July 15, 2024 1:54 am
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Gas Prices Continue to Drop in 2024

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Drivers around the nation are happy to see the prices at the gas pump, especially given the ongoing events in the Middle East and the potential for colder months to have pushed prices up. As of January 9th, the average nationwide gas price sits at $3.08 per gallon, down from $3.28 per gallon a year ago according to AAA data. 

In Wisconsin, gas prices remain well below the national average. It currently sits at $2.62 per gallon, 23 cents below where it was one month ago and 49 cents below where it was one year ago. 

In the Milwaukee area, gas prices have fallen to $2.50 per gallon, about 52 cents less than it was one year ago and 29 cents lower than one month ago.

To see more about gas prices across Wisconsin, data from AAA can be found here.