Gas Price Report For August 19, 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

08/05/19 08/12/19 08/19/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.688 2.624 2.598 values are down -0.026 values are down -0.223
East Coast (PADD1) 2.599 2.552 2.517 values are down -0.035 values are down -0.260
  New England (PADD1A) 2.688 2.654 2.630 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.233
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.770 2.725 2.688 values are down -0.037 values are down -0.222
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.469 2.418 2.382 values are down -0.036 values are down -0.288
Midwest (PADD2) 2.633 2.522 2.517 values are down -0.005 values are down -0.213
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.385 2.324 2.269 values are down -0.055 values are down -0.299
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.699 2.688 2.671 values are down -0.017 values are down -0.292
West Coast (PADD5) 3.292 3.259 3.242 values are down -0.017 values are down -0.065
  West Coast less California 2.997 2.985 2.976 values are down -0.009 values are down -0.142

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

08/05/19 08/12/19 08/19/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.032 3.011 2.994 values are down -0.017 values are down -0.213
East Coast (PADD1) 3.055 3.034 3.019 values are down -0.015 values are down -0.188
  New England (PADD1A) 3.107 3.073 3.048 values are down -0.025 values are down -0.213
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.233 3.215 3.199 values are down -0.016 values are down -0.181
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.923 2.904 2.892 values are down -0.012 values are down -0.184
Midwest (PADD2) 2.942 2.924 2.900 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.229
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.787 2.763 2.751 values are down -0.012 values are down -0.230
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.965 2.940 2.939 values are down -0.001 values are down -0.410
West Coast (PADD5) 3.605 3.580 3.564 values are down -0.016 values are down -0.142
  West Coast less California 3.182 3.164 3.158 values are down -0.006 values are down -0.265
  California 3.940 3.909 3.887 values are down -0.022 values are down -0.042

*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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