Gas Price Report For May 18, 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

05/04/20 05/11/20 05/18/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 1.789 1.851 1.878 +0.027 -0.974
East Coast (PADD1) 1.794 1.815 1.833  +0.018 -0.890
New England (PADD1A) 1.825 1.864 1.878  +0.014 -0.951
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 1.983 2.007 2.037  +0.030 -0.856
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 1.665 1.679 1.692  +0.013 -0.899
Midwest (PADD2) 1.573 1.751 1.783  +0.032 -0.959
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.488 1.501 1.541  +0.040 -0.976
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 1.772 1.764 1.820  +0.056 -1.162
West Coast (PADD5) 2.441 2.452 2.479  +0.027 -1.188
West Coast less California 2.208 2.216 2.229  +0.013 -1.116

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

05/04/20 05/11/20 05/18/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.399 2.394 2.386 -0.008 -0.777
East Coast (PADD1) 2.510 2.498 2.491 -0.007 -0.685
New England (PADD1A) 2.652 2.630 2.620 -0.010 -0.618
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.688 2.680 2.667 -0.013 -0.708
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.360 2.348 2.345 -0.003 -0.685
Midwest (PADD2) 2.248 2.240 2.229 -0.011 -0.820
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.169 2.178 2.175 -0.003 -0.732
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.370 2.346 2.338 -0.008 -0.854
West Coast (PADD5) 2.899 2.900 2.887 -0.013 -0.907
West Coast less California 2.545 2.557 2.543 -0.014 -0.809
California 3.191 3.182 3.171 -0.011 -0.974

*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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