Gas Price Report For December 16, 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

12/02/19 12/09/19 12/16/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.575 2.561 2.536 values are down -0.025 values are up 0.167
East Coast (PADD1) 2.478 2.478 2.458 values are down -0.020 values are up 0.106
  New England (PADD1A) 2.537 2.523 2.524 values are up 0.001 values are up 0.010
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.606 2.594 2.590 values are down -0.004 values are up 0.078
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.383 2.393 2.358 values are down -0.035 values are up 0.153
Midwest (PADD2) 2.424 2.424 2.391 values are down -0.033 values are up 0.256
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.225 2.203 2.228 values are up 0.025 values are up 0.197
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.817 2.791 2.730 values are down -0.061 values are up 0.155
West Coast (PADD5) 3.407 3.337 3.274 values are down -0.063 values are up 0.160
  West Coast less California 3.104 3.063 3.007 values are down -0.056 values are up 0.087

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

12/02/19 12/09/19 12/16/19 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.070 3.049 3.046 values are down -0.003 values are down -0.075
East Coast (PADD1) 3.059 3.050 3.053 values are up 0.003 values are down -0.112
  New England (PADD1A) 3.078 3.085 3.083 values are down -0.002 values are down -0.193
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.246 3.241 3.239 values are down -0.002 values are down -0.103
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.928 2.914 2.921 values are up 0.007 values are down -0.100
Midwest (PADD2) 2.982 2.966 2.970 values are up 0.004 values are down -0.048
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.779 2.759 2.763 values are up 0.004 values are down -0.137
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.241 3.207 3.161 values are down -0.046 values are down -0.017
West Coast (PADD5) 3.704 3.647 3.616 values are down -0.031 values are up 0.012
  West Coast less California 3.382 3.323 3.280 values are down -0.043 values are down -0.033
  California 3.960 3.904 3.882 values are down -0.022 values are up 0.047

*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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