Lexington weekly fuel update
Gasoline prices in Lexington have risen 28.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.64/g, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 275 stations in Lexington. Gas prices in Lexington are 32.4 cents per gallon higher than a month ago, yet stand 24.7 cents per gallon higher than a year ago. According to GasBuddy price reports, the cheapest station in Lexington is priced at $2.34/g March 18, while the most expensive is $2.99/g, a difference of 65.0 cents per gallon. The lowest price in the state was $2.09/g while the highest is $2.69/g, a difference of 60.0 cents per gallon. The cheapest price in the entire country today stands at $1.79/g, while the most expensive is $4.59/g, a difference of $2.80/g. The national average has risen 4.3 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $2.54/g. The national average is up 20.6 cents per gallon from a month ago, yet stands 0.3 cents per gallon lower than a year ago. Historical gasoline prices in Lexington going back five years: March 2018-$2.39/g; March 2017-$2.14/g; March 2016-$1.99/g; March 2015-$2.22/g; March 2014-$3.59/g. Areas near Lexington and their current gas prices: Kentucky - $2.43/g, up 10.6 cents per gallon from last week’s $2.32/g. Cincinnati - $2.32/g, down 14.0 cents per gallon from last week’s $2.46/g. Louisville - $2.57/g, up 14.1 cents per gallon from last week’s $2.43/g. For LIVE fuel price averages, visit http://FuelInsights.GasBuddy.com.