By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
The price of gasoline in Wyoming increased by 1.5 cents Wednesday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.20 per gallon.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price was up 7.4 cents per gallon from one week ago and was up $1.29 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.40 for a gallon of regular, which is a US record high.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Wednesday was in Jackson at with $4.54 per gallon. The lowest surveyed price was $3.89 at the Sinclair station at 802 E. 2nd St. in Gillette.
Teton County had the highest average price of any county in the state Wednesday, $4.39, while Campbell County had the lowest average price at $3.99.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
Today’s Big Movers:
Cities: Sundance up 14 cents; Sheridan up 11 cents; Thermopolis up 10 cents; Worland up 8 cents; Laramie up 7 cents; Cheyenne, Cody and Evanston up 6 cents, ad Rawlins up 5 cents.
Counties: Lincoln County up 24 cents; Albany County up 13 cents; Sheridan County up 10 cents; Niobrara County up 9 cents; Crook County up 6 cents; Uinta County down 6 cents, and Sublette County down 16 cents.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $4.05; Big Horn $4.19; Campbell $3.99; Carbon $4.10; Converse $4.06; Crook $4.25; Fremont $4.22; Goshen $4.13; Hot Springs $4.31; Johnson $4.18; Laramie $4.12; Lincoln $4.43; Natrona $4.09; Niobrara $4.19; Park $4.25; Platte $4.19; Sheridan $4.19; Sublette $4.19; Sweetwater $4.30; Teton $4.39; Uinta $4.34; Washakie $4.19; Weston: $4.10.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.15; Buffalo $3.94; Casper $3.97; Cheyenne $3.99; Cody $4.24; Douglas $3.97; Evanston $4.27; Gillette $3.89; Jackson $4.37; Kemmerer $4.27; Laramie $3.96; Lusk $3.99; Newcastle $3.92; Pinedale $4.33; Rawlins $4.09; Riverton $4.18; Rock Springs $4.26; Sheridan $4.05; Sundance $4.19; Thermopolis $4.28; Wheatland $4.08; Worland $4.16.
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*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.