Utah, national gas prices drop
Average retail gasoline prices in Utah have fallen 5.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.30/g Sunday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.36/g, according to gasoline price website UtahGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Utah during the past week, prices were 51.8 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 19.0 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 11.1 cents per gallon during
the last month and stands 49.3 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.
"Gasoline prices have continued their slow decline in the last week across a solid majority of the United States, with the national average sagging to its lowest level since this past February," according to GasBuddy.com Senior Petroleum Analyst Patrick DeHaan.