Fuel prices continue to climb

Utah gas prices have risen 8.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.98 per gallon Monday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,171 stations. Gas prices in Utah are 52.8 cents per gallon higher than a month ago, yet stand 12.2 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.

According to GasBuddy price reports, the cheapest station in Utah is priced at $2.73 per gallon today while the most expensive is $4.39 per gallon, a difference of $1.66 per gallon. The lowest price in the state Monday is $2.73 per gallon while the highest is $4.39 per gallon, a difference of $1.66 per gallon. The cheapest price in the entire country Monday stood at $2.03 per gallon while the most expensive is $5.19 per gallon, a difference of $3.16 per gallon.