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For 160 years Washington Gas has been distributing natural gas to customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. We bring natural gas to your home or business safely and reliably.

Washington Gas Purchased Gas Costs*

Virginia

 Month, Year

Dollars per Therm*

 
October 1997 $.4378  
November 1997 $.5073  
December 1997 $.3669  
January 1998 $.3356  
February 1998 $.3129  
March 1998 $.3035  
April 1998 $.2730  
May 1998 $.2730  
June 1998 $.2764  
July 1998 $.2764  
August 1998 $.2764  
September 1998 $.3061  
October 1998 $.3061  
November 1998 $.3061  
December 1998 $.3769  
January 1999 $.3747  
February 1999 $.3202  
March 1999 $.2545  
April 1999 $.2545  
May 1999 $.2545  
June 1999 $.3281  
July 1999 $.3281  
August 1999 $.3281  
September 1999 $.4270  
October 1999 $.4270  
November 1999 $.4270  
December 1999 $.3067  
January 2000 $.3067  
February 2000 $.3478  
March 2000 $.3697  
April 2000 $.3873  
May 2000 $.2933  
June 2000 $.3092  
July 2000 $.4083  
August 2000 $.4083  
September 2000 $.5246  
October 2000 $.5729  
November 2000 $.5729  
December 2000 $.6219  
January 2001 $.7583  
February 2001 $.7311  
March 2001 $.7034  
April 2001 $.7793  
May 2001 $.7793  
June 2001 $.6764  
July 2001 $.6764  
August 2001 $.6764  
September 2001 $.5318  
October 2001 $.5318  
November 2001 $.5318  
December 2001 $.5875  
January 2002 $.5875  
February 2002 $.4775  
March 2002 $.5053  
April 2002 $.5956  
May 2002 $.5956  
June 2002 $.6342  
July 2002 $.6342  
August 2002 $.6342  
September 2002 $.5867  
October 2002 $.5867  
November 2002 $.6318  
December 2002 $.5468  
January 2003 $.5758  
February 2003 $.6193  
March 2003 $.9626  
April 2003 $.7720  
May 2003 $.7166  
June 2003 $.8266  
July 2003 $.7672  
August 2003 $.7672  
September 2003 $.7024  
October 2003 $.7024  
November 2003 $.7024  
December 2003 $.7324  
January 2004 $.7954  
February 2004 $.8337  
March 2004 $.6858  
April 2004 $.7640  
May 2004                 $.8512  
June 2004 $.9385  
July 2004 $.8846  
August 2004 $.8846  
September 2004 $.7854  
October 2004 $.7854  
November 2004 $.9568  
December 2004 $.8518  
January 2005 $.8887  
February 2005 $.8784  
March 2005 $.7801  
April 2005 $.9217  
May 2005 $.9217  
June 2005 $.8389  
July 2005 $.9257  
August 2005 $.9257  
September 2005 $1.0524  
October 2005 $1.3419  
November 2005 $1.3419  
December 2005 $1.2436  
January 2006 $1.4661  
February 2006 $1.3683  
March 2006 $1.1432  
April 2006 $1.1397  
May 2006 $0.9329  
June 2006 $0.7440  
July 2006 $0.7440  
August 2006 $0.7228  
September 2006 $0.8465  
October 2006 $0.8500  
November 2006 $0.9409  
December 2006 $1.0704  
January 2007 $1.0704  
February 2007 $1.0704  
March 2007 $0.9464  
April 2007 $0.9464  
May 2007 $0.9464  
June 2007 $0.9667  
July 2007 $0.9113  
August 2007 $0.8185  
September 2007 $0.9291  
October 2007 $0.8746  
November 2007 $0.9490  
December 2007 $1.0140  
January 2008 $0.9467  
February 2008 $0.9966  
March 2008 $0.9954  
April 2008 $0.9345  
May 2008 $1.1435  
June 2008 $1.2421  
July 2008 $1.5238  
August 2008 $1.2350  
September 2008 $1.0259  
October 2008 $1.0259  
November 2008                $0.9604  
December 2008                 $1.1030  
January 2009                $0.9824  
February 2009                $0.9024  
 March 2009                $0.5617  
 April 2009                $0.8557  
 May 2009                $0.7112  
 June 2009                $0.6999  
  July 2009                $0.6956  
 August 2009                $0.6956  
 September 2009                $.6967  
 October 2009                $0.7170  
 November 2009                $0.7650  
 December 2009                $0.6819  
 January 2010                $0.7640  
 February 2010                $0.8023  
 March 2010                 $0.7628  
 April 2010                $0.6856  
 May 2010                $0.6856  
 June 2010                $0.7481  
 July 2010                $0.9688  
 August 2010                $0.9688  
 September 2010                $0.7042  
 October 2010                   $0.7042  
 November 2010                $0.7042  
 December 2010                $0.6075  
 January 2011                $0.6533  
 February 2011                $0.6577  
 March 2011                $0.6812  
 April 2011                $0.6259  
 May 2011                $0.6259  
 June 2011                  $0.6633  
 July 2011                $0.6908  
 August 2011                $0.7356  
 September 2011                $0.6007  
 October 2011                $0.6007  
 November 2011                $0.6007  
 December 2011                $0.6741  
 January 2012                $0.6496  
 February 2012                $0.5731  
 March 2012                $0.4842  
 April 2012                $0.5809  
 May 2012                $0.4874  
 June 2012                   $0.5811  
 July 2012                $0.5811  
 August 2012                $0.6397  
 September 2012                $0.4855  
 October 2012                   $0.4855  
 November 2012                $0.5331  
 December 2012                   $0.4702  
 January 2013                $0.4791  
 February 2013                $0.5176  
 March 2013                $0.4948  
 April 2013                $0.6194  
 May 2013                $0.6602  
 June 2013                $0.6273  
 July 2013                $0.5617  
 August 2013                $0.4416  
 September 2013                $0.4689  
 October 2013                $0.5104  
 November 2013                $0.5104  
 December 2013                $0.5196  
 January 2014                $0.5534  
 February 2014                $0.6086  
 March 2014                $0.8982  
 April 2014                $0.7856  
 May 2014                $0.6892  
 June 2014                $0.6625  
 July 2014                $0.6625  
 August 2014                $0.4980  
 September 2014                $0.5076  
 October 2014                $0.5076  
 November 2014                $0.5076   
 December 2014                $0.5700  

