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U.S. gasoline prices continue to gently fall, note for diesel consumers

GasBuddy Blog -- High gasoline prices have clearly taken their toll on American and Canadian motorists in the last few months. How fitting that I finally can deliver two weeks of good news, especially in the month of April (yes, I'm squeezing this post in today so I can make use of that), when gasoline prices have historically continued to climb! However, climbing gasoline prices are not today's story, but rather falling prices- and they continue in North American markets.

The national average took another nice drop in the last seven days, falling 4 cents per gallon in the U.S. and 3c/L for our Canadian friends. I even managed to see a price of $3.28 in Tulsa, Oklahoma this morning at two Sam's Club locations there- a pretty reasonable price given...


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Submitted Apr 30, 2012 By: PD
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piggyster
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 2:31:16 PM

haven't seen any drop yet
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Shockjock1961
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:18:17 AM

Prices here dropped 12 cents in the last 3 days...
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hwmillerster
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 9:16:13 AM

This month is proving the exception to the rule: gas prices go up prior to Memorial Day.
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Becky_Gelke
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 9:10:07 AM

We are still above the National average.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:59:28 AM

don't you mean rise?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:09:09 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 5:12:26 AM

Promising words, not here in SD yet.
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sawdust1825
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 4:42:28 AM

Prices haven't fallen at all here in several weeks.
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Gil43
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 3:39:02 AM

coming down slower than it goes up
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RambleOn
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 1:13:18 AM

Locally, all grades of gasoline near me have been escalating except diesel, in which some stations reduced diesel prices or have kept it at a steady price.
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outdoortechie
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 11:13:19 PM

Going slightly down in Nashville after rising for several weeks. I still remember when it was $1.85 in January 2009 when the Obummer seized control through deception.
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 10:03:33 PM

Gas prices jumped here a couple of weeks ago by .08c/ltr. but have been going down the last few days by 1/2c/ltr. Always like this.
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 9:50:45 PM

Fall???? Where? they are going UP!
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walkingtall
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 9:46:13 PM

United States gasoline prices continue to gently fall,note for diesel consumers and majority still high.
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txrojo2005
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Message Posted: May 13, 2012 3:43:26 PM

Prices feather down but jump dramatically. Tends to favor the suppliers.
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heydano67
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Message Posted: May 13, 2012 12:23:40 PM

Diesel $.30 difference at lowest priced stations around the state.
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gmc08
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Message Posted: May 9, 2012 12:24:28 PM

Diesel in Tacoma $4.39 Plus. [L=http://][/L]
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cleangasprices
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Message Posted: May 8, 2012 6:41:27 PM

Sometimes it does drops a cent or 2, but goes up later by 3 or 4 cents
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cleangasprices
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Message Posted: May 8, 2012 6:40:20 PM

Majority still sit high, as visualized in Seattle
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Message Posted: May 8, 2012 3:59:43 PM

l'm pessimistic
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Godozo
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Message Posted: May 7, 2012 10:35:17 PM

Still pretty much unified here even as the average price falls.

More interesting is that gas wars have started sprouting up. Last week it was a couple of "usual suspects" (gas stations that typically have lower than average prices) taking things to an extreme, this week it's a couple of stations in a place one doesn't usually think of as a gas buyer's paradise.

Seems a pattern has been broken recently, will be interesting to see what happens with Gas Prices this summer.
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Jkent1953
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Message Posted: May 7, 2012 9:33:26 AM

Not seeing much of a change. Hard to tell they are falling.
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Message Posted: May 7, 2012 7:44:26 AM

not falling here in canada
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fuel tax for the adminastration in power
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trugasCA
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Message Posted: May 6, 2012 12:04:38 PM

I'm pessimistic with gazprice. Wait til summer.
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 4:02:49 PM

diesel still not budging.
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Message Posted: May 4, 2012 10:12:09 AM

gas flux has never been so wacky.
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Message Posted: May 4, 2012 9:51:26 AM

Gas has gone up at some stations & down at others.......... makes no sense?
Diesel is still $4.17 at the cheapest station out here in the desert of So. Calif. Most all the truck stops here have the highest cost for diesel so I don't use them to fill my diesel Jetta.
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albert2008
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Message Posted: May 4, 2012 8:05:58 AM

keep falling
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Message Posted: May 4, 2012 4:54:02 AM

23j: glad to see diesel is falling somewhere. It's still 4.10 here, down a mere 10 cents while gasoline fell from 395 to 369 in the same span.
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Message Posted: May 3, 2012 8:31:14 AM

Gas prices fell to $3.54 and diesel to $3.88 today in North Alabama.
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albert2008
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Message Posted: May 3, 2012 7:40:19 AM

keep falling
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Message Posted: May 3, 2012 4:52:51 AM

diesel hasn't budged.
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Message Posted: May 2, 2012 9:06:09 AM

wait till summer comes
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Message Posted: May 2, 2012 9:03:54 AM

ok
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albert2008
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Message Posted: May 2, 2012 7:37:41 AM

keep falling
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 10:13:33 PM

Started going back up here in Southern CA.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 2:37:36 PM

Down 30 cents/gal here over the last couple weeks.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 1:52:27 PM

We are starting to see 15-20 cent drop here in central Texas.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:53:10 PM

Funny this is gasbuddy blog but on this site for Toronto Apr. 26 was 1.306 & now 1.321 and Canada avg Apr. 26 shows around 1.30 & now 1.30x -so at best its flat. So what source is this using for '3c/L for Cdn friends' - obviously not their prices!!!
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bluebird1
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:46:16 PM

NOt here, they gently rose with last being a no change...at least its under $6/gal. Cdn though.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:30:33 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:26:46 PM

Thank you for posting.
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alohamary
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:20:38 PM

C'mon Let's see it drop esp. where it is so ridiculously high !
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 12:04:31 PM

fall, baby, fall!
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ozzydog
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 11:55:16 AM

Hope it continues to drop and is reflected in food prices soon.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 11:30:11 AM

$3.89 HERE
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DimitrisIL
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 11:25:25 AM

2-3 cents drops only so far.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 10:31:05 AM

awfully pleonastic (look it up)...
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Message Posted: May 1, 2012 10:26:44 AM

I haven't seen a drop in a LONG time ...
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