AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch Report for July 31st 2014
Gas prices across the state continue to decrease according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch Report.
The statewide average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline is currently $3.37, four cents less than the average of last week. That's also 15 cents less than the current national average of $3.52.
Those in the Dallas-Fort Worth area are paying $3.36 for their gas, while those in El Paso are seeing a 9 cent increase to $3.45. Drivers in Houston are seeing a price of $3.38, and San Antonio drivers are paying around $3.35 for a gallon of gas.
According to the Energy Information Administration and AAA Texas, Americans are paying the lowest gas prices since mid-March of this year and U.S. refineries are nearing their highest production rates since 2005, all despite continuing geopolitical tensions in the Middle East.