Gasoline prices continue to fall in Jackson Hole, defying the national trend. Amerine Woodyard of the Energy Information Administration in Washington D.C. says the national average for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline has risen to $2.39 per gallon.
That’s up 7.3 cents from a week ago. Pump prices were highest in the West Coast states at 2.93 a gallon, up 1.2 cents from a week ago. Prices were lowest in the Gulf Coast region at 2.11 a gallon, up 6 1/2 cents.
Closer to home, Gasbuddy reports Wyoming’s state average has again dropped 5¢from last week. The state average is now $2.19 for a gallon of unleaded regular, with the lowest price – $1.94 a gallon – found in Newcastle and Glenrock. Here in Jackson, the prices were unchanged from last week with the average of prices surveyed by Gasbuddy currently at $2.29 per gallon. Prices in the survey ranged from $2.21 to $2.59 a gallon.