The U.S. Energy Information Administration is reporting that the average price for diesel fuel has dropped 1.2 cents from a week ago to average $2.775 per gallon.
This marks the fourth straight week that diesel prices have dropped slightly around the country, according to the EIA’s report on Monday, Nov. 30.
A year ago this week, diesel was selling for around $2.935 per gallon.
Eight of the nine regions in the country are reporting slight decreases at the pump, except for the New England region, where the price inched up one-tenth of a cent to average $2.869 per gallon from a week ago.
Diesel prices are still the highest in the California region at $2.948 per gallon, despite a six-tenths of a cent decrease from a week ago.
The Gulf Coast is reporting the lowest fuel prices of all the regional averages at $2.725, a drop of 1.3 cents per gallon from the previous week.
Below are the regional prices 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: $2.796
- New England: $2.869
- Central Atlantic: $2.899
- Lower Atlantic: $2.743
- Midwest: $2.756
- Gulf Coast: $2.725
- Rocky Mountain: $2.815
- West Coast: $2.889
- California: $2.948