Today’s AAA National Average $3.867

Price as of 10/6/22

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Tight Supply and More Demand Cause Pump Prices to Rise

October 03,2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The national average pump price for a gallon of gas maintained its recent surge, rising seven cents over the past week to hit $3.79. Tight supply and increased demand as more drivers fuel up are the main culprits. “The regional differences in…Read more »

Gas Prices Rise as Ian Heads Toward Florida

September 26,2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Gas prices rose a nickel over the past week, as the national average pump price hit $3.72. The main reason is higher regional prices on the West Coast and the Midwest due to refinery issues ranging from planned maintenance to a fire….Read more »

Downward Streak for National Average Ends

September 22,2022

Since Monday, the national average for a gallon of regular gasoline increased by a penny to $3.68. After declining for 98 consecutive days, the national average reversed course yesterday as fluctuating oil prices and tight supply due to planned and unplanned maintenance work at refineries…Read more »

Is It the End of the Road for Falling Gas Prices?

September 19,2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Fewer drivers fueling up helped the national average pump price to drop four cents in the past week to reach $3.67. But it’s the smallest weekly decline in months and may signal that the streak of daily falling national average gas prices, approaching…Read more »

Pump Price Decreases Ease as Oil Prices Rise

September 15,2022

Since Monday, the national average for a gallon of regular gasoline dropped two cents to $3.69. According to new data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA), gas demand decreased from 8.73 million b/d to 8.49 million b/d last week. Moreover, according to the EIA, total…Read more »