Gas Price Report For March 16, 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

03/02/20 03/09/20 03/16/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.423 2.375 2.248 -0.127 -0.300
East Coast (PADD1) 2.351 2.302 2.193 -0.109 -0.325
New England (PADD1A) 2.437 2.402 2.273 -0.129 -0.207
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.502 2.459 2.359 -0.100 -0.265
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.233 2.177 2.068 -0.109 -0.392
Midwest (PADD2) 2.300 2.233 2.037 -0.196 -0.438
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.112 2.059 1.966 -0.093 -0.335
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.419 2.381 2.320 -0.061 -0.001
West Coast (PADD5) 3.132 3.111 3.023 -0.088 -0.004
West Coast less California 2.875 2.852 2.787 -0.065 +0.045

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

03/02/20 03/09/20 03/16/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.851 2.814 2.733 -0.081 -0.337
East Coast (PADD1) 2.898 2.860 2.789 -0.071 -0.335
New England (PADD1A) 3.023 2.990 2.918 -0.072 -0.282
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.081 3.045 2.989 -0.056 -0.324
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.748 2.709 2.627 -0.082 -0.354
Midwest (PADD2) 2.725 2.689 2.591 -0.098 -0.401
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.627 2.577 2.504 -0.073 -0.365
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.826 2.803 2.742 -0.061 -0.202
West Coast (PADD5) 3.424 3.399 3.322 -0.077 -0.175
West Coast less California 3.054 3.026 2.954 -0.072 -0.185
California 3.728 3.705 3.625 -0.080 -0.156

*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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