Gasoline prices in Connecticut have fallen 2.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.91/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,540 stations in Connecticut. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.6 cents per gallon versus last week to $2.62/g, according to GasBuddy.
Average gasoline prices on November 18 in Connecticut have ranged widely over the last five years:
$2.73/g in 2017, $2.29/g in 2016, $2.27/g in 2015, $3.16/g in 2014 and $3.56/g in 2013.
Including the change locally during the past week, prices yesterday were 17.8 cents per gallon higher than a year ago and are 9.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has dropped 24.1 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 7.5 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
Areas near Connecticut and their current gas price climate:
Waterbury- $2.87/g, up 2.6 cents per gallon from last week's $2.84/g.
New Haven- $2.86/g, down 3.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.90/g.
Hartford- $2.81/g, down 0.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.82/g.
For LIVE fuel price averages, visit http://FuelInsights.GasBuddy.com.