How gas prices changed in Alabama last week

(STACKER) – The national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline is $4.19, up seven cents this week from last.

Stacker has compiled statistics on gas prices in Alabama using data from AAA. Gas prices are as of May 2. State gasoline tax data is from World Population Review. Three states, Connecticut, Georgia and Maryland, have temporarily suspended gasoline taxes to help consumers as the cost of gasoline has risen.

Meanwhile, diesel prices hit a new high of $5.16 a gallon on April 29. Prices climbed more than 16 cents over the weekend, hitting $5.32 a gallon on Monday, May 2.

For those whose careers are spent on the road like owner-operators — self-employed truckers who own their vehicle — filling up their 250-gallon tanks for $1,300 can be prohibitively expensive.

Experts warn that while drivers are currently feeling the strain of global energy market volatility, business owners and consumers will also begin to feel that financial burden as higher costs are passed through the supply chain. ‘supply.

Alabama in numbers
– Current price: $3.85
– Weekly variation: +0.02$ (+0.6%)
– Change of year: +$1.22 (+46.2%)
– Gas tax: $0.24 per gallon (33rd highest among all states)
– Historically high gas prices: $4.16 (3/11/22)

Subways with the most expensive gas in Alabama
#1. Daphne-Fairhope-Foley: $3.95
#2. Russell County: $3.94
#3. Dothan: $3.92
#4. Mobile: $3.91
#5. Montgomery: $3.88
#6. Florence-Muscle Shoals: $3.87
#7. Auburn: $3.84
#8. Birmingham: $3.83
#9. Huntsville: $3.83
#ten. Tuscaloosa: $3.80
#11. Decaturate: $3.79
#12. Anniston-Oxford: $3.76
#13. Gadsden: $3.73

States with the most expensive gas
#1. California: $5.74
#2. Hawaii: $5.25
#3. Nevada: $5.09

States with the cheapest gas
#1. Georgia: $3.72
#2. Missouri: $3.77
#3. Kansas: $3.79

States with the highest gasoline tax per gallon
#1. Pennsylvania: $0.59
#2. California: $0.53
#3. Washington: $0.52

States with the lowest gasoline tax per gallon
#1. Alaska: $0.0895
#2. Hawaii: $0.16
#3. Virginia: $0.162

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