Gas Price Report For March 22, 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

03/08/21 03/15/21 03/22/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.771 2.853 2.865 +0.012 +0.745
East Coast (PADD1) 2.704 2.787 2.807 +0.020 +0.723
New England (PADD1A) 2.694 2.761 2.779 +0.018 +0.641
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.856 2.899 2.901 +0.002 +0.646
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.610 2.723 2.753 +0.030 +0.793
Midwest (PADD2) 2.706 2.764 2.743 -0.021 +0.870
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.495 2.605 2.623 +0.018 +0.763
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.708 2.839 2.938 +0.099 +0.701
West Coast (PADD5) 3.344 3.432 3.468 +0.036 +0.590
West Coast less California 3.015 3.097 3.143 +0.046 +0.489

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

03/08/21 03/15/21 03/22/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.143 3.191 3.194 +0.003 +0.535
East Coast (PADD1) 3.116 3.148 3.152 +0.004 +0.428
New England (PADD1A) 3.053 3.082 3.099 +0.017 +0.250
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.266 3.292 3.299 +0.007 +0.388
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.027 3.064 3.064 0.000 +0.491
Midwest (PADD2) 3.127 3.169 3.149 -0.020 +0.650
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.929 2.988 2.991 +0.003 +0.553
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.131 3.276 3.317 +0.041 +0.637
West Coast (PADD5) 3.593 3.641 3.678 +0.037 +0.430
West Coast less California 3.228 3.270 3.315 +0.045 +0.436
California 3.897 3.951 3.980 +0.029 +0.428

*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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