Average Propane Prices and Dashboard

Notes about the content on this page:

  • Last updated: 05/12/2020
  • Source: NYSERDA, "New York Home Propane Price Monitoring Program"
  • Full service residential customers credit price accounts typically use approximately 1,100 or more gallons of propane annually.
  • Dealers are surveyed weekly from September through March; and April through August. The survey is conducted twice a month.
  • Energy price inquiries should be addressed to Matt Milford at energyprices@nyserda.ny.gov, or 518-862-1090, ext. 3416
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  • Dashboard historical data begins September 8, 1997

Propane Prices Dashboard

The Heating Fuel Prices Dashboard provides New York residents and businesses with objective information on residential retail heating fuel pricing in New York State and by region. The Dashboard includes current and historical residential retail price data, regional comparison, and fuel type comparisons for heating oil, kerosene, and propane. This dashboard helps keep consumers informed of residential retail heating fuel price trends in their area throughout the year including during critical winter months.

New York State Regions: Long Island: Nassau and Suffolk New York City: Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, and Richmond Lower Hudson: Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester Upper Hudson: Columbia, Greene, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster Capital District: Albany, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington North Country: Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, and Warren Central: Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins Western: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties. Propane & Kerosene: Mid-Hudson: Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties. B5 heating oil contains 5% biodiesel and is required for Downstate New York including Nassau, Suffolk, NYC, and Westchester counties.

 

 
 
 
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Propane Prices Dashboard

The Heating Fuel Prices Dashboard provides New York residents and businesses with objective information on residential retail heating fuel pricing in New York State and by region. The Dashboard includes current and historical residential retail price data, regional comparison, and fuel type comparisons for heating oil, kerosene, and propane. This dashboard helps keep consumers informed of residential retail heating fuel price trends in their area throughout the year including during critical winter months.

New York State Regions: Long Island: Nassau and Suffolk New York City: Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, and Richmond Lower Hudson: Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester Upper Hudson: Columbia, Greene, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster Capital District: Albany, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington North Country: Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, and Warren Central: Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins Western: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties. Propane & Kerosene: Mid-Hudson: Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties. B5 heating oil contains 5% biodiesel and is required for Downstate New York including Nassau, Suffolk, NYC, and Westchester counties.

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Latest Surveyed Propane Prices

For the week of: 05/11/2020
Region Price (cents per gallon):
New York Statewide 251.5
Long Island Region 297.0
Middle Hudson Region 266.7
Capital District Region 241.4
North Country Region 267.6
Central Region 241.0
Western Region 224.8

New York Statewide

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 251.5 290.8 -13.5
04/27/2020 273.4 294.3 -7.1
04/13/2020 277.1 296.6 -6.6
03/30/2020 282.2 299.1 -5.6
03/23/2020 282.4 299.1 -5.6
03/16/2020 283.7 299.4 -5.2
03/09/2020 285.5 299.1 -4.5
03/02/2020 286.0 298.9 -4.3
02/24/2020 286.0 298.5 -4.2
02/17/2020 285.8 298.0 -4.1
02/10/2020 286.1 298.2 -4.1
02/03/2020 284.9 297.8 -4.3
01/27/2020 286.0 297.4 -3.8
01/20/2020 289.6 297.7 -2.7
01/13/2020 288.4 296.1 -2.6
01/06/2020 288.2 295.5 -2.5
12/30/2019 287.4 295.8 -2.8
12/23/2019 286.5 296.9 -3.5
12/16/2019 284.7 296.8 -4.1
12/09/2019 283.7 296.9 -4.4
12/02/2019 281.7 296.6 -5.0
11/25/2019 278.4 297.6 -6.5
11/18/2019 275.0 296.9 -7.4
11/11/2019 274.3 295.1 -7.0
11/04/2019 272.4 294.7 -7.6
10/28/2019 274.0 296.9 -7.7
10/21/2019 273.1 296.8 -8.0
10/14/2019 271.8 297.0 -8.5
10/07/2019 273.5 296.0 -7.6
09/30/2019 278.0 292.2 -4.9
09/23/2019 278.5 290.1 -4.0
09/16/2019 278.5 291.6 -4.5
09/09/2019 277.2 288.7 -4.0
09/02/2019 277.2 287.0 -3.4
08/26/2019 277.1 285.7 -3.0
08/12/2019 277.2 284.7 -2.6
07/29/2019 279.3 287.5 -2.9
07/15/2019 280.6 290.3 -3.3
06/24/2019 282.9 290.0 -2.4
06/10/2019 284.9 291.6 -2.3
05/27/2019 289.0 292.4 -1.2

