Gas Price Report For October 12, 2020

Editor’s Note: Columbus Day holiday on October 12, 2020. Report released by E.I.A. on October 13, 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

09/28/20 10/05/20 10/12/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.169 2.172 2.167 -0.005 -0.462
East Coast (PADD1) 2.108 2.130 2.131 +0.001 -0.331
New England (PADD1A) 2.114 2.101 2.112 +0.011 -0.405
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.257 2.270 2.286 +0.016 -0.313
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.016 2.052 2.041 -0.011 -0.319
Midwest (PADD2) 2.059 2.049 2.032 -0.017 -0.446
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.836 1.827 1.839 +0.012 -0.418
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.296 2.274 2.264 -0.010 -0.442
West Coast (PADD5) 2.817 2.807 2.798 -0.009 -0.867
West Coast less California 2.530 2.513 2.512 -0.001 -0.641

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

09/28/20 10/05/20 10/12/20 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.394 2.387 2.395 +0.008 -0.656
East Coast (PADD1) 2.473 2.473 2.473 0.000 -0.571
New England (PADD1A) 2.592 2.577 2.578 +0.001 -0.464
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.658 2.655 2.649 -0.006 -0.578
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.323 2.328 2.332 +0.004 -0.588
Midwest (PADD2) 2.269 2.259 2.275 +0.016 -0.692
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.154 2.141 2.148 +0.007 -0.657
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.336 2.319 2.330 +0.011 -0.711
West Coast (PADD5) 2.928 2.928 2.933 +0.005 -0.720
West Coast less California 2.554 2.534 2.538 +0.004 -0.702
California 3.236 3.252 3.258 +0.006 -0.724

 

*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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