By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
Wyoming’s gas prices increased by 1.7 cents on Thursday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.14 per gallon.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price is up 5.2 cents per gallon from a week ago and is up by $1.23 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.256 for a gallon of regular.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Thursday was $4.78 per gallon in Jackson. The lowest price was found in Gillette, $3.86 per gallon, at the Sinclair at 802 E. 2nd St.
The county with the highest average gas price was Teton at $4.40 per gallon. Albany County had the lowest average at $3.94.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
Today’s Big Movers:
Sublette County’s average gas price was up by 20 cents; Campbell County was up by 8 cents; Converse County was down by 9 cents and Uinta County was down by 20 cents.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $3.94; Big Horn $4.13; Campbell $4.00; Carbon $4.13; Converse $3.98; Crook $4.13; Fremont $4.22; Goshen $4.06; Hot Springs $4.25; Johnson $4.18; Laramie $4.06; Lincoln $4.13; Natrona $3.99; Niobrara $4.10; Park $4.19; Platte $4.13; Sheridan $4.09; Sublette $4.33; Sweetwater $4.23; Teton $4.40; Uinta $4.13; Washakie $4.11; Weston: $4.07.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.15; Buffalo $3.94; Casper $3.95; Cheyenne $3.93; Cody $4.18; Douglas $3.98; Evanston $4.21; Gillette $3.87; Jackson $4.37; Kemmerer $4.29; Laramie $3.89; Lusk $3.99; Newcastle $3.94; Pinedale $4.29; Rawlins $4.04; Riverton $4.14; Rock Springs $4.26; Sheridan $3.94; Sundance $4.05; Thermopolis $4.18; 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.