Long Island Region

Included New York State counties: Nassau, Suffolk.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 297.0 314.4 -5.5
04/27/2020 306.0 318.4 -3.9
04/13/2020 309.0 319.5 -3.3
03/30/2020 320.1 322.4 -0.7
03/23/2020 320.1 322.4 -0.7
03/16/2020 320.1 322.4 -0.7
03/09/2020 320.1 322.4 -0.7
03/02/2020 320.1 322.4 -0.7
02/24/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
02/17/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
02/10/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
02/03/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
01/27/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
01/20/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
01/13/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
01/06/2020 320.1 323.5 -1.1
12/30/2019 319.7 324.7 -1.5
12/23/2019 319.1 324.7 -1.7
12/16/2019 312.8 324.7 -3.7
12/09/2019 312.8 324.7 -3.7
12/02/2019 312.8 324.7 -3.7
11/25/2019 306.5 326.4 -6.1
11/18/2019 299.7 326.4 -8.2
11/11/2019 297.8 321.4 -7.3
11/04/2019 297.8 320.7 -7.1
10/28/2019 307.5 327.0 -6.0
10/21/2019 307.5 327.0 -6.0
10/14/2019 307.5 327.0 -6.0
10/07/2019 307.5 327.0 -6.0
09/30/2019 305.3 327.0 -6.6
09/23/2019 305.3 320.7 -4.8
09/16/2019 305.3 320.0 -4.6
09/09/2019 305.3 315.0 -3.1
09/02/2019 305.3 313.4 -2.6
08/26/2019 306.4 304.5 +0.6
08/12/2019 306.4 304.5 +0.6
07/29/2019 309.3 322.8 -4.2
07/15/2019 309.3 324.3 -4.6
06/24/2019 311.5 325.0 -4.2
06/10/2019 311.5 325.0 -4.2
05/27/2019 312.8 323.8 -3.4

Middle Hudson Region

Included New York State counties: Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 266.7 277.3 -3.8
04/27/2020 271.8 283.7 -4.2
04/13/2020 271.8 286.9 -5.3
03/30/2020 277.2 287.5 -3.6
03/23/2020 274.7 287.5 -4.5
03/16/2020 276.6 288.0 -4.0
03/09/2020 279.8 289.2 -3.3
03/02/2020 280.4 288.2 -2.7
02/24/2020 280.5 287.7 -2.5
02/17/2020 280.3 286.5 -2.2
02/10/2020 281.3 288.5 -2.5
02/03/2020 281.2 286.4 -1.8
01/27/2020 282.4 285.1 -0.9
01/20/2020 282.3 287.4 -1.8
01/13/2020 282.8 289.6 -2.3
01/06/2020 282.8 289.2 -2.2
12/30/2019 281.4 287.5 -2.1
12/23/2019 280.1 288.0 -2.7
12/16/2019 279.3 287.3 -2.8
12/09/2019 278.3 288.7 -3.6
12/02/2019 279.8 288.7 -3.1
11/25/2019 274.6 291.2 -5.7
11/18/2019 272.0 291.8 -6.8
11/11/2019 271.8 292.4 -7.0
11/04/2019 270.2 290.7 -7.1
10/28/2019 275.2 294.8 -6.6
10/21/2019 273.4 294.7 -7.2
10/14/2019 269.8 295.8 -8.8
10/07/2019 273.0 296.0 -7.8
09/30/2019 275.0 292.8 -6.1
09/23/2019 276.2 289.2 -4.5
09/16/2019 275.5 291.3 -5.4
09/09/2019 273.1 288.2 -5.2
09/02/2019 272.6 286.1 -4.7
08/26/2019 272.3 283.5 -4.0
08/12/2019 272.7 281.1 -3.0
07/29/2019 272.4 284.9 -4.4
07/15/2019 270.4 286.5 -5.6
06/24/2019 277.0 282.9 -2.1
06/10/2019 277.2 285.4 -2.9
05/27/2019 278.3 286.5 -2.9

