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National average breaks rising streak

GasBuddy Blog -- The streak is over, folks. At least for now. GasBuddy data showed the national average rising for 32 consecutive days- starting January 20 at $3.265/gal, and ending February 21 at $3.733/gal. The tide has now turned and the national average has dropped two days straight. This is certainly excellent news for all of you disillusioned motorists- but I would caution you not to get overly thrilled as prices may linger near these levels for some time.

Meanwhile in Canada, prices have risen to 129.3c/L, 2.6c/L higher than last year at this time. Prices may continue to rise in Canada over the next several days before they too stall out.

However, to start the new work week, it does appear that crude prices are lifting gently as...


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wolfsbane
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2013 6:32:18 AM

Obama will not stand to have lower prices here.
WanderDan
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2013 11:13:43 PM

wonder if some haters here will blame obama for canada's gas prices too..
WanderDan
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2013 11:08:16 PM

jujst so the big oil thieves get a good glut of money
Gas4Gore
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2013 11:42:33 AM

Give it time, it will go back up.
honda0105
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2013 5:58:08 AM

just super slow in coming down...
honda0105
Champion Author Tallahassee

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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2013 12:16:02 AM

yea... and in the meantime, it rose 65 cents / gal. No surprise it stops and reverses for a little while.
turboz2012
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2013 3:13:17 AM

Its only pausing.
SmkyPlyr984
Veteran Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 8:04:02 PM

next year will be 6 and the year after that 7 and 8 and obama had his wish
SmkyPlyr984
Veteran Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 8:03:22 PM

a little break before the 5 dollar price hike...
SmkyPlyr984
Veteran Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 8:02:51 PM

its going up ,, until obama is out,,,
Donatelo
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 4:18:05 PM

up everywhere around here.
mastermariner
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 10:57:25 AM

Not for long
SkooterG
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 10:44:37 AM

No reason for the recent increases!
SmkyPlyr984
Veteran Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 7:31:29 AM

if you call 3 80 a gallon a break,,, something is wrong..they want to lower it 2 or 3 pennies before the 5 dollar mark comes ..
ejl2000
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:35:51 AM

Don't be fooled by this slight pause we still have four more years of this Do-Nothing in DC!

Hope & Change ....... Due to current economic conditions the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off!
nomad228
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:16:05 AM

it's time for the american public to break something alright........
snky2k
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:06:56 AM

Heh, just went up 25ยข per gallon here, today. $3.89 all over again.
pitamon
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:05:43 AM

Gas dropped 2cents over the weekend. It needs to keep falling.
pitamon
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:05:15 AM

Gas dropped 2cents over the weekend. It needs to keep falling.
kirzon484
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:04:44 AM

the prices remain high .they have no reason to lower them go BO
smqua
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:03:46 AM

Bad trend
Petrock
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:03:08 AM

I have noticed this also, but around here several stations just "bumped" prices UP $0.20 a gallon! Could this make sense? Only for those making windfall profits from it, I suppose!
Alderaan
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:01:56 AM

Gee. Dropped for TWO WHOLE DAYS? I'll stop worrying now!
silverfox63
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:01:27 AM

There is no break here in Michigan at all. Prices have risen to $4 or more a gallon.
okgasbud
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:59:41 AM

How should the weather affect fuel prices? I have a feeling change is on the way.
jci25946
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:58:19 AM

Not dropping here!!
badharley
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:56:50 AM

Not dropping near me yet.
Ferdman17
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:56:32 AM

We will be at these prices for a while.
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:54:22 AM

Nothing has dropped here yet.
gasandgoAL
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:54:14 AM

one station fell three cents yesterday
toxigas
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:52:31 AM

Around here the average price fell a penny, but the day before it went up two pennies.
jeff95519
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:50:51 AM

will see
harleydoctor
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:50:45 AM

Yo president could care less......
JCClark2012
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:49:13 AM

Prices still going up.
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:47:07 AM

Pump prices up .50 overnight here... again.
ILVET
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:45:48 AM

The price of gas is just one of many problems that we face today
Lengas
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:43:00 AM

Steady @ $3.89 here for a LOOOOOOOOOOOOOONG time.
lindact
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:42:58 AM

No real relief...
LeeFree
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:42:55 AM

Went up a few more cents to $3.89/gal here.
Tru2psu2
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:38:20 AM

little relief?
Bill100
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:38:08 AM

It dropped? Obviously, not here. It rose here to 3.999 per gallon. Highest in months.
neptune2008
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:37:49 AM

makes me sick...we arent going to make it...
speedraider
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:37:35 AM

National average , LOL
billybopWI
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:37:00 AM

what goes up must come down,.... eventually, hopefully
hockey_24
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:33:08 AM

haven't saw rising slowing down
rjd1608
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:32:03 AM

went up 46 cents in toledo yesterday
epf
Champion Author Grand Rapids

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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:31:18 AM

I guess Grand Rapids needed one last push, jumped to $3.99 here yesterday.
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:28:34 AM

doubt that
arb0526
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:28:08 AM

Diesel is out the roof
N5EXY
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:27:52 AM

Baloney, Bozama!
Foxt
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2013 5:25:58 AM

Not here either.
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