Gas Prices Drop 1.2 Cents In Chattanooga

Monday, November 20, 2017
Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga have fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.19 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.54/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Chattanooga during the past week, prices on Sunday were 32.9 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 5.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.
The national average has increased 8.9 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 40.4 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.


According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on November 20 in Chattanooga have ranged widely over the last five years:
$1.86 per gallon in 2016, $1.86 in 2015, $2.52 in 2014, $3.06 in 2013 and $3.12 in 2012.

Areas near Chattanooga and their current gas price climate:
Knoxville- $2.32, down 5.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.37.
Tennessee- $2.28, down 2.2 cents per gallon from last week's $2.30.
Huntsville- $2.23, down 0.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.24.

For LIVE fuel price averages, visit http://FuelInsights.GasBuddy.com.

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