Graphs of recent mortgage rate trends are available at Bankrate.com and Research.StLouisFed.org, according to Bankrate and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. BankRate.com offers graphs for a wide range of mortgage types. Research.StLouisFed.org offers interactive, variable graphing of averages for 30-year fixed rate mortgages from 1971 to the present.
At Bankrate.com, consumers can choose a span of time to graph, track and compare rates nationally and state by state, notes the company website. Other options include area, bar and line graph styles, and visual comparisons of rates to economic indicators, such as the Consumer Price Index. The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis website offers custom graphing of rates over periods of weeks or months, and standard one-year, five-year and 10-year periods.