Gas Price Report For March 15, 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

03/01/21 03/08/21 03/15/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.711 2.771 2.853 +0.082 +0.605
East Coast (PADD1) 2.652 2.704 2.787 +0.083 +0.594
New England (PADD1A) 2.642 2.694 2.761 +0.067 +0.488
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.811 2.856 2.899 +0.043 +0.540
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.555 2.610 2.723 +0.113 +0.655
Midwest (PADD2) 2.662 2.706 2.764 +0.058 +0.727
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.411 2.495 2.605 +0.110 +0.639
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.566 2.708 2.839 +0.131 +0.519
West Coast (PADD5) 3.276 3.344 3.432 +0.088 +0.409
West Coast less California 2.959 3.015 3.097 +0.082 +0.310

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

03/01/21 03/08/21 03/15/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.072 3.143 3.191 +0.048 +0.458
East Coast (PADD1) 3.083 3.116 3.148 +0.032 +0.359
New England (PADD1A) 3.014 3.053 3.082 +0.029 +0.164
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.200 3.266 3.292 +0.026 +0.303
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.018 3.027 3.064 +0.037 +0.437
Midwest (PADD2) 3.041 3.127 3.169 +0.042 +0.578
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.837 2.929 2.988 +0.059 +0.484
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.983 3.131 3.276 +0.145 +0.534
West Coast (PADD5) 3.541 3.593 3.641 +0.048 +0.319
West Coast less California 3.174 3.228 3.270 +0.042 +0.316
California 3.846 3.897 3.951 +0.054 +0.326

*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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