Diesel Fuel Price relatively unchanged again.
The average price of a gallon of on-highway diesel went down four-tenths of a cent to $2.558 per gallon for the week ending Monday, Feb. 6. This marks the fourth consecutive decrease after six straight weeks of increases and the lowest prices since Dec. 27.
Diesel price averages went down in seven of 10 regions in the U.S., according to the Energy Information Administration. The largest average decrease was in the Midwest region, where prices at the pump went down by eight-tenths of a cent per gallon. Prices increased by 1.7 cents in the California region, the largest increase in the nation.
Following are the average prices by region as reported by the EIA:
U.S. – $2.558, down four-tenths of a cent
East Coast – $2.618, down four-tenths of a cent
New England – $2.661, down one-tenth of a cent
Central Atlantic – $2.763, down seven-tenths of a cent
Lower Atlantic – $2.508, down two-tenths of a cent
Midwest – $2.492, down eight-tenths of a cent
Gulf Coast – $2.403, down five-tenths of a cent
Rocky Mountain – $2.515, down one-tenth of a cent
West Coast – $2.856, up 1.1 cents
West Coast less California – $2.748, up four-tenths of a cent
California – $2.944, up 1.7 cents