Gas Price Report For April 12, 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

03/29/21 04/05/21 04/12/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.852 2.857 2.849 -0.008 +0.996
East Coast (PADD1) 2.778 2.765 2.754 -0.011 +0.876
New England (PADD1A) 2.764 2.760 2.744 -0.016 +0.857
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.877 2.870 2.850 -0.020 +0.770
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.719 2.700 2.695 -0.005 +0.950
Midwest (PADD2) 2.747 2.782 2.754 -0.028 +1.203
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.602 2.587 2.577 -0.010 +1.001
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.950 2.950 2.952 +0.002 +1.031
West Coast (PADD5) 3.473 3.487 3.507 +0.020 +0.927
West Coast less California 3.149 3.163 3.164 +0.001 +0.787

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

03/29/21 04/05/21 04/12/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.161 3.144 3.129 -0.015 +0.622
East Coast (PADD1) 3.130 3.114 3.100 -0.014 +0.501
New England (PADD1A) 3.091 3.076 3.071 -0.005 +0.356
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.274 3.268 3.257 -0.011 +0.475
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.041 3.018 3.001 -0.017 +0.551
Midwest (PADD2) 3.104 3.083 3.061 -0.022 +0.708
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.955 2.934 2.924 -0.010 +0.635
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.294 3.279 3.256 -0.023 +0.759
West Coast (PADD5) 3.659 3.653 3.644 -0.009 +0.616
West Coast less California 3.272 3.259 3.248 -0.011 +0.553
California 3.982 3.981 3.975 -0.006 +0.673

*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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