADD1) 3.132 3.127 3.137 values are up 0.010 values are up 0.071
  New England (PADD1A) 3.214 3.196 3.193 values are down -0.003 values are up 0.077
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.310 3.309 3.324 values are up 0.015 values are up 0.092
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.995 2.991 2.998 values are up 0.007 values are up 0.059
Midwest (PADD2) 2.993 2.984 2.993 values are up 0.009 values are up 0.036
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.876 2.872 2.879 values are up 0.007 values are up 0.035
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.974 3.007 3.028 values are up 0.021 values are down -0.058
West Coast (PADD5) 3.526 3.541 3.591 values are up 0.050 values are up 0.091
  West Coast less California 3.156 3.153 3.189 values are up 0.036 values are down -0.037
  California 3.819 3.849 3.910 values are up 0.061 values are up 0.193

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

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