Gas Price Report For April 19, 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

04/05/21 04/12/21 04/19/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.857 2.849 2.855 +0.006 +1.043
East Coast (PADD1) 2.765 2.754 2.750 -0.004 +0.906
New England (PADD1A) 2.760 2.744 2.754 +0.010 +0.893
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.870 2.850 2.847 -0.003 +0.801
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.700 2.695 2.688 -0.007 +0.976
Midwest (PADD2) 2.782 2.754 2.772 +0.018 +1.262
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.587 2.577 2.565 -0.012 +1.021
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.950 2.952 2.973 +0.021 +1.107
West Coast (PADD5) 3.487 3.507 3.527 +0.020 +1.012
West Coast less California 3.163 3.164 3.172 +0.008 +0.876

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

04/05/21 04/12/21 04/19/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.144 3.129 3.124 -0.005 +0.644
East Coast (PADD1) 3.114 3.100 3.096 -0.004 +0.520
New England (PADD1A) 3.076 3.071 3.071 0.000 +0.362
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.268 3.257 3.259 +0.002 +0.512
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.018 3.001 2.993 -0.008 +0.559
Midwest (PADD2) 3.083 3.061 3.054 -0.007 +0.728
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.934 2.924 2.923 -0.001 +0.651
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.279 3.256 3.232 -0.024 +0.761
West Coast (PADD5) 3.653 3.644 3.645 +0.001 +0.671
West Coast less California 3.259 3.248 3.248 0.000 +0.608
California 3.981 3.975 3.977 +0.002 +0.729

*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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