Local & Regional
Tue August 21, 2012
AAA: Price of Gas Rises Slightly in Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The price of gasoline rose by just more than 3 cents per gallon in the past week in Oklahoma and has risen 22 cents in the past month.
AAA Oklahoma reported Tuesday that the average for a gallon of self-serve regular gas in the state was $3.59 per gallon. AAA said the average price was $3.42 per gallon a week ago and stood at $3.44 per gallon a year ago.
The highest average price in selected cities was $3.63 per gallon in Stillwater — the lowest was $3.53 per gallon in Muskogee.
Drivers in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa were paying $3.57 per gallon on average. The national average was $3.72 per gallon.
AAA said the average for compressed natural gas was $1.49 — up 1 cent from last week.
Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.