Gas Price Report For August 12, 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

07/29/19 08/05/19 08/12/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.715 2.688 2.624 values are down -0.064 values are down -0.219
East Coast (PADD1) 2.629 2.599 2.552 values are down -0.047 values are down -0.251
  New England (PADD1A) 2.700 2.688 2.654 values are down -0.034 values are down -0.228
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.786 2.770 2.725 values are down -0.045 values are down -0.202
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.512 2.469 2.418 values are down -0.051 values are down -0.285
Midwest (PADD2) 2.659 2.633 2.522 values are down -0.111 values are down -0.226
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.422 2.385 2.324 values are down -0.061 values are down -0.262
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.708 2.699 2.688 values are down -0.011 values are down -0.256
West Coast (PADD5) 3.306 3.292 3.259 values are down -0.033 values are down -0.070
  West Coast less California 3.011 2.997 2.985 values are down -0.012 values are down -0.147

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

07/29/19 08/05/19 08/12/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.034 3.032 3.011 values are down -0.021 values are down -0.206
East Coast (PADD1) 3.059 3.055 3.034 values are down -0.021 values are down -0.185
  New England (PADD1A) 3.106 3.107 3.073 values are down -0.034 values are down -0.192
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.246 3.233 3.215 values are down -0.018 values are down -0.172
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.924 2.923 2.904 values are down -0.019 values are down -0.187
Midwest (PADD2) 2.940 2.942 2.924 values are down -0.018 values are down -0.215
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.793 2.787 2.763 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.227
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.967 2.965 2.940 values are down -0.025 values are down -0.418
West Coast (PADD5) 3.606 3.605 3.580 values are down -0.025 values are down -0.134
  West Coast less California 3.186 3.182 3.164 values are down -0.018 values are down -0.261
  California 3.940 3.940 3.909 values are down -0.031 values are down -0.033

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

Author: Danny Pryor

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