CAMARILLO, Calif. – Retail gas prices across the country have dropped nearly 3 cents in the past three weeks, according to a new survey.
The weighted average price for all three grades had dropped to $2.32 a gallon by Friday, said Trilby Lundberg, who publishes the semimonthly Lundberg Survey of 7,000 gas stations around the country.
Self-serve regular averaged $2.30 a gallon nationwide. Mid-grade cost $2.40 a gallon while the price for premium was $2.50.
Gas prices are 39 cents higher than they were last year, Lundberg said Sunday.