The U.S. average retail regular gasoline price fell five cents from last week to $2.23 per gallon on October 26, down 83 cents per gallon from the same time last year. The Midwest price decreased seven cents to $2.23 per gallon, followed by the Gulf Coast price, which fell six cents to $1.95 per gallon. The Rocky Mountain price was down five cents to $2.30 per gallon. The East Coast price decreased four cents to $2.13 per gallon, and the West Coast price was down two cents to $2.68 per gallon.
The U.S. average diesel fuel price decreased three cents from the previous week to $2.50 per gallon, $1.14 per gallon lower than the same time last year. The Midwest price was down six cents to $2.54 per gallon. The Gulf Coast and East Coast prices were each down three cents, to $2.30 per gallon and $2.50 per gallon, respectively. The Rocky Mountain price decreased two cents to $2.51 per gallon, while the West Coast price was down less than a penny to remain $2.70 per gallon.