Gasoline prices in Lubbock have taken a sharp dip.

According to the weekly KFYO News Gas Price Survey, the average price of regular self-serve gas is $3.18 per gallon. That is a 10 cent drop from last week.

Lubbock motorists were paying more at the pump a year ago with prices at $3.67 per gallon. Three years ago, prices were cheaper in Lubbock at $2.58 per gallon.

Statewide prices also took a steep fall according to the AAA Texas weekly survey. Texans are paying 8 cents less than a week ago at $3.28 per gallon.

The city with the most expensive gas in Texas is Amarillo at $3.33 per gallon while the Dallas/Fort Worth Area has the cheapest surveyed gas at $3.23 per gallon. Lubbock is not part of the AAA survey.

National averages also fell six cents to $3.49 per gallon.

 

Area Current 09/19/13 09/12/13 Difference Year Ago 09/12/12 Difference Record High Date Record High Price
National $3.49 $3.55 -0.06 $3.85 -0.36 07/17/08 $4.11
State $3.28 $3.36 -0.08 $3.66 -0.38 07/17/08 $3.98
Amarillo $3.33 $3.44 -0.11 $3.64 -0.31 07/16/08 $3.98
Austin-San Marcos $3.30 $3.35 -0.05 $3.66 -0.36 07/17/08 $3.97
Beaumont $3.26 $3.32 -0.06 $3.63 -0.37 07/16/08 $4.00
Corpus Christi $3.25 $3.33 -0.08 $3.64 -0.39 07/15/08 $3.96
Dallas $3.23 $3.33 -0.10 $3.64 -0.41 07/16/08 $3.98
El Paso $3.27 $3.32 -0.05 $3.62 -0.35 07/17/08 $3.97
Ft. Worth $3.23 $3.32 -0.09 $3.63 -0.40 07/16/08 $3.97
Galveston $3.28 $3.33 -0.05 $3.62 -0.34 07/14/08 $3.97
Houston $3.28 $3.33 -0.05 $3.64 -0.36 07/17/08 $3.96
San Antonio $3.29 $3.36 -0.07 $3.63 -0.34 07/16/08 $3.96
Texarkana $3.30 $3.38 -0.08 $3.71 -0.41 07/17/08 $3.98