Capital District Region

Included New York State counties: Albany, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Washington.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 241.4 287.7 -16.1
04/27/2020 262.3 290.2 -9.6
04/13/2020 269.0 292.1 -7.9
03/30/2020 266.5 293.6 -9.2
03/23/2020 266.6 293.6 -9.2
03/16/2020 269.4 293.1 -8.1
03/09/2020 270.4 293.2 -7.8
03/02/2020 271.4 290.1 -6.4
02/24/2020 271.7 290.6 -6.5
02/17/2020 271.8 290.6 -6.5
02/10/2020 271.6 290.2 -6.4
02/03/2020 273.1 290.2 -5.9
01/27/2020 277.2 289.5 -4.2
01/20/2020 276.5 289.3 -4.4
01/13/2020 273.2 288.2 -5.2
01/06/2020 275.5 286.7 -3.9
12/30/2019 273.8 287.0 -4.6
12/23/2019 273.6 288.1 -5.0
12/16/2019 269.1 287.3 -6.3
12/09/2019 268.9 288.0 -6.6
12/02/2019 268.5 287.5 -6.6
11/25/2019 261.2 287.6 -9.2
11/18/2019 257.6 282.8 -8.9
11/11/2019 255.8 285.0 -10.2
11/04/2019 254.8 285.4 -10.7
10/28/2019 253.4 285.4 -11.2
10/21/2019 252.2 286.4 -11.9
10/14/2019 251.8 287.4 -12.4
10/07/2019 253.9 287.2 -11.6
09/30/2019 268.7 284.7 -5.6
09/23/2019 270.7 295.8 -8.5
09/16/2019 270.2 294.3 -8.2
09/09/2019 270.2 293.1 -7.8
09/02/2019 270.2 293.1 -7.8
08/26/2019 268.2 292.2 -8.2
08/12/2019 268.7 290.4 -7.5
07/29/2019 272.0 289.5 -6.0
07/15/2019 278.2 292.4 -4.9
06/24/2019 278.2 294.7 -5.6
06/10/2019 283.2 295.7 -4.2
05/27/2019 286.7 297.0 -3.5

North Country Region

Included New York State counties: Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Warren.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 267.6 379.6 -29.5
04/27/2020 344.8 381.9 -9.7
04/13/2020 345.7 381.1 -9.3
03/30/2020 356.3 381.5 -6.6
03/23/2020 359.7 381.5 -5.7
03/16/2020 360.1 382.4 -5.8
03/09/2020 361.8 381.2 -5.1
03/02/2020 361.9 381.9 -5.2
02/24/2020 361.5 378.2 -4.4
02/17/2020 361.2 376.7 -4.1
02/10/2020 361.5 377.0 -4.1
02/03/2020 350.9 375.1 -6.5
01/27/2020 351.5 374.5 -6.1
01/20/2020 374.7 374.8 -0.0
01/13/2020 372.6 372.2 +0.1
01/06/2020 371.6 373.7 -0.6
12/30/2019 370.1 375.4 -1.4
12/23/2019 368.9 375.9 -1.9
12/16/2019 367.1 376.9 -2.6
12/09/2019 365.6 377.3 -3.1
12/02/2019 358.9 375.1 -4.3
11/25/2019 357.9 375.1 -4.6
11/18/2019 353.9 374.8 -5.6
11/11/2019 352.8 368.5 -4.3
11/04/2019 352.0 366.8 -4.0
10/28/2019 349.1 370.1 -5.7
10/21/2019 349.0 370.7 -5.9
10/14/2019 349.1 369.0 -5.4
10/07/2019 348.2 368.9 -5.6
09/30/2019 362.9 363.9 -0.3
09/23/2019 365.4 356.5 +2.5
09/16/2019 364.0 366.1 -0.6
09/09/2019 362.1 365.2 -0.8
09/02/2019 364.0 362.9 +0.3
08/26/2019 364.0 362.1 +0.5
08/12/2019 365.1 361.7 +0.9
07/29/2019 365.1 361.0 +1.1
07/15/2019 367.4 368.3 -0.2
06/24/2019 368.8 365.2 +1.0
06/10/2019 371.2 364.7 +1.8
05/27/2019 378.9 366.4 +3.4

