Gas Price Report For March 8, 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

02/22/21 03/01/21 03/08/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.633 2.711 2.771 +0.060 +0.396
East Coast (PADD1) 2.604 2.652 2.704 +0.052 +0.402
New England (PADD1A) 2.563 2.642 2.694 +0.052 +0.292
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.743 2.811 2.856 +0.045 +0.397
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.526 2.555 2.610 +0.055 +0.433
Midwest (PADD2) 2.562 2.662 2.706 +0.044 +0.473
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.341 2.411 2.495 +0.084 +0.436
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.439 2.566 2.708 +0.142 +0.327
West Coast (PADD5) 3.150 3.276 3.344 +0.068 +0.233
West Coast less California 2.814 2.959 3.015 +0.056 +0.163

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

02/22/21 03/01/21 03/08/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.973 3.072 3.143 +0.071 +0.329
East Coast (PADD1) 3.001 3.083 3.116 +0.033 +0.256
New England (PADD1A) 2.962 3.014 3.053 +0.039 +0.063
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.132 3.200 3.266 +0.066 +0.221
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.921 3.018 3.027 +0.009 +0.318
Midwest (PADD2) 2.945 3.041 3.127 +0.086 +0.438
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.722 2.837 2.929 +0.092 +0.352
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.856 2.983 3.131 +0.148 +0.328
West Coast (PADD5) 3.432 3.541 3.593 +0.052 +0.194
West Coast less California 3.063 3.174 3.228 +0.054 +0.202
California 3.739 3.846 3.897 +0.051 +0.192

*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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