Putnam and Shelby counties saw the most significant decline, as the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas dropped 13 cents.
Gas prices are cheaper in all states in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on the week with the exception of NY where gas prices remained stable. The national average has increased 4 cents during the past month and is about 16 cents higher than one year ago.
Locally, some refinery issues failed to have a major impact on fuel prices, at least so far.
For the second month in a row, gasoline prices crept up in SC - increases exacerbated by the fact Palmetto State motorists were forced to pay higher taxes on gasoline beginning July 1.
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A federal market report said the national average price for gas is about 2 cents less per gallon than the forecast for the summer driving season. "Motorists should realize other drivers may be attempting to watch the eclipse and drive at the same time". "So much so that some motorists in rural eclipse viewing areas may find filling their tanks more challenging as stations struggle to keep fuel in their underground tanks". The national average is now 18 cents more than this time a year ago.
The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for regular in MA is 31 cents, from $2.13 to $2.44.
"The Plains, South, Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and New England regions may all see gas prices drift lower in the week ahead", DeHaan said. But, with college students returning to school, university towns had some of the most expensive gas in Florida with the Tallahassee and Gainesville markets both seeing an average of $2.30 per gallon.