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Cheapest average gas prices for late August since 2004

Cheapest average gas prices for late August since 2004

(WASHINGTON, August 24, 2015) Average U.S. gas prices today are at the lowest levels for this time of year since 2004 due to the steep decline in the cost of crude oil. Gas prices have dropped recently despite ongoing refinery problems, and prices should continue to fall this autumn due to declining demand and the switchover to winter-blend gasoline. Today’s ... Read More »

Midwest Gas Prices Jump Due to New Refinery Problem

Midwest Gas Prices Jump Due to New Refinery Problem

(WASHINGTON, August 17, 2105) The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline ended a 27-day streak of daily declines last week and has since increased for six straight days. Today’s average price of $2.67 per gallon is an increase of eight cents per gallon versus one week ago, due largely to a new refinery problem in the Midwest. Despite recently ... Read More »

U.S. Average Gas Prices Drop 26 Consecutive Days

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(WASHINGTON, August 10, 2015) The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has fallen for 26 consecutive days, reaching today’s average of $2.59 per gallon. This is the longest streak of consecutive declines since January, and pump prices have moved lower by 19 cents per gallon over this period. Drivers are saving six cents per gallon week-over-week, and 17 cents ... Read More »

Gas Price Decline May Accelerate in August

(WASHINGTON, August 5, 2015) Average U.S. Gas Prices Falling at the Fastest Rate Since January Gas prices are falling at the fastest rate since January due to cheaper crude oil costs and the resolution of some refinery issues. The national average price of gas has dropped for 16 days in row for a total of 11 cents per gallon. Today’s ... Read More »

Gas Price Slide Reaches 19 Days

Gas Prices Likely to Fall Following Seasonal Switch

(WASHINGTON, August 3, 2015) The resolution of localized refinery issues and lower prices for crude oil has kept downward pressure on the national average price at the pump, which has fallen for 19 consecutive days. Today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $2.65 per gallon, down six cents versus one week and 12 cents versus one month ago. ... Read More »

Longest Gas Price Decline Since January

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(WASHINGTON, July 27, 2015) The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has dropped for 12 days in a row, which is the longest consecutive decline since January. Today’s national average price is $2.71 per gallon, which is a nickel per gallon less than one week ago and seven cents less than one month ago. Most drivers are paying the ... Read More »

Gas Prices Continue Slow Decline from Summer-High

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(WASHINGTON, July 20, 2015) Despite regional volatility, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has remained relatively stable over the past 30 days. Today’s average price of $2.76 per gallon represents the lowest average for this date since 2010 and is down nearly a nickel per gallon compared to the 2015 peak price reached on June 15 ($2.80). National ... Read More »

California Gas Prices Skyrocket

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(WASHINGTON, July 13, 2015) Today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $2.77 per gallon. The average is just fractions of a penny more than a week ago and is at the lowest mark for this date in nearly five years. The steady national average obscures dramatic weekly price movement in several states including California (+28 cents) Indiana (-12 ... Read More »

Gas Price Slide Continues following Independence Day Weekend

Gas Price Slide Continues following Independence Day Weekend

(WASHINGTON, July 6, 2015) Motorists paid the lowest price at the pump for Independence Day travel since 2010, saving 90 cents per gallon compared to the 2014 holiday. Today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $2.77 per gallon, down fractions of a penny versus one week ago. The national average price remained relatively steady over the past 30 ... Read More »

Gas Prices Ease Approaching July 4 Holiday

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(WASHINGTON, June 29, 2015) Despite rising prices over the past several months, drivers are poised to pay the lowest prices at the pump over the Fourth of July holiday weekend in at least five years. Today’s average price of $2.77 per gallon is down two cents versus one week ago and down three cents from the peak price to date ... Read More »

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