On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil for November delivery gained $3.43, or 4.3 percent, to reach $83.67 per barrel.
Home heating oil for November delivery lost 0.07 cents from a midday peak to reach $2.885 per gallon. Reformulated blendstock gasoline shed 0.96 cents to $2.6264 per gallon.
Henry Hub natural gas prices dropped 1.1 cents to $3.816 per million British thermal, units.
At the gas pump, the national average price of unleaded gasoline fell to $3.479 per gallon from Monday's $3.493, AAA said.
In the past seven days, the national average price of gasoline has dropped 10.1 cents.
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