Gas Price Report For August 3, 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

07/20/20 07/27/20 08/03/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.186 2.175 2.176 +0.001 -0.512
East Coast (PADD1) 2.106 2.093 2.105 +0.012 -0.494
New England (PADD1A) 2.121 2.118 2.118 0.000 -0.570
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.253 2.248 2.237 -0.011 -0.533
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.009 1.991 2.018 +0.027 -0.451
Midwest (PADD2) 2.091 2.075 2.055 -0.020 -0.578
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.875 1.856 1.847 -0.009 -0.538
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.318 2.324 2.370 +0.046 -0.329
West Coast (PADD5) 2.816 2.824 2.832 +0.008 -0.460
West Coast less California 2.560 2.558 2.561 +0.003 -0.436

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

07/20/20 07/27/20 08/03/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.433 2.427 2.424 -0.003 -0.608
East Coast (PADD1) 2.520 2.519 2.517 -0.002 -0.538
New England (PADD1A) 2.626 2.632 2.631 -0.001 -0.476
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.699 2.697 2.696 -0.001 -0.537
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.377 2.375 2.372 -0.003 -0.551
Midwest (PADD2) 2.309 2.301 2.298 -0.003 -0.644
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.198 2.183 2.175 -0.008 -0.612
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.343 2.342 2.343 +0.001 -0.622
West Coast (PADD5) 2.954 2.954 2.955 +0.001 -0.650
West Coast less California 2.597 2.586 2.592 +0.006 -0.590
California 3.248 3.256 3.253 -0.003 -0.687

*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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