Gas Price Report For May 20, 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

05/06/19 05/13/19 05/20/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.897 2.866 2.852 values are down -0.014 values are down -0.071
East Coast (PADD1) 2.792 2.754 2.723 values are down -0.031 values are down -0.137
  New England (PADD1A) 2.860 2.839 2.829 values are down -0.010 values are down -0.116
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.929 2.912 2.893 values are down -0.019 values are down -0.104
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.690 2.635 2.591 values are down -0.044 values are down -0.160
Midwest (PADD2) 2.767 2.738 2.742 values are up 0.004 values are down -0.109
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.557 2.518 2.517 values are down -0.001 values are down -0.159
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.919 2.964 2.982 values are up 0.018 values are up 0.014
West Coast (PADD5) 3.707 3.690 3.667 values are down -0.023 values are up 0.232
  West Coast less California 3.346 3.356 3.345 values are down -0.011 values are up 0.137

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

05/06/19 05/13/19 05/20/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.171 3.160 3.163 values are up 0.003 values are down -0.114
East Coast (PADD1) 3.190 3.176 3.176 no change 0.000 values are down -0.095
  New England (PADD1A) 3.245 3.238 3.238 no change 0.000 values are down -0.044
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.379 3.365 3.375 values are up 0.010 values are down -0.045
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.051 3.035 3.030 values are down -0.005 values are down -0.133
Midwest (PADD2) 3.064 3.046 3.049 values are up 0.003 values are down -0.169
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.927 2.905 2.907 values are up 0.002 values are down -0.148
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.186 3.181 3.192 values are up 0.011 values are down -0.156
West Coast (PADD5) 3.765 3.790 3.794 values are up 0.004 values are up 0.029
  West Coast less California 3.345 3.355 3.352 values are down -0.003 values are down -0.151
  California 4.097 4.136 4.145 values are up 0.009 values are up 0.172

*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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