- 07 Mar
Fuel Prices Rise Another $.14 This Week
In today’s US Energy Information Adminstration weekly fuel price report, the USEIA revealed another $.14 increase. The US national average retail fuel price of unleaded gasoline now sits at $3.52/gallon, a gallon of midgrade rose to $3.63, and a gallon of premium rose to $3.75.
Following last week’s price increase, fuel prices have now risen $.34 in two weeks.
The regional areas of New England and the Gulf Coast both saw the average gallon of unleaded fuel rise $.16/gallon. The lowest increase of any region was $.11 in the Rocky Mountains, which continues to have the lowest fuel prices in the nation, where a gallon of unleaded is $3.29.
As for individual states, Texas had the largest fuel price increase of the week, where prices rose $.17/gallon for unleaded, with an average price of $3.40/gallon.
In Los Angeles and San Francisco, a gallon of Unleaded is priced at $3.89 and $3.91 per gallon. Premium is priced above $4.00 in both cities, at $4.09 and $4.11/gallon.