The national average price for on-highway diesel dropped for the second straight week according to figures from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
The new national average is at $3.919 per gallon for the week ending Monday, Sept. 30.
Prices fell in all 10 regions, with California noting the largest drop for the week at 3.7 cents, followed by the West Coast region at 3.6 cents.
Following are the average prices by region as reported by the EIA:
U.S. – $3.919, down 3 cents
East Coast – $3.931, down 2.5 cents
New England – $4.046, down 2.5 cents
Central Atlantic – $3.997, down 1.8 cents
Lower Atlantic – $3.861, down 2.9 cents
Midwest – $3.894, down 3.5 cents
Gulf Coast – $3.831, down 3.1 cents
Rocky Mountain – $3.927, down 1.6 cents
West Coast – $4.075, down 3.6 cents
West Coast less California – $3.961, down 3.4 cents
California – $4.172, down 3.7 cents
ProMiles, which tracks prices daily, showed the national average at $3.913 on Monday. Truckers in Connecticut were paying an average of $4.41 per gallon, the highest in nation, while those fueling up in Missouri paid $3.707 on average.
In separate energy news, light sweet crude, the type of oil most associated with diesel production, was trading at $102.23 on Monday, down 55 cents a barrel as of midday.
In Europe, Brent crude was trading at $108.30 a barrel, down about 33 cents, according to Bloomberg.