Regular gasoline dips to $1.94 a gallon average in Palm Beach County

Gasoline prices are down this week.

Gasoline prices are down this week.

The average price of regular gasoline has dropped another 4 cents to $1.94 a gallon in Palm Beach County in the last week.

The statewide average is $1.75, down from $1.79 a week ago, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

Enjoy the super-low prices while they last.

Jeff Pelton, a GasBuddy.com senior petroleum analyst, said Monday, “Sadly, these incredibly low gas prices won’t be here forever, as refineries talk of production cuts with crude oil at 13-year low. Additionally, their Spring turnarounds and the changeover to summer spec gasoline also loom ominously on the horizon. The sooner the refineries can complete their maintenance and start producing gasoline again the better for drivers everywhere.”

GasBuddy.com reports that a number of local stations are as much as 31 cents below the county’s average, offering regular for as low as $1.63 to $1.69 a gallon.

Gas is available for $1.63 a gallon at Citgo, 100 N. Federal and Palmetto Drive, North Palm Beach. Coming in at $1.64 is a 7-Eleven nearby at 1220 N. Federal Highway and Palmetto.

A number of stations in the West Palm Beach area are selling gas for $1.69 a gallon.

Among them are: Marathon, 4111 Okeechobee Blvd. and Indian Road; Mobil, 4982 Okeechobee Blvd. and Haverhill Road N.; Shell, 1991 N. Military Trail and Okeechobee Boulevard,  and Marathon, 4971 Okeechobee Blvd. and Haverhill Road N.

Also at $1.69 a gallon in the North Palm Beach area are Sunoco, 900 U.S. 1 near Yacht Club Drive; Shell, 9009 Prosperity Farms Road and Northlake Boulevard, and Chevron, 819 Northlake Blvd. and Prosperity Farms Road.

 

 

 

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