Today’s AAA National Average $3.262

Price as of 2/25/24

Author: Devin Gladden

Gas Prices Make a Pit Stop

February 22,2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After suddenly spiking more than a dime two weeks ago, the national average for a gallon of gas had a calm week by remaining at $3.27.  News that the large BP-Whiting refinery in Indiana, offline since early February due to power issues,…Read more »

Gas Prices Aren’t Showing the Love

February 15,2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After months of barely budging more than a few cents, the national average for pump prices moved into the fast lane, surging 12 cents since last week to $3.27.  A significant contributor is a shutdown at the large BP-Whiting refinery in Indiana,…Read more »

Like A Reliable Old Stove, Gas Prices Slowly Heat Up

February 01,2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The national average for a gallon of gas rose by a nickel since last week to $3.15. The upward trend is likely a combination of oil costs edging into the upper $70s per barrel and normal seasonal increases as winter eases and…Read more »

Gas Prices End Up Close to Where They Started

January 25,2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After making a brief weekend trip to $3.07, the national average for gas edged higher by one penny since last week to $3.10. The meandering journey is likely caused by low gas demand countered by slightly higher costs for oil.  The result…Read more »

Gas Prices Take it Slow 

January 18,2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The national average for a gallon of gas squeaked out a two-cent gain since last week to $3.09. A likely culprit could be wintery weather, which hampers refining operations and gasoline distribution. This has resulted in some frigid regions seeing pump price…Read more »