Gas Price Report For May 4, 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

04/20/20 04/27/20 05/04/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 1.812 1.773 1.789 +0.016 -1.108
East Coast (PADD1) 1.844 1.810 1.794 -0.016 -0.998
New England (PADD1A) 1.861 1.833 1.825 -0.008 -1.035
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.046 1.997 1.983 -0.014 -0.946
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 1.712 1.684 1.665 -0.019 -1.025
Midwest (PADD2) 1.510 1.478 1.573 +0.095 -1.194
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.544 1.508 1.488 -0.020 -1.069
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 1.866 1.809 1.772 -0.037 -1.147
West Coast (PADD5) 2.515 2.454 2.441 -0.013 -1.266
West Coast less California 2.296 2.216 2.208 -0.008 -1.138

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

04/20/20 04/27/20 05/04/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.480 2.437 2.399 -0.038 -0.772
East Coast (PADD1) 2.576 2.545 2.510 -0.035 -0.680
New England (PADD1A) 2.709 2.677 2.652 -0.025 -0.593
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.747 2.711 2.688 -0.023 -0.691
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.434 2.406 2.360 -0.046 -0.691
Midwest (PADD2) 2.326 2.287 2.248 -0.039 -0.816
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.272 2.208 2.169 -0.039 -0.758
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.471 2.434 2.370 -0.064 -0.816
West Coast (PADD5) 2.974 2.934 2.899 -0.035 -0.866
West Coast less California 2.640 2.593 2.545 -0.048 -0.800
California 3.248 3.214 3.191 -0.023 -0.906

*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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