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Gas Prices Likely to Fall Following Seasonal Switch

Gas Prices Likely to Fall Following Seasonal Switch

(WASHINGTON, September 9, 2014) With just one week remaining before many parts of the country will begin the switch to cheaper winter-blend fuel, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $3.44 per gallon. Today’s national average is fractions of a penny more than one week ago, but it is four cents less than one month ago and 13 ... Read More »

Gas Prices Likely to Decline in September

August 2014 Monthly Gas Price Report

AAA Monthly Gas Price Report Reduced Driving and Switch to Winter-Blend Gasoline Should Bring Lower Prices Gasoline demand and prices generally fall in September through the end of the year as people drive less and because refineries can produce less expensive winter-blend gasoline. AAA expects gas prices nationally could decline another 10-20 cents per gallon by the end of October. ... Read More »

AAA Fuel Gauge Report Overview August 25, 2014

Fuel Gauge Report Overview

(WASHINGTON, August 25, 2014) One week before the Labor Day holiday, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline continues to march lower reaching today’s price of $3.43 per gallon, which is the lowest average since February 26. Motorists are paying two cents less per gallon than one week ago, 10 cents less than one month ago, and 11 cents ... Read More »

Gas Prices Approach Six-Month Low

Gas Prices Approach Six-Month Low

(WASHINGTON, August 18, 2014) With approximately one month remaining before the start of the shift from more expensive summer blend gasoline (September 15) to the relatively less expensive winter blend, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline continues to drift lower and currently sits at $3.45 per gallon. Today’s national average price is two cents less than one week ... Read More »

Pump Prices Keep Sliding Despite Overseas Conflicts

Pump Prices Keep Sliding Despite Overseas Conflicts

(WASHINGTON, August 11, 2014) The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has continued its downward trend despite high-profile conflicts in overseas oil producing countries and declining domestic refinery production. Today’s price is $3.48 per gallon, which is two cents less than one week ago,14 cents less than one month ago and seven cents less than the same date last ... Read More »

National Average Gas Prices at Four-Year Low for Early August

Avg Gas Prices 2011-2014

(WASHINGTON, August 4, 2014) For the first time since March 12, the national average price for unleaded gasoline has dropped below $3.50 per gallon ($3.4997). Today’s national average is at the lowest level for early August since 2010. The national average has fallen for 37 out of 38 days, and has dropped 18 cents per gallon over this span. Today’s ... Read More »

AAA Monthly Gas Price Report: Gas Prices Dropping Heading into August

AAA August Monthly Gas Price Report

Gas Prices Post Unusual July Decline with Record-High Refinery Production The national average price of gas posted the largest July decline in six years with average prices dropping about 16 cents per gallon during the month. Even more unusual, gas prices fell 30 out of 31 days during the month, making it the first time on record that prices have ... Read More »

July Gas Price Slide Continues

July Gas Price Slide Continues Fuel Gauge Report July 28 2014

(WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014) Amid continuing geopolitical tensions in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Northern Africa, American motorists are paying the lowest average retail price at the pump since March 17. This is due to U.S. refineries running near their highest rates since 2005, according to the Energy Information Administration, and domestic demand that was reported last week to ... Read More »

Gas Prices Continue to Slide Despite Geopolitical Tensions

Gas Prices Continue to Slide Despite Geopolitical Tensions

The national average price of gas has fallen for 24 consecutive days due to abundant refinery production, even as geopolitical tensions gain global attention. Russia and Ukraine returned to the forefront this past week when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 crashed in eastern Ukraine in an area controlled by pro-Russian separatists.  Additionally, intensifying violence between Israeli and Hamas forces in Gaza ... Read More »

Gas Prices Fall as Situation Stabilizes in Iraq

Gas Prices Fall as Situation Stabilizes in Iraq July 14 2014

(WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014) Today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $3.61 per gallon. This price is four cents less than one week ago and five cents less than one month ago. Drivers continue to pay higher prices in comparison to a year ago ($3.60), but the difference has narrowed to just a penny compared to 19 cents ... Read More »

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