Tuesday, 21 August, 2018

Gas prices jump almost 3 cents

Gas prices in Rochester Michigan on Sunday Jan. 21 2018. Stephen Frye  Digital First Michigan Gas prices in Rochester Michigan on Sunday Jan. 21 2018. Stephen Frye Digital First Michigan
Carol Daniels | 24 January, 2018, 19:45

Gas prices have decreased 1.6 cents from last month's average and have increased 26.2 cents from last year's average.

22, the national average price of gas held steady at $2.54, only a one-cent increase from the week before.

"It has been anything but a normal January for prices at the pump", AAA spokesman Mark Jenkins said in a statement. However, that's just not the case this year.

Chattanooga- $2.25/g, up 0.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.24/g.

By market, the West Coast in the United States continues to be the most expensive in the country, with California taking the top mark with $3.19 per gallon, though that's skewed slight by a new fuels tax that went into effect past year. The highest gas price in the South and Southeast is found in Florida $2.54, which is 25 cents more a gallon than in Texas. Vermont's price also increased 1.3 cents, to $2.60 a gallon. The Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that while gasoline demand modestly decreased (146,000 b/d), gasoline inventory increased by 3.6 million bbl.

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Today, motorists can find gas for $2.50 or less at 58% of gas stations nationwide, AAA reported.

The top ten markets for the cheapest gas in the country are Texas at $2.29, Missouri at $2.30, Alabama at $2.30, MS at $2.31, SC at $2.32, Arkansas at $2.32, Arizona at $2.34, New Mexico at $2.35, Oklahoma at $2.35 and Tennessee at $2.36.

Motorists in five Great Lakes and Central states are among the minority in the country seeing pump price decreases on the week, including OH (-8 cents). On the week, USA crude production increased by 258,000 b/d to 9.750 million b/d. At 53 million bbl, inventories are in line with this time past year, according to the latest EIA report.

The EIA predicts that crude oil production will average 10.3 million barrels per day in 2018, which would mark the highest annual average production rate in US history. Last year, Russian Federation reached a 30-year high average production rate of 10.98 barrels per day. "The total number of rigs now stands at 747", AAA noted.

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