Central Region

Included New York State counties: Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Tioga, Tompkins.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 241.0 263.3 -8.5
04/27/2020 242.2 266.7 -9.2
04/13/2020 249.7 269.8 -7.4
03/30/2020 255.0 275.0 -7.3
03/23/2020 255.8 275.0 -7.0
03/16/2020 258.8 275.2 -6.0
03/09/2020 260.3 275.0 -5.3
03/02/2020 260.8 275.7 -5.4
02/24/2020 260.8 276.6 -5.7
02/17/2020 260.4 275.8 -5.6
02/10/2020 260.4 276.1 -5.7
02/03/2020 261.4 276.3 -5.4
01/27/2020 262.8 276.8 -5.1
01/20/2020 262.8 276.3 -4.9
01/13/2020 260.8 273.6 -4.7
01/06/2020 260.0 272.6 -4.6
12/30/2019 260.1 273.3 -4.8
12/23/2019 258.4 274.6 -5.9
12/16/2019 256.6 274.4 -6.5
12/09/2019 254.3 273.9 -7.2
12/02/2019 253.1 274.4 -7.8
11/25/2019 250.6 275.0 -8.9
11/18/2019 248.6 274.5 -9.4
11/11/2019 247.9 272.1 -8.9
11/04/2019 245.0 272.1 -10.0
10/28/2019 245.6 273.7 -10.3
10/21/2019 245.5 273.7 -10.3
10/14/2019 244.3 273.7 -10.7
10/07/2019 245.8 271.9 -9.6
09/30/2019 245.8 267.8 -8.2
09/23/2019 245.3 265.0 -7.4
09/16/2019 245.8 264.8 -7.2
09/09/2019 246.9 260.3 -5.1
09/02/2019 244.9 259.2 -5.5
08/26/2019 246.5 261.5 -5.7
08/12/2019 246.0 261.7 -6.0
07/29/2019 250.0 262.8 -4.9
07/15/2019 250.2 265.2 -5.7
06/24/2019 252.3 266.1 -5.2
06/10/2019 255.6 267.4 -4.4
05/27/2019 258.8 268.0 -3.4

Western Region

Included New York State counties: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates.

Current Year Last Year
Date: Price (cents per gallon): Price (cents per gallon): % Change:
05/11/2020 224.8 260.9 -13.8
04/27/2020 250.2 262.6 -4.7
04/13/2020 254.0 266.5 -4.7
03/30/2020 256.3 269.5 -4.9
03/23/2020 256.3 269.5 -4.9
03/16/2020 254.9 270.3 -5.7
03/09/2020 257.3 268.6 -4.2
03/02/2020 257.9 268.9 -4.1
02/24/2020 257.9 268.6 -4.0
02/17/2020 257.9 269.2 -4.2
02/10/2020 257.9 268.0 -3.8
02/03/2020 258.4 269.4 -4.1
01/27/2020 257.9 268.8 -4.1
01/20/2020 258.4 268.6 -3.8
01/13/2020 257.9 264.3 -2.4
01/06/2020 257.2 262.5 -2.0
12/30/2019 257.0 263.3 -2.4
12/23/2019 257.0 265.4 -3.2
12/16/2019 257.6 265.3 -2.9
12/09/2019 257.6 264.5 -2.6
12/02/2019 253.3 264.5 -4.2
11/25/2019 252.9 265.5 -4.7
11/18/2019 248.7 265.0 -6.2
11/11/2019 249.2 263.6 -5.5
11/04/2019 245.6 265.0 -7.3
10/28/2019 247.1 264.7 -6.6
10/21/2019 245.3 263.5 -6.9
10/14/2019 244.2 264.2 -7.6
10/07/2019 247.1 261.0 -5.3
09/30/2019 248.3 255.6 -2.9
09/23/2019 247.1 253.9 -2.7
09/16/2019 248.3 253.3 -2.0
09/09/2019 244.7 250.7 -2.4
09/02/2019 245.9 248.1 -0.9
08/26/2019 244.4 246.3 -0.8
08/12/2019 244.4 244.7 -0.1
07/29/2019 247.0 247.3 -0.1
07/15/2019 250.0 248.5 +0.6
06/24/2019 250.0 250.2 -0.1
06/10/2019 251.2 254.4 -1.3
05/27/2019 257.9 254.8 +1.2