By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
The price of gasoline in Wyoming increased by 2.1 cents per gallon on Monday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.12 per gallon.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price was up 5.1 cents per gallon over a week ago, and was up $1.21 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.194 for a gallon of regular.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Monday was in Wheatland at $4.69 per gallon. The lowest price continued to be $3.78 at Gillette’s M.G. Oil Co. at 502 El Camino Rd.
The county with the highest average price was Teton at $4.37, while the lowest average price was in Albany County at $3.87.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
Today’s Big Movers:
Johnson County, up 15 cents; Sheridan, up 9 cents; Sublette County, up 9 cents; Park County, up 7 cents, and Uinta County, down 22 cents.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $3.87; Big Horn $4.10; Campbell $3.88; Carbon $4.14; Converse $3.99; Crook $4.10; Fremont $4.20; Goshen $4.02; Hot Springs $4.20; Johnson $4.14; Laramie $3.99; Lincoln $4.10; Natrona $3.98; Niobrara $4.10; Park $4.18; Platte $4.10; Sheridan $4.03; Sublette $4.18;
Sweetwater $4.13; Teton $4.37; Uinta $4.10; Washakie $4.10; Weston: $4.07.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.15; Buffalo $3.94; Casper $3.89; Cheyenne $3.92; Cody $4.18; Douglas $3.98; Evanston $4.21; Gillette $3.78; Jackson $4.37; Kemmerer $4.29; Laramie $3.84; Lusk $3.99; Newcastle $3.96; Pinedale $4.29; Rawlins $4.04; Riverton $4.09; Rock Springs $4.19; Sheridan $3.93; Sundance $3.84; Thermopolis $4.15; Wheatland $4.08; Worland $4.08.
*Note: Prices in this report are for reference only. They are gathered just prior to posting, and may not reflect prices that have changed since last posted.