CASPER, Wyo. — The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline stands at $3.465 in Wyoming on Tuesday, according to the American Automobile Association (AAA).
With Thanksgiving two days away, the average regular gasoline price in Wyoming is up $1.283 per gallon compared with a year ago.
With gas prices across the country about 50% higher than the same time in 2020, the Associated Press reported on Tuesday that President Joe Biden had ordered “50 million barrels of oil released from the strategic reserve to help bring down energy costs, in coordination with other major energy consuming nations, including China, India and the United Kingdom.”
People in the Cowboy State are paying about 62 cents more per gallon than the national average price for regular gasoline of $3.465 per gallon as of Tuesday, according to AAA. Regular gasoline prices in Wyoming ticked up on Tuesday from an average of $3.459 per gallon on Monday, AAA reports.
While prices ticked up on Tuesday, the average price in Wyoming is down about two cents compared with a week ago and about five cents compared with a month ago. Further information on gas prices is available from AAA.