Wyoming’s price of gasoline increased by 3 cents per gallon on Wednesday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.86.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price is up 4 cents from a week ago and is up $1.63 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline was the same as the national average of $4.86 for a gallon of regular.
High and Low Prices:
The highest gasoline price in Wyoming on Wednesday was in Jackson at $5.68 per gallon. The lowest price continued to be found at Laramie’s Tumbleweed Express at 4700 Bluebird Lane, at $4.24.
The highest average county price for gasoline was in Lincoln County at $5.12 per gallon, while Natrona County had the lowest county average at $4.61.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $4.76; Big Horn $4.81; Campbell $4.83; Carbon $4.82; Converse $4.61; Crook $4.83; Fremont $4.87; Goshen $4.76; Hot Springs $4.89; Johnson $4.86; Laramie $4.68; Lincoln $5.12; Natrona $4.61; Niobrara $4.75; Park $5.03; Platte $4.83; Sheridan $4.83; Sublette $4.95; Sweetwater $4.85; Teton $4.83; Uinta $4.98; Washakie $4.83; Weston: $4.74.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.77; Buffalo $4.84; Casper $4.55; Cheyenne $4.63; Cody $4.99; Douglas $4.59; Evanston $4.94; Gillette $4.67; Jackson $5.12; Kemmerer $4.94; Laramie $4.24; Lusk $4.79; Newcastle $4.55; Pinedale $4.94; Rawlins $4.72; Riverton $4.76; Rock Springs $4.76; Sheridan $4.85; Sundance $4.95; Thermopolis $4.81; Wheatland $4.88; Worland $4.88.
Normally, Wyoming’s average price per gallon has lagged behind the national average by 15 to 20 cents. While prices nationally have dropped a few cents, Wyoming’s have gone up. The only question is, will Wyoming pass the national average at some point?
While writing this report, I double-checked our state and national averages. Wyoming is now equal to the national average of $4.86 per gallon. That didn’t take very long.
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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.