Gas Prices Continue to Rise
Average retail gasoline prices in Yakima have risen 5.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.96/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.80/g, according to gasoline price website YakimaGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Yakima during the past week, prices yesterday were 24.3 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 32.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 20.3 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 12.9 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.