Motorists can expect gas prices to continue to trend cheaper the first few months of 2018, with potential to see the national gas price average in the $2.25-$2.35 range by February.
Phoenix- $2.34/g, down 0.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.34/g.
The price remains $2.85 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com, compared to the average price across the state, which dropped 1 cent to $2.77 per gallon.
Tampa Bay gas prices are down four cents over the week according to gas price tracker GasBuddy.com, but up about 41 cents from this time a year ago. This is the second week in a row that Michigan's statewide average gas price has hit a double digit drop. Nationally, prices have fallen 3.9 cents per gallon to $2.49.
AAA: Year-end gas prices to be highest since 2014
"When oil prices rise, it becomes more expensive to produce gasoline", said Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA.
AAA found self-serve, regular gasoline selling for as low as $2.43 per gallon and as high as $2.70 in Rhode Island.
The lowest price available without a wholesale club membership in Palm Beach County was at BP at Lake Worth and Haverhill roads in Greenacres, GasBuddy reported. The state had the third-argest average price change in the US this past week, the release said. In fact, current prices rank five of the regions states as the top most expensive states in the country: Alaska ($3.26), Hawaii ($3.24), California ($3.19), Washington ($2.99) and OR ($2.84).