NGI Weekly Gas Price Index

Weekly Natural Gas Prices Extend Downward Slide Amid Benign Weather Conditions

Weekly Natural Gas Prices Extend Downward Slide Amid Benign Weather Conditions

Weekly natural gas cash prices gave up ground amid mild temperatures and light demand across much of the Lower 48. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. for the October 18-22 period shed 38.5 cents to $4.850. That followed a 34.5-cent drop the previous week. Conditions were comfortable across most of the country for a majority…

October 22, 2021
Like Autumn Leaves, Weekly Spot Natural Gas Prices Fall on Mild Weather

Like Autumn Leaves, Weekly Spot Natural Gas Prices Fall on Mild Weather

Though power burns have been persistently strong throughout the summer and into the fall, rising wind generation this week stole some market share from natural gas.  Spot gas prices tumbled from last week’s levels as weather proved pretty close to perfect across much of the country during the Oct. 11-15 period. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas…

October 15, 2021
Mild Weather No Match for Stubbornly Strong Power Burns as Weekly Natural Gas Cash Prices Rally

Mild Weather No Match for Stubbornly Strong Power Burns as Weekly Natural Gas Cash Prices Rally

Natural gas spot prices during the Oct. 4-8 trading period notched another week in the black as power burns recovered from the prior week’s slump. In spite of the mild weather pattern blanketing much of the United States, NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. jumped 43.0 cents to $5.580. Nymex natural gas futures, meanwhile, continued…

October 8, 2021
Natural Gas Weekly Spot Gas, Futures Prices Rally Despite Fall’s Arrival

Natural Gas Weekly Spot Gas, Futures Prices Rally Despite Fall’s Arrival

Natural gas cash and futures prices started October on a positive note as robust export demand and strong power burns kept prices afloat even with a cooler turn of the weather. Due to the change of month, trading for the week only covered the Sept. 30-Oct. 1 period, where NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg.…

October 1, 2021
Weekly Natural Gas Prices Sputter as Bearish Weather Patterns Arrive

Weekly Natural Gas Prices Sputter as Bearish Weather Patterns Arrive

Weekly natural gas cash prices gave up ground amid mild temperatures and light cooling demand across much of the Lower 48. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. for the Sept. 20-24 period dropped 55.0 cents to $4.770. Temperatures moderated throughout the Midwest, East and parts of the western United States during the week, leaving comfortable…

September 24, 2021
Tight Supplies, Late Summer Demand Send Weekly Natural Gas Prices Higher

Tight Supplies, Late Summer Demand Send Weekly Natural Gas Prices Higher

Weekly cash prices climbed alongside a surge in demand early in the period, production concerns and a momentous futures market rally. Temperatures were lofty through much of the week, with highs in the 80s and 90s in the Midwest, East and swaths of the West. Stretches of the Southwest and Southern California were baked with…

September 17, 2021
Searing Western Heat, Supply Woes Bolster Weekly Natural Gas Prices

Searing Western Heat, Supply Woes Bolster Weekly Natural Gas Prices

In a holiday-shortened period, weekly natural gas cash prices spiked as temperatures soared and supplies waned Out West. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. for the Sept. 7-10 period jumped 63.0 cents to $4.995, with the Labor Day holiday on Monday compressing the trading week by a day. Conditions were stifling across the West during…

September 10, 2021
Weekly Natural Gas Prices Advance Despite Ida’s Impacts

Weekly Natural Gas Prices Advance Despite Ida’s Impacts

Weekly natural gas cash prices climbed higher as summer heat lingered across much of the Lower 48, offsetting bouts of regionally cooler air and heavy rains ushered in by Hurricane Ida. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. for the Aug. 31-Sept. 3 period jumped 26.0 cents to $4.365, led higher by gains across the Midwest…

September 3, 2021
Weekly Natural Gas Prices Soar Amid Late-Summer Heat Wave

Weekly Natural Gas Prices Soar Amid Late-Summer Heat Wave

Weekly cash prices surged amid lofty temperatures and solid cooling demand across much of the Lower 48. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. for Aug. 23-27 period jumped 29.5 cents to $4.105/MMBtu. Conditions were ripe for robust air conditioner use across most of the Lower 48 during the week, with highs in the 90s over…

August 27, 2021
Respite from Heat Sends Weekly Spot Natural Gas Prices Crashing Lower; Futures Tumble Too

Respite from Heat Sends Weekly Spot Natural Gas Prices Crashing Lower; Futures Tumble Too

A sea of red spread across U.S. natural gas markets during the Aug. 16-20 week as comfortable temperatures and heavy showers moved into the Northeast. With the Pacific Northwest also getting some relief from the unrelenting heat, NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. plunged 21.0 cents to $3.810. Futures prices, meanwhile, fluctuated quite a bit…

August 20, 2021
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