Little Change In Gas Prices During Week
Average gasoline prices in Montana have fallen 2.9 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.18/g on Monday, March 27, according to GasBuddy’s survey of 615 stations in Montana. Prices in Montana are 5.9 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 90.2 cents per gallon lower than a year ago. The national average price of diesel has fallen 5.9 cents in the last week and stands at $4.19 per gallon.
According to GasBuddy price reports, the cheapest station in Montana was priced at $2.99/g on Sunday, March 26, while the most expensive was $3.54/g, a difference of 55.0 cents per gallon.
The national average price of gasoline has fallen 0.3 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.40/g on Monday. The national average is up 7.8 cents per gallon from a month ago and stands 83.0 cents per gallon lower than a year ago, according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million weekly price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country.
“The national average price of gasoline has seen little overall change over the last week, with big decreases in states like Colorado and Ohio offset by large increases in Arizona and North Carolina,” said Patrick De Haan, head of petroleum analysis at Gas-Buddy.