Gas Price Report For March 1, 2021

This week’s average fuel prices for all regions are shown below, as gathered from www.eia.gov.

E.I.A. Gas Price Survey

02/15/21 02/22/21 03/01/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.501 2.633 2.711 +0.078 +0.288
East Coast (PADD1) 2.470 2.604 2.652 +0.048 +0.301
New England (PADD1A) 2.474 2.563 2.642 +0.079 +0.205
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.628 2.743 2.811 +0.068 +0.309
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.369 2.526 2.555 +0.029 +0.322
Midwest (PADD2) 2.399 2.562 2.662 +0.100 +0.362
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.216 2.341 2.411 +0.070 +0.299
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.390 2.439 2.566 +0.127 +0.147
West Coast (PADD5) 3.043 3.150 3.276 +0.126 +0.144
West Coast less California 2.690 2.814 2.959 +0.145 +0.084

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

02/15/21 02/22/21 03/01/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.876 2.973 3.072 +0.099 +0.221
East Coast (PADD1) 2.898 3.001 3.083 +0.082 +0.185
New England (PADD1A) 2.888 2.962 3.014 +0.052 -0.009
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.052 3.132 3.200 +0.068 +0.119
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.798 2.921 3.018 +0.097 +0.270
Midwest (PADD2) 2.852 2.945 3.041 +0.096 +0.316
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.627 2.722 2.837 +0.115 +0.210
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.787 2.856 2.983 +0.127 +0.157
West Coast (PADD5) 3.328 3.432 3.541 +0.109 +0.117
West Coast less California 2.960 3.063 3.174 +0.111 +0.120
California 3.635 3.739 3.846 +0.107 +0.118

*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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