Gas Price Report For October 5, 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

09/21/20 09/28/20 10/05/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.168 2.169 2.172 +0.003 -0.473
East Coast (PADD1) 2.114 2.108 2.130 +0.022 -0.356
New England (PADD1A) 2.124 2.114 2.101 -0.013 -0.422
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.263 2.257 2.270 +0.013 -0.342
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.019 2.016 2.052 +0.036 -0.345
Midwest (PADD2) 2.034 2.059 2.049 -0.010 -0.450
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.838 1.836 1.827 -0.009 -0.455
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.314 2.296 2.274 -0.022 -0.438
West Coast (PADD5) 2.836 2.817 2.807 -0.010 -0.835
West Coast less California 2.546 2.530 2.513 -0.017 -0.588

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

09/21/20 09/28/20 10/05/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.404 2.394 2.387 -0.007 -0.660
East Coast (PADD1) 2.486 2.473 2.473 0.000 -0.568
New England (PADD1A) 2.601 2.592 2.577 -0.015 -0.470
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.662 2.658 2.655 -0.003 -0.569
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.343 2.323 2.328 0.005 -0.587
Midwest (PADD2) 2.282 2.269 2.259 -0.010 -0.708
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.157 2.154 2.141 -0.013 -0.663
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.348 2.336 2.319 -0.017 -0.703
West Coast (PADD5) 2.941 2.928 2.928 0.000 -0.714
West Coast less California 2.557 2.554 2.534 -0.020 -0.681
California 3.257 3.236 3.252 +0.016 -0.729

*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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