By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
The price of gas in Wyoming fell by 2.5 cents on Sunday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.21 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 one week ago and was up $1.20 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.465 for a gallon of regular, which is a US record high.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Sunday was in Jackson at $4.78 per gallon. The lowest price was $3.91 per gallon at the Maverik station at 500 W. Main St. in Newcastle.
The county with the highest average gas price was Platte at $4.59 per gallon. The county with the lowest average price was Converse at $3.99.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
Today’s Big Movers:
Sublette County was up 24 cents a gallon; Uinta County was up 17 cents; Sheridan County was up 12 cents; Platte County was up 10 cents; Converse County was up 9 cents; Rock Springs was up 6 cents, and Carbon County was down 7 cents.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $3.99; Big Horn $4.22; Campbell $4.10; Carbon $4.14; Converse $4.09; Crook $4.22; Fremont $4.26; Goshen $4.13; Hot Springs $4.30; Johnson $4.22; Laramie $4.15; Lincoln $4.22; Natrona $4.11; Niobrara $4.22; Park $4.26; Platte $4.59; Sheridan $4.22; Sublette $4.45; Sweetwater $4.35; Teton $4.40; Uinta $4.48; Washakie $4.22; Weston: $4.10.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.13; Buffalo $3.94; Casper $3.99; Cheyenne $3.99; Cody $4.24; Douglas $3.97; Evanston $4.27; Gillette $4.08; Jackson $4.37; Kemmerer $4.27; Laramie $3.94; Lusk $3.99; Newcastle $3.91; Pinedale $4.34; Rawlins $4.09; Riverton $4.26; Rock Springs $4.26; Sheridan $4.05; Sundance $4.24; Thermopolis $4.26; Wheatland $4.08; Worland $4.17.
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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.