The average price for a gallon of gas is slowly starting to fall after hitting a seasonal peak of $3.87 on Sept. 14, according to the Wall Street Journal.
AAA reports the national average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $3.79 today; one year ago today, the national average was $3.50 per gallon.
“Retail gasoline prices have slowly been drifting lower since we hit a late summer peak of $3.8708 a gallon on Sept. 14,” Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst at the Oil Price Information Service (OPIS), told the Wall Street Journal. He added that gas prices could fall into the $3.70s this week.
In Shelby, you can find the cheapest gas at Citgo on 46555 Van Dyke Avenue, which is currently charging $3.90 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline.
For the most up-to-date gas prices and traffic information, visit Shelby-Utica Patch's Commute page.