Gas Prices Still Dropping in Hampton Roads

Gas prices are inching up some places around the country, but here in Hampton Roads they’re still on a slow, steady decline.

According to AAA Tidewater,  in Hampton Roads the current gas price is $2.38, a three cent drop from last week, a 24 cent decrease from last month and 92 cents less than last year. As of today, the price at the pump in Hampton Roads has dropped for 33 consecutive days starting on July 16th at $2.64.

Nationally, gas prices have increased over the last six days but are still down overall, 79 cents cheaper than the same date last year.

AAA does note, however, that we could see a slight increase in gas prices as the summer ends.

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