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. 

The Gulf Coast region holds steady with the lowest gas prices in the country, decreasing four cents to hit $2.18 a gallon this week. 

Ohio saw a huge increase in prices this week, jumping fourteen cents to $2.32. New York state and Minnesota were tied for largest decrease this week, both decreasing by six cents.

Retail Gasoline Prices (Mon)
 
 
U.S. / Regions Mon
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  U.S. 2.26 2.36 2.37 2.34 2.35 0.01 Report
  East Coast 2.31 2.39 2.41 2.39 2.36 -0.04 Report
  New England 2.35 2.45 2.52 2.50 2.45 -0.05 Report
  Central Atlantic 2.45 2.54 2.59 2.58 2.54 -0.04 Report
  Lower Atlantic 2.26 2.34 2.34 2.33 2.29 -0.03 Report
  Midwest 2.27 2.37 2.33 2.28 2.35 0.07 Report
  Gulf Coast 2.12 2.22 2.23 2.22 2.18 -0.04 Report
  Rocky Mountain 2.04 2.12 2.23 2.29 2.30 0.02 Report
  West Coast 2.45 2.68 2.80 2.76 2.73 -0.04 Report
States Mon
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  Colorado 2.15 2.19 2.23 2.22 2.20 -0.01 Report
  Florida 2.31 2.41 2.40 2.41 2.38 -0.03 Report
  New York 2.44 2.53 2.59 2.58 2.52 -0.06 Report
  Minnesota 2.26 2.42 2.48 2.39 2.32 -0.06 Report
  Ohio 2.36 2.46 2.33 2.18 2.32 0.14 Report
  Texas 2.13 2.25 2.25 2.23 2.20 -0.04 Report
  Washington 2.38 2.66 2.83 2.76 2.73 -0.02 Report
Cities Mon
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  Cleveland 2.33 2.42 2.31 2.23 2.37 0.15 Report
  Denver 2.15 2.18 2.21 2.20 2.19 -0.02 Report
  Miami 2.51 2.59 2.60 2.60 2.60 -0.01 Report
  Seattle 2.53 2.87 2.99 2.94 2.86 -0.08 Report