By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
Wyoming’s average price per gallon of $3.84, is up 2 cents from our last report of $3.82 on Tuesday.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price is up 9 cents from a week ago, and is up 28 cents per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained above the national average of $3.68.
High and Low Prices:
The highest reported gasoline price in Wyoming on Thursday was in Moose at the Conoco on 12170 Dornan Rd., reporting $4.98 per gallon. The lowest price in Wyoming was in Laramie at the Tumbleweed Express on 4700 Bluebird Ln., and USA Gasoline on 3108 Grand Ave, reporting $3.09 per gallon.
The highest county average is in Teton County, with an average of $4.60 per gallon. The county with the lowest average, is in Albany County, with $3.39 per gallon. These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stations surveyed.
*The average price, reported by AAA, in each Wyoming county:
Albany $3.41; Big Horn $4.10; Campbell $3.56; Carbon $4.03; Converse $3.80; Crook $3.80; Fremont $3.99; Goshen $3.86; Hot Springs $3.95; Johnson $3.82; Laramie $3.47; Lincoln $4.30; Natrona $3.50; Niobrara $3.70; Park $4.14; Platte $4.09; Sheridan $3.60; Sublette $3.96; Sweetwater $3.89; Teton $4.61; Uinta $4.20; Washakie $3.97; Weston: $3.82
*The lowest Price, reported by GasBuddy, in selected Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.16; Buffalo $3.80; Casper $3.28; Cheyenne $3.29; Cody $3.80; Douglas $3.78; Evanston $4.13; Gillette $3.45; Jackson $4.39; Kemmerer $4.13; Laramie $3.09; Lusk $3.59; Newcastle $3.77; Pinedale $3.89; Rawlins $3.79; Riverton $3.88; Rock Springs $3.69; Sheridan $3.25; Sundance $3.89; Thermopolis $3.90; Wheatland $3.75; Worland $3.92
It seems the streak of falling prices is broken, at least for today. According to AAA, the national average went up by a penny per gallon. Around Wyoming, there were increases as well. The low prices in our surveyed cities made gains.
Casper’s low is up 9 cents per gallon from yesterday’s report, while Cody is up 2 cents, and Gillette up sharply at 18 cents higher. County averages saw an increase as well, with Campbell County up 7 cents, Converse up 5 cents, Laramie up 4 cents, and Natrona up 5 cents per gallon.
*Note: We use AAA.com for the county and state averages and GasBuddy.com for the low prices in our selected cities. 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.