Gas Price Report For August 26, 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

08/12/19 08/19/19 08/26/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.624 2.598 2.574 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.253
East Coast (PADD1) 2.552 2.517 2.483 values are down -0.034 values are down -0.281
  New England (PADD1A) 2.654 2.630 2.606 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.245
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.725 2.688 2.664 values are down -0.024 values are down -0.239
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.418 2.382 2.338 values are down -0.044 values are down -0.315
Midwest (PADD2) 2.522 2.517 2.495 values are down -0.022 values are down -0.265
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.324 2.269 2.261 values are down -0.008 values are down -0.308
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.688 2.671 2.650 values are down -0.021 values are down -0.344
West Coast (PADD5) 3.259 3.242 3.227 values are down -0.015 values are down -0.083
  West Coast less California 2.985 2.976 2.970 values are down -0.006 values are down -0.140

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

08/12/19 08/19/19 08/26/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.011 2.994 2.983 values are down -0.011 values are down -0.243
East Coast (PADD1) 3.034 3.019 3.003 values are down -0.016 values are down -0.216
  New England (PADD1A) 3.073 3.048 3.031 values are down -0.017 values are down -0.236
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.215 3.199 3.186 values are down -0.013 values are down -0.199
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.904 2.892 2.874 values are down -0.018 values are down -0.220
Midwest (PADD2) 2.924 2.900 2.890 values are down -0.010 values are down -0.263
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.763 2.751 2.744 values are down -0.007 values are down -0.260
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.940 2.939 2.936 values are down -0.003 values are down -0.428
West Coast (PADD5) 3.580 3.564 3.556 values are down -0.008 values are down -0.163
  West Coast less California 3.164 3.158 3.139 values are down -0.019 values are down -0.294
  California 3.909 3.887 3.887 no change 0.000 values are down -0.058

*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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