By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
The price of gas in Wyoming dropped by 2 cents per gallon on Sunday 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 was up 4.3 cents per gallon from a week ago and was $1.22 per gallon higher than one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.31 for a gallon of regular.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Sunday was in Jackson at $4.78 per gallon. The lowest surveyed price was at the Gillette Sinclair station at 802 E. 2nd St. at $3.87 per gallon.
The county with the highest average price for gas was Uinta County at $4.37 per gallon, while Albany County was the county with the lowest average at $3.95 — the only county with an average of less than $4.00.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
Today’s Big Movers:
Campbell County was up 16 cents per gallon; Washakie County was up 8 cents; Hot Springs County was up 6 cents; Carbon County was down 6 cents; Sheridan County was down 8 cents; Uinta County was down 13 cents; Lincoln County was down 28 cents and Teton County was down 34 cents.
The Most Common County Average:
$4.16 cents per gallon, with seven counties reporting this average.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $3.95; Big Horn $4.16; Campbell $4.16; Carbon $4.10; Converse $4.07; Crook $4.16; Fremont $4.20; Goshen $4.06; Hot Springs $4.31; Johnson $4.18; Laramie $4.10; Lincoln $4.16; Natrona $4.04; Niobrara $4.16; Park $4.23; Platte $4.16; Sheridan $4.02; Sublette $4.16;
Sweetwater $4.26; Teton $4.16; Uinta $4.50; Washakie $4.22; 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 $3.86; 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.