*Reflects purchased gas costs less balancing charges listed below. Effective April 2001, the Balancing Charge is billed to third party suppliers by Washington Gas to recover a portion of Washington Gas' capacity and peaking operation's costs. The Balancing Charge does not include a portion of Washington Gas' storage costs, which are billed separately to third party suppliers.

Balancing charge: $.0503 (1997 through 1998)
  $.0525 (January 1999- November 1999)
  $.0563 (December 1999 - November 2000)
  $.0783 (December 2000 billing cycle)
  $.0763 ( January 2001 - March 2001)
  $.0161 (April 2001 - December 2001)
  $.0122 (December 2001 - December 2002)
  $.0186 (December 2002 - March 2003)
  $.0158 (March 2003 - December 2003)
  $.0154 (December 2003 - February 2004)
  $.0197 (March 2004 - April 2004)
  $.0240 (May 2004 - November 2004)
  $.0302 (December 2004 - February 2005)
  $.0293 (March 2005-November 2005)
  $.0207 (December 2005-February 2006)
  $.0105 (March 2006-November 2006)
  $.0043 (December 2006 - February 2007)
  $.0200 (March 2007 - November 2007)
  $.0193 (December 2007 - February 2008)
  $.0218 (March 2008 - November 2008)
  $.0327 (December 2008 - February 2009)
  $0.0179 (March 2009 - November 2009)
  $0.0159 (December 2009 - February 2010)
  $0.0101 (March 2010 - November 2010)
  $0.0096 (December 2010 - February 2011)
  $0.0187 (March 2011 - November 2011)
  $0.0170 (December 2011 - February 2012)
  $0.0180 (March 2012 - November 2012)
  $0.0117 (December 2012 - February 2013)
  $0.0078 (March 2013 - November 2013)
  $0.0127 (December 2013 - February 2014)
  $0.0180 (March 2014 - November 2014)
  $0.0141 (December 2014 - February 2015)