Gas prices in MO rise with national average

Gas prices in MO rise with national average
More than 3,000 stations in the state were surveyed. (Source: Pablo)

MISSOURI (KFVS) - A survey by GasBuddy showed Missouri’s gasoline prices rising by 6.5 cents per gallon last week.

More than 3,000 stations in the state were surveyed. The survey said the national average has increased 0.5 cents per gallon.

According to GasBuddy, average gas prices on Jan. 14 have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.25/g in 2018, $2.14/g in 2017, $1.66/g in 2016, $1.73/g in 2015 and $3.02/g in 2014.

The current price is 37.5 center per gallon lower than in 2018 and 7.9 cents per gallon lower than December 2018.

According to GasBuddy, the national average dropped 14.1 cents per gallon during the last months and is 28.4 cents per gallon lower than one year ago.

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