Gas Price Update For August 24, 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

08/10/20 08/17/20 08/24/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.166 2.166 2.182 +0.016 -0.392
East Coast (PADD1) 2.093 2.086 2.096 +0.010 -0.387
New England (PADD1A) 2.115 2.115 2.121 +0.006 -0.485
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.239 2.233 2.235 +0.002 -0.429
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 1.996 1.988 2.003 +0.015 -0.335
Midwest (PADD2) 2.059 2.051 2.073 +0.022 -0.422
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.813 1.850 1.866 +0.016 -0.395
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.368 2.344 2.350 +0.006 -0.300
West Coast (PADD5) 2.825 2.832 2.855 +0.023 -0.372
West Coast less California 2.552 2.556 2.574 +0.018 -0.396

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

08/10/20 08/17/20 08/24/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.428 2.427 2.426 -0.001 -0.557
East Coast (PADD1) 2.514 2.508 2.506 -0.002 -0.497
New England (PADD1A) 2.633 2.627 2.620 -0.007 -0.411
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.692 2.684 2.683 -0.001 -0.503
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.370 2.365 2.363 -0.002 -0.511
Midwest (PADD2) 2.305 2.308 2.308 0.000 -0.582
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.183 2.177 2.174 -0.003 -0.570
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.369 2.365 2.369 +0.004 -0.567
West Coast (PADD5) 2.955 2.958 2.960 +0.002 -0.596
West Coast less California 2.588 2.586 2.590 +0.004 -0.549
California 3.256 3.264 3.265 +0.001 -0.622

*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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