Gas Price Report For January 20, 2020

Editor’s Note: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday January 20. Report released January 21, 2020.

This week’s average fuel prices for all regions are shown below, as gathered from www.eia.gov.

E.I.A. Gas Price Survey

01/06/20 01/13/20 01/20/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.578 2.570 2.537 values are down -0.033 values are up 0.286
East Coast (PADD1) 2.539 2.519 2.496 values are down -0.023 values are up 0.254
  New England (PADD1A) 2.571 2.560 2.544 values are down -0.016 values are up 0.195
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.664 2.666 2.632 values are down -0.034 values are up 0.239
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.453 2.415 2.398 values are down -0.017 values are up 0.282
Midwest (PADD2) 2.434 2.441 2.390 values are down -0.051 values are up 0.351
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.277 2.275 2.230 values are down -0.045 values are up 0.316
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.642 2.608 2.574 values are down -0.034 values are up 0.302
West Coast (PADD5) 3.208 3.199 3.184 values are down -0.015 values are up 0.227
  West Coast less California 2.942 2.933 2.914 values are down -0.019 values are up 0.193

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

01/06/20 01/13/20 01/20/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.079 3.064 3.037 values are down -0.027 values are up 0.072
East Coast (PADD1) 3.120 3.111 3.075 values are down -0.036 values are up 0.038
  New England (PADD1A) 3.127 3.131 3.132 values are up 0.001 values are down -0.059
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.294 3.291 3.248 values are down -0.043 values are up 0.033
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.000 2.984 2.948 values are down -0.036 values are up 0.064
Midwest (PADD2) 2.977 2.965 2.937 values are down -0.028 values are up 0.130
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.828 2.810 2.797 values are down -0.013 values are up 0.007
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.100 3.065 3.010 values are down -0.055 values are up 0.066
West Coast (PADD5) 3.616 3.593 3.574 values are down -0.019 values are up 0.111
  West Coast less California 3.264 3.241 3.206 values are down -0.035 values are up 0.091
  California 3.895 3.872 3.866 values are down -0.006 values are up 0.127

*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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