Gas Price Report For May 24, 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

05/10/21 05/17/21 05/24/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.961 3.028 3.020 -0.008 +1.060
East Coast (PADD1) 2.863 2.939 2.934 -0.005 +1.028
New England (PADD1A) 2.871 2.932 2.937 +0.005 +1.000
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.991 3.038 3.043 +0.005 +0.961
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.780 2.876 2.865 -0.011 +1.078
Midwest (PADD2) 2.865 2.914 2.896 -0.018 +1.011
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.667 2.778 2.750 -0.028 +1.152
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.062 3.129 3.145 +0.016 +1.154
West Coast (PADD5) 3.647 3.675 3.698 +0.023 +1.146
West Coast less California 3.296 3.322 3.334 +0.012 +1.036

E.I.A. Diesel Price Survey

05/10/21 05/17/21 05/24/21 week ago year ago
U.S. 3.186 3.249 3.253 +0.004 +0.863
East Coast (PADD1) 3.160 3.228 3.235 +0.007 +0.737
New England (PADD1A) 3.115 3.152 3.150 -0.002 +0.526
Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.336 3.395 3.406 +0.011 +0.740
Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.051 3.130 3.137 +0.007 +0.778
Midwest (PADD2) 3.130 3.197 3.199 +0.002 +0.969
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.968 3.029 3.029 0.000 +0.854
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.307 3.361 3.362 +0.001 +1.014
West Coast (PADD5) 3.692 3.735 3.751 +0.016 +0.849
West Coast less California 3.313 3.383 3.395 +0.012 +0.834
California 4.008 4.029 4.047 +0.018 +0.865

*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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