U.S. diesel prices decreased for a third straight week in the week ending Nov. 11, with the average price down roughly 15 cents over the three-week period, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
The national average price is $3.832 per gallon, down 0.6 percent or 2.5 cents week-to-week, its steepest weekly decline since Oct. 7. Prices are currently down 2.2 percent from Jan. 1, and down 3.7 percent year-over-year.
Diesel prices dropped in all U.S. regions in the week ending Nov. 11. The West Coast less California region saw the steepest decline in diesel prices from the prior week, with a drop of 4.2 cents to $3.881 per gallon. In other regions, prices fell between 1.5 and 3.9 cents. The Gulf Coast region saw the lowest average price this week, at $3.752 per gallon. New England’s price fell to $3.991, leaving California as the only region with an average price that remains above the $4-per-gallon mark.