U.S retail diesel prices dropped an average of five cents to $2.56 this week, bringing the 27-day average price to $2.82. The West Coast, Gulf Coast and New England regions saw the largest drop of six cents, while the Rocky Mountain region saw the smallest of only three cents. The Gulf Coast region has the lowest gas prices in the country at $2.41 this week. The Central Atlantic region has the highest at $2.78.

 
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Change Report
  U.S. 2.72 2.67 2.62 2.62 2.56 -0.05 Report
  East Coast 2.81 2.77 2.71 2.70 2.65 -0.05 Report
  New England 2.93 2.90 2.85 2.80 2.74 -0.06 Report
  Central Atlantic 2.92 2.89 2.83 2.82 2.78 -0.04 Report
  Lower Atlantic 2.70 2.65 2.60 2.58 2.53 -0.05 Report
  Midwest 2.62 2.56 2.52 2.54 2.49 -0.05 Report
  Gulf Coast 2.61 2.54 2.49 2.48 2.41 -0.06 Report
  Rocky Mountain 2.74 2.69 2.64 2.63 2.59 -0.03 Report
  West Coast 2.96 2.91 2.85 2.83 2.77 -0.06 Report
  California 3.07 3.02 2.96 2.95 2.89 -0.05 Report