For the fourth straight week, diesel fuel prices have risen slightly.
On Monday, March 15, the U.S. Energy Information Administration is reporting that diesel prices are up another 2 cents per gallon to average $2.924 per gallon.
All nine regions of the country are reporting increases at the pump this past week. Four regions are again reporting fuel prices above the $3 mark. The California region is reporting the highest diesel prices at $3.065, up eight-tenths of a cent from a week ago.
For the second straight week, the Midwest region is reporting the lowest prices for fuel at $2.896 per gallon.
Below are the regional price averages for ULSD reported by the Department of Energy. To see a map of the states in each of the listed regions, click here.
- East Coast: $2.952
- New England: $3.018
- Central Atlantic: $3.055
- Lower Atlantic: $2.898
- Midwest: $2.896
- Gulf Coast: $2.897
- Rocky Mountain: $2.923
- West Coast: $3.005
- California: $3.065