As holiday shoppers look for deals the best one could be found at the gas station.
Gas prices across Texas have slipped 2 cents this week to settle at $2.73 per gallon. The nationwide average price at the pump is down 3 cents to $2.92 per gallon.
The sight is so surprising that some Americans are even sharing photos of it. Gas station signs are showing prices under $3 a gallon for the first time in four years.
AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average unleaded price at the pump this week is $2.89, a drop of 10 cents from a week ago. The national average now is $3.08.
Gas prices in North Texas are among the lowest in the country right now. What’s more, the current average of $2.83/gallon is well past a three-year low, even for the seasonal dip that occurs each fall.
Retail gas prices across Texas slipped below an average $3 per gallon. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump settled at $2.99 per gallon.
Retail gasoline prices across Texas have risen 2 cents this week to reach $3.17 per gallon. Drivers in DFW have the most expensive gasoline statewide at $3.23 per gallon.
AAA Texas reported that the average price at the pump fell to $3.28. The average price fell by 3 cents last week and now is down by 14 cents compared to the same time last year.
An intersection in Denton County at I-35E and Swisher Road has four gasoline stations selling gas for $3.29.
With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.
Retail gasoline prices have jumped 6 cents this week across Texas. AAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide reached $3.50 per gallon.
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