Gas Prices

Like Holiday Decorations, Gas Prices Are Coming

By: Andrew Gross & Devin Gladden

WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 4, 2024)—The national average for a gallon of gas dipped slightly by three cents since last week to $3.09.  One reason could be lower demand, as fewer people are fueling up after the peak of holiday road travel.

“January is a bit of blah time of year, and gas prices are in the doldrums as well,” said Andrew Gross, AAA spokesperson. “Barring some unexpected shock to the global oil market, gas prices will likely shuffle up and down a few cents for a while.”

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