By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
Wyoming’s gasoline price increased by 0.5 cents per gallon on Wednesday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.255 per gallon.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price was up 5.8 cents per gallon from one week ago, and was up by $1.27 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained below the national average of $4.57 for a gallon of regular, which is a U.S. record, and up 3.4 cents from Tuesday.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Tuesday was $4.78 per gallon in Jackson, while the lowest was $3.91 at the Maverik station at 500 W. Main St. in Newcastle.
The county with the highest average gas price was Teton at $4.69 and the lowest average was found in Albany County at $4.02.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed. All Wyoming counties had an average price of more than $4.00 per gallon.
Today’s Big Movers:
Newcastle was up 23 cents; Sublette County was up 20 cents; Teton County was up 16 cents; Casper was up 15 cents; Jackson was up 12 cents; Douglas was up 11 cents; Uinta County was up 10 cents; Gillette was up 9 cents; Big Horn, Carbon and Crook counties were up 7 cents; Rock Springs and Weston County were up 6 cents; Hot Springs County was down 5 cents; Converse County was down 11 cents; Niobrara County was down 13 cents; Albany County was down 20 cents, and Lincoln County was down 32 cents.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $4.02; Big Horn $4.30; Campbell $4.20; Carbon $4.22; Converse $4.11; Crook $4.30; Fremont $4.26; Goshen $4.18; Hot Springs $4.25; Johnson $4.24; Laramie $4.18; Lincoln $4.25; Natrona $4.14; Niobrara $4.10; Park $4.32; Platte $4.30; Sheridan $4.18; Sublette $4.43; Sweetwater $4.38; Teton $4.69; Uinta $4.45; Washakie $4.25; Weston: $4.15.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.13; Buffalo $3.94; Casper $4.15; Cheyenne $3.99; Cody $4.29; Douglas $4.09; Evanston $4.31; Gillette $4.17; Jackson $4.49; Kemmerer $4.31; Laramie $3.96; Lusk $3.99; Newcastle $4.14; Pinedale $4.34; Rawlins $4.09; Riverton $4.19; Rock Springs $4.32; Sheridan $4.05; Sundance $4.25; Thermopolis $4.26; Wheatland $4.08; Worland $4.19.
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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.