Retail gas prices across the U.S. are mixed this week. Prices throughout the country vary, though the average price across the U.S. is only up a penny. The 27-week average is $2.56.
Despite a four cent decrease this week, the West Coast region continues to have the highest gas prices in the country this week, sitting at $2.73 per gallon. The Midwest region saw the largest gain on retail gas prices this week. Up seven cents, gas prices average $2.35 a gallon.
Natural gas prices were flat at most trading locations for the report week (Wednesday to Wednesday). The Henry Hub spot price began the report week at $2.79/MMBtu, dipped to $2.66 on Monday, and finished the week at $2.77/MMBtu.