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AAA reports Motorists find Gas Prices below $2.00

 

AAATampa, FL Gas prices continue falling at a rate of about a half cent a day. The average price in Tennessee fell below $2.00 a gallon last week, while motorists in Florida and Georgia are also beginning to find prices below $2.00 a gallon at various gas stations.

Gas prices below $2.00 a gallon will become more of a common sight in the southeastern United States,” said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA – The Auto Club Group.

National Average Gas Price Comparison - September 2015

“Prices at the pump are typically their lowest during the fall and winter seasons, because fewer Americans take extended road trips, leading to declines in demand. Plus, oil prices are especially low right now due to a wealth in global supply,” stated Jenkins.

The price of oil averaged $45.46 last week – a minor increase of 30 cents compared to the week before.

Average Gas Prices

  • The average price in Florida has fallen 92 of the past 94 days for a total of 57 cents.
  • The average price in Georgia fell 94 of the past 97 days for a discount of 59 cents.
  • The average price in Tennessee fell 94 of the past 95 days for a total of 58 cents.

Motorists are currently saving $15-$25 on a full tank of gas compared to this time last year.

Current and Past Price Averages

Regular Unleaded Gasoline

Sunday Saturday Week Ago Month Ago Year Ago
National $2.293 $2.297 $2.340 $2.650 $3.348
Florida $2.148 $2.153 $2.207 $2.408 $3.289
Georgia $2.134 $2.137 $2.190 $2.423 $3.293
Tennessee $1.995 $2.001 $2.053 $2.282 $3.141
Click here to view current gasoline price averages

 

AAA updates fuel price averages daily at http://www.fuelgaugereport.aaa.com/. Every day up to 120,000 stations are surveyed based on credit card swipes and direct feeds in cooperation with the Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) and Wright Express for unmatched statistical reliability.

All average retail prices in this report are for a gallon of regular, unleaded gasoline.

About The Auto Club Group

The Auto Club Group (ACG) is the second largest AAA club in North America.  ACG and its affiliates provide membership, travel, insurance and financial services offerings to approximately 9 million members across eleven states and two U.S. territories including Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands; most of Illinois and Minnesota; and a portion of Indiana.

ACG belongs to the national AAA federation with more than 55 million members in the United States and Canada and whose mission includes protecting and advancing freedom of mobility and improving traffic safety.


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